List of Exhibitors


Once again you’ll be able to enjoy the Exhibit Marketplace at Conference 2011. For exhibitor information, click here. Browse the 2011 Exhibit Marketplace and learn about the following companies (updated as of May 18):

12 Weeks Inc.

Contact: Charles Curtis
Phone: 604.921.2348
Fax: 604.921.2346

12 Weeks provides healthy solutions for ongoing lifestyle, productivity, work life, wellness, stress and weight loss challenges. 12 Weeks delivers valuable tools and coaching, creating positive and lasting behavior change. We focus on shifting unproductive attitudes and beliefs that stand in the way of creating lasting change.

Aon Hewitt


Aon Hewitt is the global leader in human capital consulting and outsourcing solutions. The company designs, implements, communicates and administers human capital, retirement, investment management, health care, compensation and talent management strategies. With more than 29,000 professionals in 90 countries, Aon Hewitt makes the world a better place to work.

Banyan Work Health Solutions


Contact: Gordon Polk
Phone: 905.631.9788

BEN-X® is a third party administrator of health benefit claims using pay direct cards and software solutions to reduce costs and improve claims processing efficiencies. We support self-insured ASO and stand alone HSA accounts. “Reduce your costs, not your coverage.”


Contact: Jasmine May
Phone: 416.303.2637

At BrunchWorks, our mission is to provide a customized, health and wellness program created for your employees’ fast paced lifestyle.
Our goal is to create a healthy corporate culture, which will in-turn provide your company with on-going return on your investment.

Solutions Includes:

  • Healthy Snacking Baskets
  • Workplace Meal Delivery Service
  • Monthly Lunch and Learns
  • Weekly Nutritional Newsletters
  • Group Fitness Workshops

Benefits include;

  • Increased Employee Health, Productivity, Morale, Corporate Image
  • Reduced Healthcare Costs, Absenteeism, Turnover, Injuries

Canadian Medical Association

Contact: Josee Thibodeau
Phone: 514.738.6770 ext. 248
Fax: 514.738.4827

MD Physician Services (formerly Practice Solutions), a subsidiary of the Canadian Medical Association, is a full-service practice management and web services provider in the development and promotion of online medical services for physicians, employers and consumers. We provide Canadians with online health and wellness resources and help organizations understand their health trends.


Contact: Elaine Canning
Phone: 905.572.2981 ext. 4411
Fax: 905.572.2206

CCOHS is Canada’s national resource for the advancement of workplace health and safety. CCOHS promotes the total well-being – physical, psychosocial and mental health – of working Canadians by providing information, training, education, management systems and solutions that support health and safety programs and the prevention of injury and illness.

Ceridian Canada

Contact: Jeffery Livingston
Phone: 905.947.7561

Ceridian Canada is a Human Resources solutions provider and expert source of HR KnowHow. A trusted partner to 40,000 clients, Ceridian is dedicated to helping organizations optimize their workforce, mitigate compliance risk, reduce costs and save time by finding, paying, deploying, developing and engaging their talent.


Contact: Denis Johnson
Phone: 514-350-8700 ext. 8632 or 1-800-750-8700 ext 8632

Desjardins Financial Security offers a wide array of life and health insurance, savings and retirement products and services, to meet the changing financial security needs of individuals, groups and businesses. For more information on our products and services, please visit: or contact any of our sales offices located in all major cities across Canada.

elifestyle (Equilibrium Lifestyle Managment)

Contact: Leah Epstein
Phone: 888.774.7705

Workplace eLifestyle or worksite health promotion refers to the systematic approach endorsed by an organization that is designed to enhance the health of the company and its most important asset – its employees. In essence, Workplace Equilibrium is an action step taken by an employer to increase the health and well being of its employees and thus the productivity and company bottom line. Our wellness programs are more than physical fitness instruction and nutritional education. We recognize the importance of a healthy mind and spirit and what that can mean for creating an efficient and high functioning environment.

Employee Wellness Solutions Network

Contact: Garth Jansen
Phone: 519.860.0502
Fax: 866.679.0903

Employee Wellness Solutions Network analyses, designs, implements and evaluates custom employee wellness programs for small to large companies throughout Canada. Specializing in custom onsite employee wellness programs EWSNetwork combines individual, group and awareness programs to achieve optimal results.


Contact: Orysia Boytchuk
Phone: 416.585.9985 ext. 240

The Great-West Life Assurance Company

Contact: Wes Jones
Phone: 204-946-7756
Fax: 204-946-7305

Great-West Life offers comprehensive benefit plan solutions for large and small employers, including an array of innovative and convenient online services. To learn more about Great-West’s technology solutions, including DrugHub our industry first iPhone app and HealthSolutionPlus Visa® payment card, please visit us at our booth.

The Great-West Life Centre for Mental Health in the Workplace

Contact: Mary Ann Baynton MSW, RSW
Phone: 905-689-7447

As a leading Canadian insurer, Great-West Life recognizes the value of healthy, sustainable organizations. The Great-West Life Centre for Mental Health in the Workplace was established to provide freely available public resource for all employers, including information and tools to access and address workplace mental health issues. Learn more about the Centre and valuable resources including Guarding Minds @ Work™ and the on-line video-based training program Managing Mental Health Matters.

Green Shield Canada

Green Shield Canada is a national not-for-profit benefits specialist that handles the administration of your company’s health and dental benefits.

We are here to help…
Our goal is to provide you with the best customer service possible, and to help you navigate your benefit plan with convenience and ease. Please visit us at our booth if you have any questions or concerns about your health or dental benefits, or if you just want to stop by to say hello.

Homewood Human Solutions™

Contact: Judith Plotkin MSW
Phone: (416) 964-1875
Fax: (416) 964-594

Homewood Human Solutions™ is a recognized industry leader and pioneer in organizational health and employee wellness programs. We are dedicated to providing the highest standards of service to advance the development and well-being of people and organizations. We continually innovate and introduce new products and services to the marketplace, to meet the changing needs of employers and employees. We want to ensure employers get everything they can from their workplace wellness investment.

Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.

Last Door Recovery Society

Contact: Giuseppe Ganci
Phone: 604.525.9771

Last Door Recovery Centre provides treatment for drugs, alcohol, gambling, media and nicotine addiction and delivers several adjunct support programs for families and partners of clients. Last Door’s Long Term Continuing Care Program supports management of employees with substance abuse. Watch our online videos to learn more!

Manulife Financial Group Benefits

Manulife Financial provides coverage for businesses of all sizes, from two employees to Canada’s largest employers. Our products include:

  • health, dental, life, disability, critical illness and AD&D
  • emergency travel assistance
  • absence management services; wellness products
  • optional and flex benefits.

Visit for more information.

Medavie Blue Cross

Contact: Caroline Savic
Phone: 514.286.8322

With roots dating back to 1943, Medavie Blue Cross has been a recognized health services provider with a full array of products catering to both group and individual customers. Our organization now employs more than 2,300 individuals; 1,500 in core operations and 1,000 in subsidiary operations across Canada.

Medavie Blue Cross offers a full line of services that includes health, travel, life and income replacement products for group and individual customers, as well as administering pharmacy and other health programs for federal and provincial governments. We continually develop health and wellness solutions to enhance the value of our clients benefit programs.

In our booth we are featuring InHealth Solutions programs designed for employers who want to achieve or maintain a healthy workplace

Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures

Morneau Shepell

MyPA Tech Inc. (MyPA)

MyPA Tech Inc. (MyPA) provides forward-looking organizations an innovative and proven benefit program that promotes employee health and wellness. By enhancing work-life balance for employees, MyPA helps employers improve productivity, recruitment, engagement, loyalty and retention. The MyPA program is today an integral and valued part of the benefits package of 30,000 employees, many of them working with leading companies.

Novus Health

Contact: Erinn Macaulay
Phone: 1.877.817.8080

Novus Health is Canada’s leading provider of health care navigation, helping Canadians receive the information and support necessary to make informed health decisions. Our membership solutions include caring telephone assistance and online resources tailored to your organization’s needs. /

Personal Best

Contact: Michael Smith
Phone: 205.437.3086
Fax: 205.437.3084

Wellness and Safety Education and Motivational tools-Newsletter, Calendars, Brochures, Poster, etc.


Phone: 866-3432-2328

StepsCount workplace wellness resources – cost effective & a great way to improve employee health, boost productivity and morale. It’s a win-win… NEW! The Piezo pedometer is now available in a workplace value pack! Includes LogYourSteps advanced corporate platform – easy to use, with a wealth of data.

Sun Life Financial

Contact: Abhishek Sarathy
Phone: 416.408.7929

Sun Life Financial Group Benefits

A market leader in group benefits, Sun Life Financial serves more than 1 in 6 Canadians, in over 12,000 corporate, association, affinity and creditor groups across Canada.

Our core values ? integrity, service excellence, customer focus and building value ? are at the heart of who we are and how we do business.

Sun Life HealthyRETURNS

HealthyRETURNS is Sun Life’s comprehensive and customizable suite of health and wellness products that help employers build individual health and organizational returns. More than thirty products and services focus on three key areas: assessment, biometrics screening and health education. HealthyRETURNS is easy to implement, suits companies of all sizes and has measurable outcomes.

T.E. Wealth

Contact: Megan Saxton
Fax: 416.366.1451

Towers Watson

Contact: Allison McLeod
Phone: 416.960.2700
Fax: 416.960.2819

Towers Watson is a leading global professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through effective people, risk and financial management. With 14,000 associates around the world, we offer solutions in the areas of employee benefits, talent management, rewards, and risk and capital management.

VON Canada

Contact: Linda Bain
Phone: 416.346.6629

VON Canada offer VON Workplace Wellness programs coast to coast across Canada. We offer a full range of biometric screenings, workshops and wellness programs for your employees.

What People Say

“We too often get caught in the downward spiral of trying to achieve work-life balance, but the Health, Work & Wellness™ Conference opened up a realm of possibilities that organizations and individuals can attain.”— Tanya Ponnan, Research AnalystLabour Relations Department Greater Vancouver Regional District