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Diamond Hill Earns 2023 Aetna Workplace Well-being Award

Columbus, Ohio, August 17, 2023 – Diamond Hill is proud to announce that they have received an Above and Beyond Silver level Aetna Workplace Well-being Award recognizing their strong commitment to providing workplace well-being resources, programs and support for employees.

This is the fourth time Diamond Hill has been recognized for their comprehensive well-being program and the second year in a row for the Aetna Workplace Well-Being Award. The firm’s wellness endeavors are supported at all levels of the organization and the continued engagement of associates demonstrates their desire to live healthier, more active lives and make well-being a priority.

Well-being initiatives are coordinated by the firm’s Wellness Team of eight individuals representing different areas of the firm. This group is responsible for creating fun and informative activities that are integrated with the firm’s DEI efforts. Past initiatives have included step, dry January and wall-sit challenges, educational programs on mental health, nutrition, and fitness, special interest groups, onsite chair massages, and subsidized gym memberships. In addition, the firm encourages preventative health activities such as physical exams, biometric screenings, flu vaccines and health assessments through premium discounts and other incentives.

The objectives of Diamond Hill’s workplace well-being program are to promote increased awareness of healthy behaviors, provide opportunities for associate interactions and comradery, enhance engagement and morale, and ultimately lower health insurance costs by preventing chronic health conditions.

“Congratulations to our associates and members of our Wellness Team for their continued commitment to healthier living. I’m proud to be part of a company that emphasizes the importance of physical and mental health by integrating wellness throughout the firm and making it a fundamental part of our culture,” says Human Resources Director Jill Williams.

The firm’s award application and well-being program was honored based upon superior performance in the following areas.

  • Specialized health challenges and interest groups with incentive rewards that connect associates with similar goals to motivate and support one another.
  • An effective well-being communication plan covering a wide variety of wellness related education including mental health, nutrition and exercise.
  • An established well-being program with strong engagement and participation from all levels of the firm, including leadership, that incorporates associate feedback.

About the Award

Employers complete the award application using data from their most recent 12-month program year. This includes information on their well-being strategy and design, communications and organizational engagement, and program implementation and evaluation.

Available to Aetna middle market, public and labor and national account* employer segments in the United States with a minimum of 100 employees. This includes fully insured and self-funded employers with an Aetna medical plan. A peer review committee made up of well-being professionals reviewed and scored all applications based on pre-defined criteria. Awards established in 2017.

* The 2023 Workplace Well-being Award program was a pilot for a select number of national account customers.

About Diamond Hill

Diamond Hill invests on behalf of clients through a shared commitment to its valuation-driven investment principles, long-term perspective, capacity discipline and client alignment. An independent active asset manager with significant employee ownership, Diamond Hill's investment strategies include differentiated US and international equity, alternative long-short equity and fixed income. As of July 31, 2023, Diamond Hill has $26.8 billion in assets under management. For more information, visit

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