This is the 2nd year that Burr has been ranked as a finalist, and the first year the firm has won outright. The firm was recognized for this award in the October 25 edition of the Orlando Business Journal.
“Since the first wellness initiative was implemented at Burr & Forman in 2008, the firm has continued its commitment to healthy living through a variety of programs aimed at physical fitness, nutrition and reducing stress,” said Jim Pratt, managing partner of Burr & Forman’s Orlando office. “As much time as our employees spend in the office, we should be concerned with their health and general well-being. These are people we care about. In addition, a healthy workforce fosters a more positive work environment and improves the quality of the work we provide to our clients. We are pleased to be included among an impressive list of companies that incorporate innovative benefits and wellness programs to keep their employees happy and healthy.”
The firm’s wellness initiatives include annual biometric health screenings, an online health coaching website, a smoking cessation program, and flu shots to its employees and spouses. To further support healthy living, Burr & Forman offers a variety of healthy lunch and snack options and cutting-edge fitness devices.