BOSTON– It's time for wellness to make its corporate debut. So says the National Business Group on Health.

"It's time to take wellness from an HR initiative to a true business imperative," Erik Sossa, co-chair of the National Business Group on Health's Institute on Health, Productivity and Human Capital, and vice president of global benefits and wellness at PepsiCo, said during a short address at the NBGH conference on Health, Productivity and Human Capital in Boston this week.

The National Business Group on Health addressed goals and laid out initiatives for the year, saying that wellness is slowly moving into the limelight as an important workplace ideal, though engagement and widespread backing continue to lag.

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