More than 30 finalists in eight categories have been announced for the 2018 Wealth of Health Awards, to be presented June 21.
Twenty companies and organizations are among the finalists to be recognized. Winners will be named in five categories based on number of employees. Also to be honored are a dozen finalists for rookie of the year, best company group wellness event, and health and wellness champion of the year.
Finalists were judged on the creativity of their initiatives, active participation, ability to effect measurable improvements, sustainability and program outcomes. The awards, now in their 13th year, are presented by the Rochester Business Journal and Excellus BlueCross BlueShield.
The winners in each category will be announced at the awards breakfast from 7:30-9:30 a.m. June 21 at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center.
Tickets for the event are $55 per individual and $550 per table of 10. Additional information and registration is available at https://rbj.net/events/wealth-of-health.
The 2018 finalists are:
Under 150 Employees—Butler/Till; Complemar Partners Inc.; RDG+Partners; SMP.
150-399 Employees—Coordinated Care Services Inc.; The DiMarco Group of Companies; Villa of Hope; Woods Oviatt Gilman.
400-599 Employees—Canandaigua National Bank & Trust; Hammer Packaging; Lawley; The Pike Companies LTD.
600-999 Employees—The Bonadio Group; ESL; LeChase Construction; Regional Transit Service.
1000+ Employees—City of Rochester; Coopervision & Cooper Companies; Finger Lakes Area School Health Plan; The Rochester City School District.
Health and Wellness Champion—Mary Beth Artuso, Complemar Partners Inc.; Debbie Reed, University of Rochester; Aneli Rivera-Nothnagle, The Rochester City School District; Deena Rodriguez, ESL.
Best Wellness Event—The Bonadio Group; Coopervision & Cooper Companies; Finger Lakes Area School Health Plan; RDG+Partners.
Rookie of the Year—The DiMarco Group of Companies; Hammer Packaging; The Rochester City School District; Villa of Hope.