Vital Change Event Demystifies Corporate Wellness Programs

Harvard Club Wellness Exhibition to Provide Actionable Strategies and Education for CEO's, Senior Human Resources Managers and Business Owners

New York, CT, March 05, 2014 --( Vital Change, the positive force for powerful growth, invites forward-thinking business leaders to join corporate wellness experts from around the world for a full day of interactive sessions focused on workplace wellness as a strategy for growth. The event, hosted by Quantum Lead, in partnership with NFP and Healthy Business Group, will take place on Thursday, March 6, at the Harvard Club of NYC, 35 West 44th Street. Admission is free to those who register in advance with code VCVIP at

“Companies that participate in corporate wellness initiatives experience an average of 19% greater operating income, 11% more revenue per employee, and a far greater rate of talent retention and engagement than their non-participating competitors,” said Jayne Gumpel, President of Quantum Lead, consultants for conscious leadership. “To help business leaders achieve that success and more in their own companies, Vital Change’s program speakers and partners include some of the world’s foremost experts on corporate wellness and business strategy. The power and value of this event is unprecedented.”

Vital Change will serve as an experiential toolbox of strategy, education, resources, and support for CEOs, business owners and Human Resources executives who recognize the importance of infusing wellness into their companies as a strategy for growth. The bottom-line focused program will feature renowned and influential leaders such as Judd Allen PhD, president of The Human Resources Institute and advisor to The Clinton Global Initiative; Derek Yach, senior vice president, The Vitality Group; Joel Wernick, CEO, Phoebe Putney; William Baun, wellness officer, MD Anderson Cancer Center and president of the board of the National Wellness Institute; Ruth Quillian Wolever, PhD, Duke University Integrative Medicine; and Olu Beck, CEO, The Beck Group.

To meet the specific needs and interests of both C-level leadership and Human Resources executives responsible for executing wellness initiatives, Vital Change will feature two distinct programs throughout the day and evening of March 6.

Vital Change Daytime Event for Human Resources Executives – 12:00 – 5:00 pm
Human Resources executives and business owners are invited to network with the nation’s leading wellness companies while learning about the resources available to help build comprehensive, impactful wellness programs for their own organizations. Speaker presentations and a roundtable discussion will focus on wellness as a business strategy and best practices for employee engagement and leadership participation.

12:00 – 5:30 pm -- Wellness Partners Exhibition Floor
Featuring, Global Corproate Challenge (GCC), Quad Med, Teledoc,
Vitality and many more

12:00 – 1:30 pm – Wellness that Works Luncheon Program

2:30 – 5:00 pm – Interactive Wellness Strategy Presentation Sessions

Vital Change Evening Event for Chief Executives and Business Owners – 5:30 – 9:00 pm
The evening program is designed for C Suite executives interested in the design and implementation of breakthrough wellness programs. The event includes targeted networking with leaders from companies at the forefront of wellness and employee technology, plus a best-in-class program from leading edge, global experts on wellness and business strategy.

5:30 – 6:30 pm – Cocktails & Networking

6:30 – 9:00 pm – Dinner Program – Keynote Presentations and Leadership Panel

Vital Change is presented by Quantum Lead, consultants for conscious leadership, in partnership with NFP, the leader in the delivery of benefit solutions for companies of life insurance/wealth management solutions for high net worth individuals, and with Healthy Business Group (HBG) a consulting firm that provides a measures-based approach to the design and delivery of workplace health improvement strategies and solutions.

For a complete Agenda, list of speakers, additional information or to register for free admission using code VCVIP, visit or contact 212.286.1850 or

About Quantum Lead
Quantum Lead, consultants for vital change, helps businesses create greater economic value by empowering leaders to make personal shifts that bring out the best in themselves and their teams, leading to greater company productivity. Through its peer leadership forums, one-to-one coaching programs, and customized leader-focused consulting engagements, Quantum Lead helps executives chart a course to increased profits, stronger leadership and improved rates of happiness in the workplace. By fostering the ongoing development of forward-thinking business leaders Quantum Lead both inspires and equips today’s executives to effect positive change in themselves, their organizations and the world.
Vital Change
Shelly Marr