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APTA & Haworth: A Partnership Founded In Well-being

Haworth named as Strategic Business Partner to the American Physical Therapy Association

HOLLAND, MI - April 7, 2016 - The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) has named Haworth as a Strategic Business Partner. Haworth improves workplaces with award-winning furniture, interior architecture and technology solutions to help customers achieve business goals and transform culture, as well as support collaboration, innovation and well-being.

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“Increasingly, our clients identify workplace well-being as one of their most important concerns,” said Kurt VanderSchuur, Haworth’s Global Director. “The American Physical Therapy Association has amazing insight into treatment and prevention of common injuries in the workplace, such as low back pain. This partnership is an exciting frontier for us to continue applying different perspectives to our product development and best practices for spaces where work is done.”

The APTA Strategic Business Partner program seeks to enhance business relationships and develop meaningful partnerships with for-profit companies by offering services and marketing opportunities that provide mutual benefits to partners and APTA. For further information on the APTA Strategic Business Partner program, visit the Strategic Business Partners webpage.

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The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is an individual membership professional organization representing more than 93,000 member physical therapists (PTs), physical therapist assistants (PTAs) and students of physical therapy. APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system. Learn more about conditions physical therapists can treat and find a physical therapist in your area at www.MoveForwardPT.comConsumers are encouraged to follow on Twitter(@moveforwardpt) and Facebook.


Globally, Haworth improves workplaces with award-winning furniture, interior architecture and technology solutions to help customers achieve business goals and transform culture, as well as support collaboration and innovation.  Research + design drive a deep understanding of agile workplace needs and are at the center of the company’s strategy.  Haworth is committed to protecting and restoring the environment, creating economic value as well as supporting and strengthening its communities.  Founded in 1948, Haworth remains family-owned and privately-held and serves markets in more than 120 countries through a global network of 650 dealers and 6,500 employees. The company had net sales of USD $1.82 billion in 2015.

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