SOURCE: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

September 23, 2015 17:36 ET

U.S. Chamber Foundation to Co-Host Better Health Through Economic Opportunity Forum

Event to Focus on Business Involvement in Healthy Communities and Workplace Wellness

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - September 23, 2015) - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF), in conjunction with the Florida Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Orlando Inc., and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), will host the Better Health Through Economic Opportunity Forum to discuss how local and regional businesses can empower healthier individuals and communities in the areas of education, employment, and economic prosperity. The forum is the third in a ten-city, two-year campaign developed by the USCCF in partnership with the RWJF to foster business engagement in community wellness.


Dr. Jeff Lundy, Director, Corporate Citizenship Center Health and Wellness Program, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Mark Wilson, President and CEO, Florida Chamber of Commerce
Dr. Thad Seymour,
President, Lake Nona Institute
Latria Leak, Assistant Director, Community Relations and Cause Marketing, Orlando Magic
Darrell Taylor, Manager, Football Development, Tampa Bay BuccaneersAn agenda and full list of speakers is available here


Orlando's "Better Health Through Economic Opportunity Forum"


Tuesday, September 29, 2015
2:30-5:30 p.m. EDT


Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate
1500 Masters Boulevard
ChampionsGate, FL 33896


Credentialed members of the media are invited to attend. Please register by emailing Kirsten Fedewa at

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is dedicated to strengthening America's long-term competitiveness and educating the public on how the free enterprise system improves society and the economy. @USChamber

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