Healthiest Companies Award
One of America’s Healthiest Companies SEVEN Years Running!
Nature’s Sunshine Products was recognized by Interactive Health as one of the Healthiest Companies in America. Based in Chicago, Illinois, Interactive Health evaluates over 1,400 companies each year for this prestigious award. In 2013, only 68 companies qualified for this recognition; and even more impressive, Nature’s Sunshine is one of only three companies that have received this award for seven years in a row!*
A global leader in health and nutrition products, Nature’s Sunshine focuses on helping people live healthier lives. As part of its mission, Nature’s Sunshine encourages staff to adopt healthier habits and promotes a “culture of health” through a variety of programs, including:
Nature’s Sunshine Health Programs
- Sunshine Steps Wellness Program
- 12-Week Fitness Challenge
- Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk
- Annual Health Fair
- Gym Membership Reimbursements
- Free Nature’s Sunshine Products
- And more
Nature’s Sunshine employees choose the programs and activities that they want to participate in, and they are rewarded for their efforts. Over the past seven years, a large number of Nature’s Sunshine employees have shown improvements in key areas, including lower blood pressure, lower LDL cholesterol and triglycerides, and improved blood glucose levels.
“It takes courage and commitment to develop a strategic approach to wellness, which is what each of our winners demonstrated in 2013. We are proud to honor them with the Healthiest Companies in America award,” said Joseph A. O’Brien, Interactive Health President and CEO. “Each of these organizations has created a culture of health that goes beyond simply helping at-risk employees improve their health. They have found creative ways to make achieving individual and corporate wellness goals fun,” he said.
Nature’s Sunshine Products’ Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory L. Probert concurred. “This unique recognition demonstrates our company’s ongoing and relentless commitment to health,” he said. “Our employees take charge of their lives. They work to maintain excellent health utilizing the wellness program and other tools and benefits. We’re extremely proud to qualify for this award yet again.”
“We love being one of America’s healthiest companies,” Probert added. “This honor speaks highly of our dedicated workforce and reflects on our vast line of premium quality products and on our company mission, to transform lives around the world by providing the most innovative and highest quality health solutions.”
Christine Frazier, Manager of Insurance Benefits and Wellness at Nature’s Sunshine, said, “Nature’s Sunshine is truly part of an elite group that has achieved this status. The executive buy-in and support of our wellness programs has made them much more successful.”
Nature’s Sunshine believes that healthier employees create a stronger company and a more productive workforce, and they strive to support this philosophy each day. Probert concluded, “As a health company, we don’t just talk the talk, we walk the walk.”
*Interactive Health began recognizing companies for the Healthiest Company in America Award in 2007. Nature’s Sunshine has earned the award each year it has been given.