TULSA, OK – [May 18, 2016] – Oklahoma employers, businesses and companies will gather at OU-Tulsa, 4502 East 41 Street, on May 19th for the 10th annual Make It Your Business Employee Health and Wellness Conference.
The conference will help local employers and organizations understand what it takes to create and implement an effective wellness program, how to create a culture of health, and how to inspire and engage their workforce toward behavior change.
Ryan Picarella will deliver the keynote address. Picarella is the president of the Wellness Council of America, and works with communities and organizations around the country to ignite social movements that will improve the lives of working people in America and around the world.
The conference will include a special recognition luncheon for the 2016 Health Executive challenge winner. The Bama Companies CEO Paula Marshall was selected as this year’s winner by a panel of judges. Past winner Philip Kurtz, CEO of CareATC, will deliver the luncheon keynote address.
Employers of any size are encouraged to register online for the conference at www.tulsa-health.org/miyb in person at the event. Human resource personnel, employee relations committees, wellness and prevention coordinators, productivity managers, and human resource consultants will greatly benefit from attending. Registration includes continental breakfast and catered lunch.
The conference is hosted by the Tulsa Health Department, TSET Healthy Living Program serving Tulsa County, the Tobacco Free Coalition for Tulsa County, and BlueCross BlueShield of Oklahoma.