workplace wellness, KC Chamber, businesses, certified

Oct. 5, 2017–  This year, 233 area Kansas City businesses and nonprofits have been awarded “Workplace Wellness Certification” from the KC Chamber’s Healthy KC Workplace Wellness initiative. That’s an increase of 20 companies over the 2016 number and an increase of 102 over the 2015 number of certified companies.

The certified businesses, nonprofits and other organizations have made wellness a priority.  Healthy foods in the cafeteria and vending machines; workout facilities on site; smoking cessation programs; meditation rooms – those are just a few of the ways businesses are encouraging good health for their employees. More on this story can be found here.

“Bishop-McCann is excited to have achieved Silver Status in our first year participating with the KC Chamber. Knowing its many benefits, our goal is to find creative ways to inspire wellness for all people in our organization”, said Melanie Maddock, Vice President of Talent & Culture, Bishop-McCann.


  • The KC Chamber knows Kansas City business.
  • We are a membership organization that represents more than 2,250 companies and 300,000 employees across the Greater Kansas City region.
  • Our geographical representation serves 15 counties in the bi-state area: the Missouri counties of Bates, Caldwell, Cass, Clay, Jackson, Lafayette, Platte and Ray; and the Kansas counties of Douglas, Franklin, Johnson, Leavenworth, Linn, Miami and Wyandotte.
  • While all the area’s largest employers are members of the KC Chamber, approximately 90 percent of Chamber members are defined as small businesses.

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About Bishop-McCann

Bishop-McCann is one of the industry leaders in producing meetings, incentive programs and corporate events worldwide.  Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., with offices in Chicago, San Francisco and Minneapolis, Bishop-McCann produces meetings, incentives and live events worldwide, combining Midwest culture and values with agency expertise to create a unique working experience. Our Mission: We Create Joy!
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Bishop-McCann Receives Silver Status Workplace Wellness Certification from the KC Chamber’s Healthy KC Workplace Wellness Initiative was last modified: October 6th, 2020 by Annette Beck