4th of 10 among top 40 Healthiest Employers

Top 10 Healthiest Employers award

GS5, LLC is proud to announce that it has been ranked as one of the Greater Washington area’s top 40 Healthiest Employers, in recognition of its commitment to a healthy workplace and a culture of encouraging greater personal health.

The Washington Business Journal, along with presenting sponsor, UnitedHealthcare, and premium sponsors Littler Mendelson P.C. and USI Insurance Services, announced the rankings of the winners at an awards luncheon on Thursday, September 22, 2011 at the Grand Hyatt Washington. They ranked GS5 fourth out of the ten contestants in the small business category (less than 100 employees).

The award program uses an online assessment tool, composed of 75 questions, to measure wellness programming in six categories:

  • Culture and Leadership Commitment
  • Foundational Components
  • Strategic Planning
  • Communication and Marketing
  • Programming and Interventions
  • Reporting and Analysis

GS5 has a long-standing corporate commitment to wellness.  This commitment includes paid gym memberships and above-industry-average medical benefits for its associates, a yearly Wellness Award, and a history of sponsoring events focused on wellness.

For more information and photos, see the WBJ article.