FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Vancouver, Canada, November 4, 2014 — BenefitDeck Consulting Ltd., a leading Vancouver-based employee benefits consulting company, announced today its exclusive partnership with Perked!, an innovation leader in merging brain science and technology to boost mental and emotional resilience. Through this partnership, BenefitDeck will distribute the Perked!@Work mobile platform to forward-thinking businesses who want to promote and encourage healthier and happier minds in their workplace. Designed in collaboration with leading neuroscientists and mental health professionals, Perked!@Work engages employees with daily brain-stimulating activities to help them develop the skills to better manage stress, stay positive and grow their emotional intelligence.
According to the World Health Organization, one in four people worldwide will suffer from mental health problems at some point in their lives. Mental health is vitally important to our daily function, and significantly impacts an employee’s engagement, productivity and ultimately, their happiness. Perked! takes a pro-active approach to addressing mental health, by stimulating positive mental well-being through a personalized and interactive experience.
“This partnership is in alignment with our mission to guide Canadian companies on benefit plan decisions and to ultimately improve the health and wellbeing of employees,” said Donald Chu, Founder and Principal of BenefitDeck. “Having used Perked! myself on my iPhone, I particularly like the "Daily Dose of Happiness" as it is a quick and easy action to take my mind off the stresses of a busy day. We are excited to work with Perked! to help organizations pro-actively encourage mental and emotional well-being amongst their employees.”
“BenefitDeck is the expert in employee health benefits, so aligning our efforts with their services is an effective strategy is reaching health-focused employers,” explained Jane Chung, Co-Founder and CEO at Perked!. “There is a need to address mental and emotional wellbeing in the workplace. The Perked!@Work mobile application is an easy to implement solution for employers to boost happiness and health organization-wide and improve productivity.”
Available in early 2015, BenefitDeck Consulting is offering its customers a 30-day free trial and a discount on the annual membership. For more information on Perked!@Work, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-877-318-1812.
About BenefitDeck Consulting Ltd.
BenefitDeck Consulting Ltd. is a health benefits consulting company based in Vancouver, BC. BenefitDeck's mission is to help Canadian companies make effective decisions relating to their employee benefits. Guided by the principles of trust, integrity, and transparency, BenefitDeck is committed to helping clients create a desirable and healthy work environment. Work with our benefits specialists to customize a health plan that helps you attract staff and sustain costs. For more information, visit www.benefitdeck.com.
About Perked! Inc.
Perked! is a leading company dedicated to bringing innovation in the area of mental and emotional wellbeing. We merge powerful evidence-based research and technology to engage and support positive wellbeing in the workplace and for the people you love. For more information, visit www.perked.co.
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