Healthiest Employers of Indiana Announced

INDIANAPOLIS (April 28, 2022) – CNO Financial of Carmel, Witham Health Services of Lebanon, Max Service Group of Indianapolis and MJ Insurance of Carmel were named the 2021 Healthiest Employers® of Indiana at an event hosted by First Person Advisors, NFP and Springbuk, and sponsored by Paylocity and SIHO Insurance Services.

The four companies rose to the top of more than 300 applications that were scored in six categories relating to creating healthier workplaces: leadership commitment, foundational components, strategic planning, communication and marketing, programming and interventions, and reporting and analytics.

The 2021 winners by category are:

1,500+ Employee Category
CNO Financial Group, Carmel

500-1,499 Employee Category
Witham Health Services, Lebanon

2,499 Employee Category
MAX Service Group, Indianapolis

Benefits Advisor and Insurance Category*
MJ Insurance, Carmel
*First Person was not eligible to compete since it sponsored the awards program.

“We’re excited to receive this award, especially after the last two years in healthcare,” said Trina Rose, wellness coordinator at Witham Health Services. “Many of our people have compassion fatigue, and we’re here to take care of them so that they can take care of their patients.”

“We’re proud to be named one of the healthiest workplaces in the state just three years after starting a wellness program,” said Adam Griffin, vice president of administration at MAX Service Group, which is the holding company for Williams Comfort Air and Mr. Plumber in Indiana, as well as other brands in other states. “The program includes annual wellness screenings, monthly educational sessions, access to a health coach and more.”

Founded in 2009 in Indianapolis, the Healthiest Employers® awards program allows organizations to dive into their employees’ health data and support their healthy lifestyles in and out of the workplace. Since it was launched, the program has expanded nationally, with more than 10,000 employers participating across the country, representing more than 60 million employee lives.

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About First Person Advisors 
A subsidiary of NFP, First Person Advisors is an Indianapolis-based benefits, compensation, organizational health, well-being, retirement, and property and casualty advisory firm with decades of experience helping clients navigate the changing workforce. Building partnerships by discovering and understanding each client’s unique challenges, First Person delivers holistic solutions that allow employers to take care of their people and anticipate future needs in a workplace where people can fulfill their potential.
About Springbuk 
As the company that created the Healthiest Employers program, Springbuk has built an uncommon knowledge and understanding of employer healthcare. This front-row seat offers trends, benchmarking and insight into the opportunities to drive meaningful financial and health outcomes.

Media Contacts:
First Person – Jen Schmits Thomas,, 317-441-2487
Springbuk – Haley Elmore,, 812-454-6133