FirstPerson Partners with Springbuk to Host Healthiest Employers of Indiana 2019 Awards Program

INDIANAPOLIS (October 8, 2019)FirstPerson was pleased to partner with Springbuk for Healthiest Employers of Indiana 2019. Every year, this awards program shines a spotlight on companies who invest in innovative strategies to stay ahead of the curve and ensure their top asset – their employees – are not an afterthought.

“We believe it’s important for us to continue building our wellness community. And this event provides the rare opportunity where we can gather, share insight, celebrate industry leaders, and network as we all work toward a healthier Indiana,” said FirstPerson CEO and Founder Bryan Brenner.

The highlight of the October 8 program included a panel discussion moderated by Kenya Turner, Director of HR and Staff Development at College Park Church. During the panel discussion, the following wellness experts shared innovations in employee wellness.

Brian Schroeder, Co-founder and CEO at Preventia Group
Jennifer Pferrer, Executive Director at the Wellness Council of Indiana
Peter Dunn, CEO and Author at Pete the Planner
Ryan Bojrab, Clinical Administrator – Wellness & Lifestyle Medicine at Eskenazi Health

The awards presentation following the panel discussion recognized the wellness work of the first and second runners-up and winners in five size categories. This year’s winners were:

Williams Comfort Air
Witham Health Services
CNO Financial Group
Beacon Health System

This year’s event was supported by many sponsors including:

Business Furniture and Choreo
Grand Rounds
One Drop Medical

Following the awards program, attendees had the opportunity to network with and learn about top wellness vendors providers in Innovation Alley. Companies in attendance included:

• Paylocity
• Business Furniture and Choreo
• Grand Rounds
• One Drop Medical
• OurHealth
• Roche
Circle Wellness
Delta Dental
Indiana Sports Corp
Pete the Planner
Employee Navigator
Performance Lab

For more about this year’s event, click here.

About FirstPerson
FirstPerson is an Indianapolis-based benefits and compensation advisory firm with decades of experience helping clients navigate the changing workforce. We believe a strong partnership begins with discovering and understanding an organization’s unique challenges. As we get to know each client, we bring forward innovative solutions that take care of their people, anticipate future needs, and result in a healthy workplace. For more information, please visit

About Springbuk
Springbuk was built with experience in population health management, benefit plan design and technology. Through this unique combination and the front-line knowledge from their national Healthiest Employers® program, their team discovered an opportunity to improve outcomes, better measure healthcare management impact, and ultimately, create healthier people and healthier bottom lines. From their founding, Springbuk has kept the employer at the core of its vision and mission. For more information, please visit