Making the list for five consecutive years

2015 Healthiest Employer Award - 249x304pxPortland, Oregon- October 21, 2015- The Partners Group, a leading Northwest based financial and insurance consulting firm, has been named as one of the Healthiest Employers of Oregon by the Portland Business Journal. This is the fifth consecutive year The Partners Group has been honored to make the list in the 100-499 employee category.

The “Healthiest Employers of Oregon” program is designed to reward companies who are demonstrating innovation and leadership in their wellness programs. The award utilizes an online assessment to measure wellness programming in six key categories: leadership commitment, foundational components, strategic planning, communication, marketing, programming, interventions, reporting, and analysis. More information about the Healthiest Employers list and how the answers are measured are on the Healthiest Employers website.

Doreen Barnhouse, VP of Operations at The Partners Group, stated “We are proud and honored to once again receive recognition as one of Oregon’s Healthiest Employers. We strive to develop programs that educate employees as to why optimum health is important, as well as motivate them to make the changes to achieve it. Our goal is to have fun in the process, knowing that good physical and mental health enables the release of those “feel good” hormones that reward the effort and promotes sustained lifestyle change.”

Founded in 1981, The Partners Group has been serving the financial and insurance needs of employers and successful individuals for over 30 years. We are an independent consulting firm with services including employee benefits, business consulting, retirement planning and investment services, commercial and individual insurance. The Partners Group has offices in Bellevue, WA; Portland, OR; Lake Oswego, OR; Bend, OR; and Bozeman, MT. For more information, please visit 800-434-4662.