Builders Mutual Selected as Healthiest Employer
RALEIGH, N.C. – Builders Mutual Insurance Company was recently honored as one of the Triangle Business Journal’s Healthiest Employers for 2019. These awards recognize the “best of the best” companies and nonprofits within the Triangle that are committed to implementing healthy initiatives on a daily basis. The 26 companies selected were honored on October 25 at Brier Creek Country Club in Raleigh, NC.
Builders Mutual began its wellness program, Builders Mutual in Balance (BMiB) in 2005. Since then, BMiB has grown to provide employees a variety of fitness and wellbeing activities to suit their interests and needs. Builders Mutual understands that there are many facets associated with health and are committed to educating their employees on healthy habits.
They offer an on-site gym and annual wellness reimbursement incentive, reduced fees for weight loss programs, financial wellness classes, yoga and boot camp fitness classes, annual health fair and other committee-led activities during the year. Builders Mutual also offers annual on-site biometric screenings, health assessments, and personal health coaching.
“We are fortunate to have a strong wellness program, led entirely by volunteers and fully supported by our leadership,” states Michele Hemric, AVP of Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness. “Our focus this year has been on a larger view of wellbeing so that our employees can achieve positive changes in Physical, Social / Emotional, Financial and Community health.”
We are extremely proud of our success and even more proud of being recognized for building a solid wellness program. Builders Mutual puts an emphasis on achieving wellbeing for each employee.
Headquartered in North Carolina, Builders Mutual is one of the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast’s leading writers of commercial insurance for the construction industry. Since its inception, Builders Mutual has broadened its territory beyond North Carolina to include the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. The company provides coverage to more than 25,000 policyholders through more than 5,000 sales agents and employs more than 300 staff at its Raleigh headquarters.