Custom Computer Specialists Honored at City & State CSR’s Health & Wellness Award Ceremony

HAUPPAUGE, NY (February 24, 2017) – Custom Computer Specialists, Inc. (“Custom”), a leading IT services provider, announced that the company was honored by City & State NY Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), for promoting a healthy workplace and culture of wellness on February 23rd at a breakfast ceremony held  at Baruch  College.  City & State CSR, is a division of City & State NY which showcases outstanding New York corporations and business leaders through a series of award ceremonies, conferences and specialty  publications  for   their  tremendous  work   in  the  area  of Corporate Social Responsibility.

Accepting the award for Custom was Lucy Maresco, Director of Human Resources, who led Custom’s initiative to foster a healthy and fit workplace. Under Lucy’s leadership, Custom built an on-site fitness facility for the exclusive  use of its employees,  initiated a program that provides  employee discounts towards the purchase  of FitBits, holds monthly fitness contests, and stocks its vending  machines  only with healthy choices  for  employees.  In addition, corporate events  now  include friendly, physical competitions and mobile health clinics  which occur  on-site to administer flu shots, etc.

Custom joined  other  prestigious companies honored  by  City & State  CSR, including: New  York- Presbyterian Hospital, IBM, Public Health Solutions,  Brookdale Hospital, Walgreens, Parker Jewish Institute, NY eHealth Collaborative, Montefiore Medical Center, Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health, Touro  College,  Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, CityMD, MetroPlus Health Plan, Target, Heritage Provider  Network, Primary Care Development Corp., and Motivate.

“It is an honor to not only be recognized for our CustomFit program, but I am especially  proud  to see Lucy  recognized for  her  hard  work  in bringing this program to life  and  ensuring  its growth,” said Gregory  Galdi, President and CEO at Custom. “City and State Media is a much  needed  resource,  and being  honored among  other  prestigious organizations only  reconfirms that our  focus  on corporate social responsibility and a healthy workplace is the right focus.”

Custom was previously recognized as the Healthy and Fit Workplace business of the year at Long Island Business News’ Health Care Hero Awards program.

About Custom Computer Specialists, Inc.

Founded in 1979, Custom Computer Specialists is a leading technology solution provider to public and private sector clients  throughout the  Northeast.  Custom’s unique  combination of privately-owned flexibility and  extensive  IT  capability empowers it  to  create  client-centric  solutions that  deliver expected results.