East Greenwich, RI (PRWEB) May 29, 2013
Heather Provino, Chief Executive Officer and founder of Provant, a leading provider of worksite health and wellness programs, has been named a “Woman to Watch” in Health Care Services by Providence Business News’ sixth annual Business Women Awards.
Provino is celebrated, alongside Rhode Island businesswomen across six industry categories, for leading the community through exceptional career achievements and mentorship.
In the past nine years Provant has flourished, growing from just two to 132 Rhode Island-based employees and a network of over 10,000 employees nationwide.
As CEO, Provino is core to maintaining Provant’s passionate, committed team culture, as she encourages a true work/life balance for her employees and their families.
Barbara Anketell, Senior Vice President of Operations, described Provino as “an inspirational leader who guides us in managing the health of over six million employees nationwide. She impacts each program participant in truly meaningful ways by leading our staff who identify personal health risks and encourage healthy behaviors. She is thoroughly dedicated to improving people’s health.”
“Heather’s passion is contagious and is the catalyst for our teams when working with our client partners,” added Bill Dunne, Senior Vice President of Business Development.
Provino and other Providence Business News Business Women Award winners will be recognized at a luncheon at the Providence Marriott on May 30, 2013 from noon to 2 p.m.
Founded in 2001, Provant’s vision is to change the health of America, one person at a time. With its network of 10,000+ employees nationwide, Provant touches more than 6 million lives by delivering customized worksite health and wellness strategies and services. Provant is a privately held company and is headquartered in East Greenwich, Rhode Island. To learn more, visit http://www.provanthealth.com
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