BankUnited Opens Gym for Employees

4,500 square-foot facility is newest offering in the company’s employee wellness initiative

MIAMI LAKES, Fla. (January 11, 2017) BankUnited has opened a 4,500 square-foot gym at its Miami Lakes corporate headquarters that will offer employees state-of-the-art fitness equipment, fitness classes and health education events.

The use of the gym will be offered free of charge to all employees weekdays from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The gym will contain a variety of state-of-the-art training equipment including machines and free weights. Group exercise classes, ranging from beginner to more advanced, will be launched in spinning, core, Zumba, yoga, PiYo workouts and boot camp.

The gym will also offer a variety of fitness and other types of wellness challenges for employees as well as specialty classes to raise awareness of certain health-related campaigns such as those for breast cancer and autism.

“We are confident that the facility will help us continue to attract and retain top talent and we have designed it to appeal to all ages and levels of fitness,” said Rajinder P. Singh, president and CEO. “Additionally, the fitness center will complement our ultimate goal of promoting health consciousness, especially when coupled with the healthy eating options available at our adjacent Bridges Café dining facility.”

Opened in late 2014 for employees and their guests, Bridges Café features a variety of healthy dining options, reinforcing BankUnited’s commitment to making the health and wellness of its employees a priority.

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