I hate keeping secrets. I can; I just don’t like to, especially if they involve good news. I always feel like I’m full to bursting from not only the joy but the added pressure of secrecy. So, I’m extra happy to finally burst with the news of announcing the 2011 Benny Award winners:

BENEFITS PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
David Kasiarz
Senior Vice President of Global Compensation and Benefits
American Express
New York, N.Y.

BENEFITS LEADERSHIP IN HEALTH CARE
Lisa Meddock
Manager of Benefits
OhioHealth
Columbus, Ohio

BENEFITS LEADERSHIP IN RETIREMENT PLANNING
Allen Hymovitz
Sr. Manager of Benefits and Quality of Life
Draper Laboratory
Cambridge, Mass.

VSP “GETFIT” AWARD
Amy Oetken
Corporate Wellness Director
ValuMarket
Louisville, Ky.

JUDGES’ CHOICE
Michael Calhoun
Director of Benefit Plan Governance
AT&T
Dallas, Texas

You’ll be able to read more about these fine folks in the Sept. 15 EBN, so stay tuned! I know you join me in congratulating all of them, so feel free to share well wishes in the comments.

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