Wisconsin Fit-Friendly Worksite

Updated:May 20,2014

MWA FFW headerCongratulations to these organizations in our state that were recognized in April 2014 and November 2013 as Fit-Friendly Worksites

In 2013-2014,  74 Wisconsin worksites received Fit-Friendly Awards: 57 Gold Level, 15 Platinum Level and 2 Worksite Innovation Recognition. Nationally we recognized 4,253 worksites representing more than 10 million people.

Fit-Friendly Worksites are recognized following two application cycles (Nov. 1 and April 1) by the American Heart Association as employers who go above and beyond when it comes to their employees' health.

Register your worksite for Fit-Friendly Recognition online now!    Our next Fit-Friendly application and renewal deadline is November 1, 2014.  Call your local office for more information.

April 2014 Platinum AwardsApril 2014 Gold Awards
Appvion, Appleton
GE Healthcare Tower Avenue, Milwaukee
J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc., Neenah
NWTC, Green Bay
Ozaukee County, Port Washington
Prevea Health, Green Bay
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc, Milwaukee

April 2014 Worksite Innovation 
St. Norbert College, De Pere
Accuray, Madison
Agnesian HealthCare, Fond du Lac
Alliant Energy, Madison
American Enterprises, Inc., Germantown
Columbus Community Hospital, Columbus
Edgerton Hospital and Health Services, Edgerton
Foot Locker Corporate Services, Milwaukee
Fort HealthCare, Fort Atkinson
Froedtert Health, Wauwatosa
GMR Marketing, New Berlin
Halvor Lines, Superior
HG Meigs, LLC, portage
Inpro Corporation, Muskego
Lakeview Medical Center, Rice Lake
ManpowerGroup, Milwaukee
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Merchants Moving & Storage, Racine
Milwaukee Center for Independence, Milwaukee
MSI General Corporation, Oconomowoc
OS inc., Pewaukee
Physicians Plus Insurance Corporation, Madison
Quarles & Brady LLP, Milwaukee
Quest CE, Milwaukee
Sauk Prairie Healthcare, Prairie du Sac
Spooner School District, Spooner
St. Norbert College, De Pere
Stoughton Hospital, Stoughton
Teel Plastics, Inc., Baraboo
University of Wisconsin Green Bay, Green Bay
UW Health, Madison
VJS Construction Services, Inc., Pewaukee
West Bend Mutual Insurance Company, West Bend
Wisconsin Health Fund, Milwaukee
YMCA of Metropolitan MIlwaukee, MIlwaukee
November 2013 Platinum AwardsNovember 2013 Gold Awards
Calumet County, Chilton
Chr. Hansen, Inc., Milwaukee
Gundersen Lutheran Health System, La Crosse
Independent Care Health Plan, Milwaukee
MGIC, Milwaukee
PyraMax Bank, Greenfield
The Starr Group, Greenfield
We Energies, Milwaukee
Worksite Innovation Award 
American Family Insurance, Madison
Actuant Corporation, Menomonee Falls
Allen Edmonds Corporation, Port Washington
American Family Insurance, Madison
Cardinal Components, Menomonee Falls
CJ & Associates, Inc., New Berlin
Cummins, Stoughton
EMCS, Inc., Milwaukee
Franklin Energy Services LLC, Port Washington
Glenroy, Inc, Menomonee Falls
Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Milwaukee
Helwig Carbon Products,Inc, Milwaukee
Ingersoll Rand / Trane, La Crosse
KI, Green Bay
Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Neenah
Kohn Law Firm S.C., Milwaukee
Mercy Health System, Janesville
Meriter Hospital, Inc., Madison
Natural Resource Technology Inc, Milwaukee
North Shore Bank, Brookfield
Polk County Wisconsin, Balsam Lake
QPS Employment Group, Brookfield
School District of New Berlin, New Berlin
St. Marys Hospital, Madison



Promoting a wellness culture by providing support to employees and implementing numerous healthy cultural changes is a Win/Win for everyone.
  • Increase productivity
  • Reduce absenteeism
  • Lower turnover, improve employee satisfaction
  • Reduce healthcare costs

My Life Check / Simple 7 Risk Assessment

Nutrition Programs at heart.org/nutrition
  • Healthy diet goals
  • Healthy cooking
  • Dining Out tips
  • Recipes
  • Food Certifcation Heart-Check mark
  • Grocery List Builder
  • National Eating Healthy Day (1st Wed in Nov)
Physical Activity at startwalkingnow.org
  • Walking Clubs
  • Google map-based Walking Paths
  • National Walking Day (1st Wed in April)
  • Physical Activity Tracker
Fit-Friendly Worksite Recognition
  • Quarterly "Heart at Work" provides healthy messages for your newsletters