Brian Allen from our Horizon sales team was on Denver’s 9News this morning to talk about WhiteWave’s sponsorship of the BolderBOULDER and the company’s training program for all employees in our Broomfield office. WhiteWave’s training program with Ric Rojas supports the health and wellness of Broomfield-based employees and is an example of how WhiteWave is working to become a different kind of food company.
The BolderBOULDER 10k is held on Memorial Day (this Monday!) and this year, WhiteWave has 80 employees registered to run the race.
Here at WhiteWave we take our business very seriously, but that doesn’t mean we don’t know how to have fun at the same time. Case and point via the video below, where we’ve captured a few highlights from a recent fundraising campaign as part of our Community Food Share Corporate Challenge efforts. Two WhiteWavers running the BolderBoulder, while executing a variety of random tasks paid for by other WhiteWavers. A bit silly, but the humiliation was a small task to pay to help feed some hungry mouths. We had a blast.
If you’re heading out for a jog to celebrate National Running Day, don’t forget the chocolate milk. The sweet treat is also a great recovery drink, and we just so happen to have the perfect portable option for you to take along on your workout…
More than 100 WhiteWavers celebrated Memorial Day yesterday by once again participating in one of the world’s largest 10K races – the BolderBoulder. Check out the photo gallery below for a glimpse at some of the fun.
And special shout out to Ric Rojas and his team for once again lending their support and custom training programs for WhiteWave employees.
The Starting Line. 50,000+ lined up and ready to go
Congrats to these two kids at the finish
Coming into Folsom Field for the finish
One WhiteWave crew ready to go
We once again sponsored the grab bag this year (printed with sustainable ink)
It’s almost Memorial Day weekend and here in Colorado that can only mean one thing: Bolder Boulder – more than 50,000 people running or walking in the nation’s second largest road race. A 32-year-old Colorado tradition, and the perfect way to pre-burn calories before kicking back with good BBQ, and cold beer.
At WhiteWave, we couldn’t be more excited for the race. More than 100 employees have been preparing for months, and will be running, walking, skipping, and strolling, thanks to a WhiteWave specific training program from Ric Rojas and his team of coaches. Another one of the cool perks offered at WhiteWave.
We are also the official sponsor of the reusable BolderBOULDER lunch bag handed out to each participant after the race. And this year, we added a twist: We’re randomly placing five Golden Tickets in the lunch bags, each redeemable for a year’s supply of WhiteWave Foods coupons. That’s about $1200 worth of Horizon milk, Silk Soymilk, International Delight coffee creamers and more!
See this at the race, snap a pic, and tweet it to @whitewavefoods #bolderboulder to win
And in the sea of employees wearing WhiteWave T-shirts along the race course, keep an eye out for one shirt with this blog’s logo (pictured right). If you spot it, snap a picture and tweet it to @whitewavefoods with the hash tag #bolderboulder – we’ll randomly select one person to win free WhiteWave products for a year.
If you’re in town, be sure to visit us at the Expo after the race where we’ll be mixing and mingling, offering free samples, and even grilling up some kosher dogs and veggie burgers.
For those of you that can’t make the event, we’ll share some pictures and stories next week right here on The Grazing Mind.
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