HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Six local companies were awarded today as a fit friendly workplace by the American Heart Association.
"It is very exciting to know that our community takes health as a top priority for their employees,"said Eve Bauer, Regional Director for the Pine Belt American Heart Association. "And these companies offer healthy food options as well as physical activity at the workplace."
"We all should know, that you should get 10,000 steps a day for a healthy heart," said Bauer.
The companies awarded today were Hattiesburg Coca-Cola, University of Southern Mississippi, Merrit Health, William Carey University, Aramark aka Eagle Dining, and Eagle Transportation.