Accor launches the revolutionary Health to Wealth series
Accora global leader in hospitality, today announced the launch of From health to wealth, a new series exploring the current state of wellness and the defining issues of our time. Health to Wealth, which engages some of the greatest thinkers of our time, kicks off today with a series of informative and thought-provoking podcasts, soon to be followed by an entrepreneurial start-up challenge in Paris in collaboration with VivaTech, and d an insightful white paper article later this year exploring the latest research in the areas of psychological and physiological health, societal structure and responsibility, global change, response and prediction.
“The purpose of hospitality is to provide a warm welcome, a spirit of caring and a sense of well-being.” mentioned Emlyn Brown, Global Vice President, Wellbeing, Accor. “As a global leader in hospitality, Accor has led the industry in moving wellness issues beyond the traditional walls of spas and fitness centers in everything we do: from operations hospitality, catering, room design and more. We are excited to launch Health to Wealth and take our care mission to the next level, bringing together a diverse group of innovative minds to act as a positive force for change that we hope will inspire mental and physical integrity. and a greater sense of well-being. to be in a very complex and ever-changing world.
The Health to Wealth podcast series was created by Accor’s wellbeing team and curated by Well Intelligence. Well Intelligence is a UK-based international business advisory group advocating for the relevance and cultural strength of investing in wellbeing; providing businesses and corporations with information and guidance in their quest to establish impactful wellness programs, transform business ethics, and create healthier, more sustainable communities.
“Accor is taking a big step forward to lead a global discourse among some of the world’s boldest thinkers, at a time when the world’s collective well-being has never been so shaken. said Anni Hood, CEO of Well Intelligence. “At Well Intelligence, we believe that sometimes a more radical approach is needed to inspire revolutionary change, in perspective and beyond.”
The first four episodes of the Health to Wealth podcast are now available, featuring Wim Hof discussing democratic access to health and the power of breathing (Put mind to matter). Kate Cook will discuss the impact of nutritional health on business performance (Super Powered by Strategic Nutrition); Saasha Celestial-One will present its practical and practical response to waste (Share a recipe to reduce food waste); and Manuel Muniz on the theme of technology, its impacts and its strategic possibilities (Turning The Digital Tide).
“We are all together on this planet, and when one part of us is not well or not properly nourished, it affects our whole collective organism. And that, for me, was a very natural way to think about the social, human and planetary interdependence that is revealed in this Health to Wealth series,” mentioned Saasha Celestial-Afounder of OLIO, the global food sharing app that is revolutionizing food waste and community service, and a contributor to Health to Wealth.
“The macro perspective of well-being that Health to Wealth examines is key,” added Manuel MunizRector of IE University of Madrid, former Secretary of State for World Spain and contributor to Health to Wealth. “I am happy that these discussions are taking place now, given the general state of affairs in the world. I believe this is the right time to address these issues.
Additional podcast episodes will be released in May and June 2022, featuring inspiring discussions such as:
- Thierry Malleret on well-being, changing values and global macro forces
- Oli Patrick and Harry Jameson on fitness, resilience and dealing with stress
- Olaf Blanke explains how our bodily senses are governed by neuroscience
- Julian Ranger explains why everyone should take care of their own personal data
- Allie Burns on investing in entrepreneurs who can make a social impact
- Ali Parsa on virtual doctors and the AI revolution in healthcare
The Health to Wealth podcast series is available on all major podcast platforms, healthtowealthbyaccor.com and the Accor website.
Accor is a world-leading hotel group made up of more than 5,300 establishments and 10,000 restaurants in 110 countries. The group has one of the most diverse and integrated hotel ecosystems in the industry, comprising more than 40 brands of luxury, premium, midscale and budget hotels, entertainment and nightlife venues, restaurants and bars, branded private residences, shared accommodation properties, concierge services, co-working spaces and more. Accor’s unrivaled position in lifestyle hospitality – one of the fastest growing categories in the industry – is led by Ennismore, a joint venture, of which Accor holds a majority stake. Ennismore is a creative hospitality company with a global collective of entrepreneurial, founder-driven brands with purpose at their heart. Accor has an unrivaled portfolio of distinctive brands and approximately 260,000 employees worldwide. Members benefit from the company’s comprehensive loyalty program – ALL – Accor Live Limitless – a daily life companion that provides access to a wide variety of rewards, services and experiences. Through its Planet 21 – Acting Here, Accor Solidarity, RiiSE and ALL Heartist Fund initiatives, the Group focuses on driving positive action through business ethics, responsible tourism, environmental sustainability, community engagement, diversity and inclusiveness. Founded in 1967, Accor SA is headquartered in France and is listed on the Euronext Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN code: FR0000120404) and on the OTC market (Ticker: ACCYY) in the United States. For more information, visit group.accor.com or follow Accor on TwitterFacebook, LinkedIn and Instagram.
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