May 10, 2017

Cargill acknowledged for its innovative employee assistance program

CHICAGO, IL, May 10, 2017 – Morneau Shepell is pleased to congratulate Cargill on winning the 2017 Corporate Award of Excellence from the Employee Assistance Society of North America (EASNA). Cargill, a provider of food, agriculture, financial and industrial products, offers Morneau Shepell’s employee assistance program (EAP) to its employees around the world.

“We are proud that our client is being recognized for supporting its employees’ total health and are grateful for the relationships we have with Cargill,” said Rita Fridella, Executive Vice-President and General Manager, Employee Support Solutions, Morneau Shepell. “The flexibility of our EAP allows clients to provide diverse employee populations with easy-to-access and meaningful support. Cargill was able to establish a program that complements its health and wellness offering to employees and has achieved great success as a result.”

As a company with 150,000 employees in 70 countries, Cargill has a highly diverse organizational population with variations in language, religion, culture, education, and work location. Cargill is dedicated to promoting the accessibility of its EAP services and does so to ensure all employees know they are the company’s most valuable resource.

The award will be presented at EASNA’s annual conference on May 12 in Atlanta, Georgia.

About Morneau Shepell

Morneau Shepell is the only human resources consulting and technology company that takes an integrative approach to employee assistance, health, benefits, and retirement needs. As a human resources leader in North America with global reach, Morneau Shepell’s programs reach into the lives of five million pension plan members and more than 20 million individuals using its Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Through health and productivity, administrative, and retirement solutions, Morneau Shepell helps clients reduce costs, increase employee productivity, and improve their competitive position. Established in 1966, Morneau Shepell serves more than 20,000 clients, ranging from small businesses to some of the largest corporations and associations. With approximately 4,000 employees in offices across North America, Morneau Shepell provides services to organizations across the United States, Canada and around the globe. Morneau Shepell is a publicly-traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: MSI). For more information, visit morneaushepell.com.

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Heather MacDonald
Morneau Shepell
416.390.2625
hmacdonald@morneaushepell.com

Cathren Ronberg
Morneau Shepell
416.355.5632
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