(Rolling Meadows – IL) 8/2/10
Exergame Fitness is excited to announce they have become a partner with the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation.  Through this partnership Exergame Fitness will extend their reach to more schools, marketplaces, workplaces; and help them gain knowledge on the benefits of combining exercise and gaming.

The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation, a CEO-led organization, is a national, multi-year effort designed to help reduce obesity–especially childhood obesity–by 2015. It’s a first-of-its kind coalition that brings together more than 95 retailers, food and beverage manufacturers, restaurants, sporting goods and insurance companies, trade associations and non-governmental organizations.  The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation promotes ways to help people achieve a healthy weight through energy balance–calories in and calories out. It focuses on three critical areas–the marketplace, the workplace and schools.

“As we have taken the approach of being as involved as we can within the community we saw everything the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation was doing and felt it fell directly in line with our vision of fighting obesity.  Through the partnerships they have already created we feel that we can be another piece of the puzzle in improving overall health and wellness throughout the country.” Says  Ed Kasanders, President of Exergame Fitness.

Exergame Fitness is the global leader in Exergaming products and medically driven programming. With over 10+ years experience in the fitness industry and first to market with fully customized room designs keeping active gaming a positive way of battling childhood obesity and inactivity.

“Exergame Fitness shows you the exciting possibilities of how technology, combined with games & physical activity can enhance and enrich the lives of generations.  We provide you with information, tools, advice that help you decide what to buy and how to get the most out of your Exergame experience,” says Tommy Seilheimer Vice President of Exergame Fitness.

The Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation has taken the first steps in bringing large corporations together in an effort to help people of all generations achieve a healthy weight.  Through the partnership Exergame Fitness will look to continue to spread the positive message of a healthy body and staying active.

View Exergame Fitness on the HWCF Partner page