Kiawah Partners Earns Working Well’s Platinum Recognition for Wellness Incentives and Communication Efforts Within the Workplace

Kiawah Island, S.C. – Kiawah Partners has been honored with Platinum status from the South Carolina Hospitals Association for meeting best practice standards in wellness incentives and communication efforts in the workplace.

The South Carolina Hospitals Association was impressed by Kiawah Partners’ dedication to implement the best practices for creating a healthy worksite and their passion for supporting employees in achieving their optimal wellbeing. To receive this recognition, Kiawah Partners provides incentives to employees for participating in a wellness program or meeting a health-related standard. Additionally, Kiawah Partners regularly promotes their wellness program to employees to increase employee engagement.

“We have dedicated ourselves to developing incentives and programs that are of interest to our employees, at every level,” said Henry Thompson, Director of Human Resources. “This award was the result of strong support and commitment for the Wellness Program from all the Partners and our wellness team.”

Along with receiving Platinum in the incentives and communication area, Kiawah Partners also received its 3rd consecutive Gold Award as part of their participation in the Charleston Healthy Business Challenge. This is Kiawah’s third year participating in the Charleston Healthy Business Challenge, a program that is dedicated to helping organizations improve the overall health and wellbeing of employees to create a focus on wellness in the workplace.

About Kiawah Island
Kiawah Partners is the master developer of Kiawah Island, a 10,000-acre barrier island located 21 miles south of Charleston, South Carolina. With a total of 600 employees, the company’s subsidiaries include Kiawah Island Real Estate and The Kiawah Island Club, which encompasses the Tom Fazio-designed River Course, the Tom Watson-designed Cassique, The Beach Club by Robert A.M. Stern and Sasanqua, the Members only spa. Home to ten miles of pristine beach, a world-class resort and seven elite golf courses, the Island is known for the preservation of the natural environment.

Kiawah Island Real Estate is the sole real estate broker with offices on Kiawah Island. Its 25 agents exclusively offer Kiawah homesites, villas, cottages and single-family residences, many with views of the Atlantic Ocean or Kiawah River and the surrounding marshlands. To view current listings, developments and learn more about the island visit www.kiawahisland.com.

About Working Well
Working Well was founded through the support of The Duke Endowment and is managed by the South Carolina Hospital Association. Working Well is an effort to improve population health across the state of South Carolina by establishing cultures of employee wellbeing where the healthy choice is the easy choice.