At Hyatt, we have made a promise to care for the wellbeing of our colleagues, customers and guests. This year, to demonstrate the brand’s global commitment to wellbeing, over 400 properties around the world took up the challenge and hosted a variety of events designed to bring our landmarks of wellbeing – feel, fuel and function – to life.
At Hyatt Pune, Kalyani Nagar, the team hosted a series of health and wellness events leading up to the day. It was a celebration involving various health and fitness related activities emphasising the importance of wellness in every form.
The week-long awareness campaign commenced with a thought provoking Panel Discussion on ‘Wellness & You’ with experts from various fields such as Dance Therapy (Dr Nikita Mittal) | Holistic Healing (Dr Nidhi Agarwal) | Meditative Healing (Manisha Nilhani); Yoga enthusiast and fitness expert (Dimple Somji); sharing their invaluable thoughts with guests and team-members. Exploring various strategic partnerships with wellness experts of Pune, Hyatt Pune, Kalyani Nagar hosted events such as Water Dance at poolside with Puja Shinde, calming and rejuvenating session on Yoga and Meditation by in-house expert Dr Kedar Joshi. This was followed by a special talk organised for the women of Pune with a clinical psychologist and founder of Woman TV – Ms Shweta Saxena; enlightening them about the importance of Mental Wellness and the steps that can be taken to attain wellbeing. The celebration concluded with Hyatt Pune Olympics, where in the hotel team actively took part in various team-building activities focussing on how we function better together as a team on Global Wellness Day –June 8, 2019.
Speaking on the hotel’s efforts towards Wellness, Sumit Kumar, General Manager at Hyatt Pune, Kalyani Nagar said, “At Hyatt, we think of wellbeing as an ecosystem, if our colleagues are well, they can better care for or guests and customers leading to the ultimate realisation of our purpose – We Care For People So That They Can Be Their Best. We hope through these initiatives we have made a positive impact on how people feel, fuel and function at work and their daily lives.”
Global Wellness Day is a social phenomenon celebrated worldwide on the second Saturday of June every year. The purpose of Global Wellness Day is to inspire each of us to ask the question, “How can I live a healthier and better life?”, and to inspire both businesses and individuals alike to help raise awareness of the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. This not-for-profit event offers Hyatt a unique opportunity to demonstrate its commitment to wellbeing around the world, either by engaging guests or their communities in their hotel’s existing health and wellness offerings, or by personally committing to taking steps to live a healthier life