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Gulfshore Insurance® Named Blue Zones WorksiteNAPLES, FL (October 27, 2017) – Gulfshore Insurance announced it has been named a Blue Zones Project Approved™ Worksite by Blue Zones Project® – Southwest Florida, a designation indicative of its commitment to helping Southwest Florida residents achieve even healthier lifestyles. A ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the designation was held October 26, where the agency joined more than fifty companies in the area that have made the movement towards healthier choices.

Gulfshore Insurance is recognized annually by the American Heart Association as a Fit-Friendly company, and earning the Blue Zones recognition is an added accomplishment towards the agency’s wellness initiatives. In addition to their employee-driven Wellness Committee, Gulfshore Insurance provides all associates with access to a wellness coach, hosts monthly lunch seminars, offers healthy food options in the lunch rooms, as well as smoking cessation programs, standing desks, and a quiet room where associates can go to recharge.

Gulfshore Insurance® Named Blue Zones Worksite“In order to impact the health and well-being of our community, we must first lead by example,” said Heather MacDougall, Vice President of Human Resources at Gulfshore Insurance. “Gulfshore Insurance’s Wellness Committee is a great internal resource for our associates to gain knowledge on topics regarding their health and living their best life.”

Gulfshore Insurance is committed to empowering associates to live longer, healthier, and better lives, and the Blue Zones Project Approved Worksite designation is the most recent acknowledgement of the agency’s commitment to excellence.

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About BlueZones Project
Blue Zones Project is a community-led well-being improvement initiative designed to make healthy choices easier through permanent changes to a city’s environment, policy, and social networks. Currently, 31 communities in eight states have joined Blue Zones Project, impacting more than 2 million Americans. Blue Zones Project is a division of Healthways, a Sharecare company. For more information, visit

About Gulfshore Insurance
Gulfshore Insurance is a privately held independent insurance agency based in Naples, Florida. Founded in 1970, the agency provides professional risk management and insurance coverage to businesses and individuals. Gulfshore Insurance combines the best characteristics of local agencies with the expertise of national brokers. Their associates in Naples, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Marco Island, and Sarasota advise more than 10,000 clients throughout the state. To learn more, please visit