Austin Williams marked “National Wear Red Day” to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease in women by donning red and making a company donation to the American Heart Association in the names of each of its employees today.
AW’s new offices at 80 Arkay Drive were decorated with red heart-shaped mylar balloons at the reception and studio desks, complementing the red office decor that is present every day.
Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among women each year, essentially killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds, according to the American Heart Association.
“We can change that because 80 percent of cardiac and stroke events can be prevented with education and action,” said Eva LaMere, President of Austin Williams. “We are committed to supporting our female employees—and their spouses and partners—in maintaining a healthy heart for a lifetime.”
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