On June 22, Associated Benefits and Risk Consulting (ABRC) was among seventy-three organizations in Hennepin County who received the 2017 Wellness by Design Award for excellence in worksite wellness during an award ceremony at the Earl Brown Heritage Center. The award recognizes organizations that make employee health a priority through creative and effective wellness initiatives.


Hennepin County Commissioner Mike Opat kicked off the award ceremony. Chief Operating Officer Mickey Webb and Senior Wellness Consultant Julie Coe of Associated Benefits and Risk Consulting were present at the event.


“It is an honor to receive this award for the eighth consecutive year. It is something we proudly showcase on our wall for clients and colleagues to see that we are making employee health a priority,” said Coe.


Wellness by Design Awards are presented to Hennepin County employers that demonstrate accomplishments in management support, wellness infrastructure, communication, and programming directed at improving employee health.