Weight Loss Contest for Certified Payment Processing Employees

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Employees at Certified Payment Processing (CPP) are stepping on the scales in a contest to see who can lose the most weight.

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It’s completely voluntary, but because we are a sales-based organization, they’re very competitive.

Beginning this week, employees at Certified Payment Processing (CPP) will compete in a “battle of the bulge” to see who can lose the most weight. Participation is voluntary, but those who choose to join the contest will have bi-weekly weigh-ins. At the end of the eight-week period, two winners will be announced, one based on total number of pounds lost and another on best percentage of weight lost. Each winner will be awarded a prize. The contest runs through March 29.

“We have a great team, and they work hard,” says Helen Myers, Human Resources manager for CPP. “We want them to be as healthy as possible, so if this provides an incentive for them to shed some unwanted pounds, it’s worth the time and the costs to promote it. It’s completely voluntary, but because we are a sales-based organization, they’re very competitive. ”

Throughout the contest, the entire staff will receive periodic communications about good nutrition, healthy living, useful weight loss tips, exercise options and motivational messages. CPP provides discounts to local fitness centers as part of the benefit package and sends monthly emails to the employees, promoting good health habits.

Certified Payment Processing is a leading provider of credit card processing services and also leases point-of-sale terminals that quickly process all forms of payments: debit and credit card transactions, gift cards and checks. The products and services are designed to help businesses increase revenue, control costs, improve efficiency, enhance data security and provide their customers with the most popular payment methods.

About Certified Payment Processing
Certified Payment Processing (CPP) is a full-service provider of electronic payment equipment for processing purchases made by debit and credit cards, as well as checks and online purchases, in addition to a range of other specialized merchant services. With two sales entities -- TransTech Merchant Group and Summit Merchant Solutions -- CPP has more than 40,000 active merchants and transactions in excess of $3 billion. The company has a support staff of 330 people to provide assistance to hundreds of field sales representatives across the country, and is headquartered just outside of Dallas, Texas. Those interested in working as a local sales representative are encouraged to visit the company’s career site, where they can submit their resume

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