IWBI Closes Out 2021 With Continued Growth of Membership Program

With over 180 member organizations, the program experienced steady growth over the year
Jan 12, 2022 10:45 AM ET

IWBI Closes Out 2021 with Continued Growth of Membership Program

NEW YORK, January 12, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) is pleased to announce new organizations that have joined its membership program, an expanding program that offers commercial benefits, as well as brand visibility and networking opportunities. The steady growth of the program signifies the continued prioritization of health and well-being of people across buildings, communities and organizations. The most recent additions to the network include organizations in the architecture, financial, real estate and technology sectors.

“The IWBI membership community’s continued growth complements the exponential adoption of WELL around the world,” said Rachel Hodgdon, President and CEO of IWBI. “As we embark on a new year with new opportunities and challenges, we’re excited and humbled to work alongside these global leaders to advance this movement for people-first places toward a healthy future for everyone, everywhere.”

The program has continued to grow by nearly 10 percent over the past quarter, now totaling over 180 global members, with existing members continuing to renew their memberships.

New members include:

  • ABM Industries
  • Citigroup
  • Cundall Johnston & Partners LLP
  • DP Architects
  • Eastman Chemical
  • Embassy Office Parks REIT
  • Guangdong Eagle Brand Industrial Co., Ltd.
  • Landsec
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Sichuan Wanqi Technology Co., Ltd.
  • Siemens Industry, Inc.
  • Simon Property Group
  • SL Green Realty Corp.
  • Sweco
  • The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited
  • TIANHUA Architecture Planning & Engineering Ltd.
  • uHoo

These members join IWBI’s existing membership community, which can be found here.

The continued growth of the IWBI membership program accompanies the rapid uptake of the WELL Building Standard (WELL), offerings including WELL Certification, the WELL Health-Safety Rating and WELL Portfolio programs, which now stand at over 3.3 billion square feet of projects across nearly 110 countries. Much of WELL’s success is driven by a global network of WELL Accredited Professionals (WELL APs) and exam registrants, a community now totaling over 20,000 people.

There are two tiers of membership and a third designation for companies already enrolled in the WELL programs at portfolio scale. This allows companies to select the best fit for their organizational goals. Member benefits include discounts on the WELL Certification process and WELL AP credentialing program, specialized opportunities to publicize accomplishments and more touchpoints with IWBI leadership and across the broader community through members-only year-round events and enhanced digital engagement. The program creates opportunities for WELL advocates and champions to stay connected, share best practices, explore new shared initiatives and receive greater recognition for these efforts.

About the International WELL Building Institute
The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) is a public benefit corporation and the world’s leading organization focused on deploying people-first places to advance a global culture of health. IWBI mobilizes its community through the administration of the WELL Building Standard (WELL) and the WELL Health-Safety Rating, management of the WELL AP credential, the pursuit of applicable research, the development of educational resources, and advocacy for policies that promote health and well-being everywhere. More information on WELL can be found here.

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