NASHVILLE, Tenn. ─ The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) has been recognized as a Gold Level Recipient of the American Heart Association’s Fit-Friendly Worksites Recognition program.
The Fit-Friendly Worksites program is a catalyst for positive change. Worksites throughout the nation can be part of the initiative by making the health and wellness of their employees a priority. The MNAA was recognized as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association’s My Heart. My Life. initiative for:
• Offering employees physical activity support;
• Providing/increasing healthy eating options at the worksite;
• Promoting a wellness culture; and
• Implementing at least nine criteria as outlined by the American Heart Association
in the areas of physical activity, nutrition and culture.
“We are extremely honored and excited to be recognized by the American Heart Association’s My Heart. My Life. initiative as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Worksite,” said Rob Wigington, president and CEO of the MNAA, which owns and operates Nashville International and John C. Tune airports. “Employee health and wellness are very important priorities here at the Nashville Airport Authority, and we are proud to offer our employees a robust wellness program through a partnership of the MNAA Wellness Committee and Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness.”