Novo Nordisk, McLane Co. Inc., MINDBODY Inc., McDonald’s and PepsiCo are among PHA Summit sponsors.
The Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA), which works with corporate America to improve the food supply and increase physical activity, has announced the corporate and media sponsors for the 2019 PHA Summit: Accelerating a Healthier Future.
Convenience Store Decisions and other c-store industry publications are among the media sponsors for the PHA Summit, which will take place April 1-2 at Swissôtel in Chicago.
The Premier sponsor for the PHA Summit is Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company with 95 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. Its heritage has given the company experience and capabilities to help people defeat other serious chronic conditions: rare bleeding disorders, growth hormone related disorders and obesity.
Gold- and Silver-level sponsors for this year’s event are McLane Co. Inc., MINDBODY Inc., McDonald’s and PepsiCo.
Bronze-level sponsors include The a2 Milk Co., Amazon Inc., Bright Horizons Family Solutions, Giant Food, Harold Levinson Associates, Honest Tea, John Hancock, KMPG United States, National Confectioners Association, Peerfit Inc. and Sprout Organic Foods.
Chicagoland Food & Beverage Network, The FoodNavigator-USA Summit: FOOD FOR KIDS and Upworthy | GOOD are also media sponsors for the event.
This year’s summit will address the imperative to accelerate the healthy innovation and market disruption necessary to make nutritious food and safe play more accessible to all American families. Leaders from the private sector, government, academia and nonprofits will discuss challenges and solutions to ensure all children live healthier lives and become adults free from obesity, diabetes, heart disease and other chronic conditions.
The 2019 summit features breakout sessions focused on topics that include recent advances in food and physical activity designed with disposable income in mind, the opportunity for equitable technologies that improve health, the movement to ensure that those who choose to eat away from home have access to healthy options and creating lasting partnerships that drive better health.