April 27, 2015
Fairwinds Credit Union: Best Large Company - No. 28

Photo: Noram Lopez Molina

"Our employees' health and well-being is really important to us." — Cathy Hertz(left)

« Return to Florida's Best Companies To Work For 2013

Fairwinds Credit Union: Best Large Company - No. 28

What do you like best about your company?

Cathy Hertz, Executive vice president for human resources
Orlando - Banking

“We are generous with the number of sick days we provide to our employees. Our employees’ health and well-being is really important to us. We do require you carry a certain amount of sick days, but after you meet that minimum requirement, you can turn that sick pay into compensation for wellness purchases. You can use it to pay for your gym membership or use it to pay for a piece of fitness equipment, or the employee’s insurance premium that comes out of their paychecks. It is very cool. I have worked in different companies, and it’s the only company I have seen do this.”

Tags: Trendsetters, Banking & Finance, Best Companies

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

TEDx Talk
TEDx Talk

The wonderful and terrifying implications of computers that can learn.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Florida's "growler beer" bill is about to become law - only lacks Gov. Scott's signature. Your opinion?

  • Good! About time.
  • I'm neutral on the idea of craft breweries being able to sell 64-ounce "growlers."
  • I am against this bill becoming law.

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe