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Putting WELL into the heart of design

Company News / March 2019

Putting WELL into the heart of design

Racheal Cadey, Founder, Project Principal and Director and Michael Fern, Project Principal and Director, led a session, ‘Putting WELL into the heart of design’ as part of the Futurebuild 2019 Interiors programme on 5 March 2019.

Companies are increasingly investing in environments that support employee happiness and wellbeing.  Edge, designers of the first WELL Certified Platinum building in Europe, The Crown Estate Head Office at 1 St James’s Market, London, presented an informative and interactive session about the business case for wellness in the workplace.

The discussion included:

  • Current views on why wellness is important in the built environment  
  • How these views have evolved
  • What this means with projects where there is a commitment to wellness principles as a driver of workplace design
  • How investing in wellness makes a difference to a company’s perception and performance, delivering greater staff satisfaction, wellbeing and productivity

To see a summary of the presentation click here