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Corporate Wellness Award 3rd Place: Retirement Investment Advisors Inc.

Even with a staff of just 16, Retirement Investment Advisors Inc. goes above and beyond to instill a health and wellness mindset in its employees. “It is important to stay healthy because it really does increase productivity for us,” says Erin Wentroth, vice president of marketing. The firm’s employees are a little on the competitive

Corporate Wellness Award 2nd Place: American Fidelity Assurance Company

American Fidelity Assurance Company incorporates wellness into its culture in order to make happier, healthier employees. To that end, the company continues to add to and improve its premium programs. Not only can employees utilize the on-site fitness center and professionally taught classes, but they can also enjoy meals at an on-site grill featuring healthy

Corporate Wellness Award 1st Place: Norman Specialty Hospital

Working 12-hour shifts can be brutal on one’s health, so Norman Specialty Hospital ensures its employees are not only taking care of patients but themselves. As the Corporate Wellness Award first-place winner, the hospital naturally sports all the bells and whistles when it comes to a health-conscience workplace, including free, regularly scheduled exercise classes; employee

Male Over 50 Champion: Michael Smith

Michael Smith believes his example has influenced others, specifically his adult children and their families. His wife and children, their spouses and his grandchildren all participate in regular fitness activities and sports. His exercise regimen includes cycling and regular workouts at the gym, which are a minimum of 45 minutes five to six times a

Female Over 50 Runner-Up: Lucy Fritts

When her son was nearly school-age is when Lucy Fritts got more serious about her routine. She turned another corner about 10 years ago, after several of her siblings developed heart issues. That’s when she changed her family’s dietary plan: low-fat, low-calorie, increased fruits and vegetables. She does have one addiction, however: Wii Fit. And

Female Over 50 Champion: Anne Roper

It was many years ago, while in college, that Anne Roper admits to gaining more than the freshman 15. After completing her college career, she took the weight off and has remained fit and active while raising her three daughters – now all in their 20s. “As I’ve gotten older, I’ve had to work at

okcBIZ Fittest Execs

With Oklahoma ranking as the sixth-fattest state in America with a 31.1% obesity rate, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, our population is pushing the scales, which triggers negative health effects, thereby putting needless pressure on company insurance rates. That’s why okcBIZ has partnered with INTEGRIS Health Pacer Health Services, Bob