Wisconsin Fit-Friendly Worksite

Updated:Dec 30,2014

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We are pleased to announce the final list of Fit-Friendly Worksites for the November 2014 cycle. The November list of awardees totals 1,896 worksites, representing more than 5.5 million employees!

In 2014,  86 Wisconsin worksites received Fit-Friendly Awards: 16 Platinum Level, 67 Gold Level,  and 3 Worksite Innovation Recognition.

Fit-Friendly Worksites are recognized by the American Heart Association following two application cycles (April 1 and November 1) 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 April 1, 2015.  Call your local office for more information.


November 2014 Platinum AwardsNovember 2014 Gold Awards
Bellin Health, Green Bay
Cardinal Components, Menomonee Falls
Chr. Hansen, Inc., Milwaukee
Cummins, Stoughton
Gundersen Lutheran Health System, LaCrosse
Independent Care Health Plan, Milwaukee
MGIC, Milwaukee
The Starr Group, Greenfield
Wisconsin Lift Truck Corp, Brookfield

November 2014
Worksite Innovation Award 

Meriter Hospital, Inc., Madison
The Starr Group, Greenfield
Actuant Corporation Menomonee Falls
Allen Edmonds Corporation Port Washington
American Family Insurance Madison
Calumet County Chilton
CJ & Associates, Inc. New Berlin
David Insurance Agency Racine
EMCS, Inc. Milwaukee
Franklin Energy Services LLC Port Washington
GE Healthcare (Research Park Location) Wauwatosa
Glenroy, Inc Menomonee Falls
Harley-Davidson Motor Company Milwaukee
Hudson Hospital & Clinic Hudson
Ingersoll Rand / Trane La Crosse
Jewish Family Services, Milwaukee
JPMorgan Chase Bank NA, Milwaukee
KI, Green Bay
Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Neenah
Kohn Law Firm S.C., Milwaukee
Mercy Health System, Janesville
Meriter Hospital, Inc., Madison
Milwaukee Public Schools, Milwaukee
Modine Manufacturing Company, Racine
North Shore Bank, Brookfield
Polk County Wisconsin, Balsam Lake
PyraMax Bank, Greenfield
QPS Employment Group, Brookfield
Roundy's Supermarkets, Milwaukee
School District of New Berlin, New Berlin
SparkNET Corporation, De Pere
St. Marys Hospital, Madison
Steinhafels, Waukesha
The Merco Group/General Pet Supply, Milwaukee
United Healthcare of Wisconsin, Inc, Wauwatosa
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



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
Workplace Wellness Resources at heart.org/workplacewellness

Fit-Friendly Worksite Recognition
  • Quarterly "Heart at Work" provides healthy messages for your newsletters