EventWell Ltd, a charitable social enterprise which educates and campaigns for better mental health and wellbeing in the UK events industry, is to partnner with global meetings technology company Glisser on a new mental health strategy.
The partners said they will aim to, “bring together skills in mental health, stress management, workplace wellbeing, event technology strategy, event technology development and deployment, and organisational change management to help support both EventWell members and the Glisser team and stakeholders”.
Helen Moon, EventWell CEO, said: “The Glisser and EventWell partnership will be a powerful combination. EventWell’s understanding, experience and knowledge of mental health and wellbeing combined with Glisser’s digital products, event tech and engagement expertise will be uniquely complementary to EventWell’s values. We believe this will help us to engage with existing and new audiences in an incredibly powerful way and are delighted to be working with the team over the next year.”
Mike Piddock, Glisser CEO, added: “The importance of wellness resources in the high-stress events industry can’t be understated. EventWell is providing quality knowledge and rapidly raising the level of awareness about mental health and self-care in this sector. For Glisser, wellness has been a company priority since day one, and we are excited to announce this pairing. We are at the beginning of a new journey and this extra support couldn’t come at a better time.”