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Sequoia Announces Winners of the 2021 WellBeyond Awards

Organizations and Individuals Honored for their Commitment to Supporting Employee Wellbeing in Five Categories: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Supporting Parents & Caregivers, Mental Health, Financial Wellbeing, and Global Wellbeing

SAN FRANCISCO – September 23, 2021 – Sequoia, the pioneer in Total People Investment, is pleased to announce winners of the 2021 WellBeyond Awards, which recognizes organizations and individuals for their commitment to delivering exceptional employee wellbeing programming.

Winners were selected from more than 100 nominations submitted by organizations and individuals across the nation. Submissions were judged by human resources/people leaders, DEI experts, and business executives from Fortune 1000 companies who have also demonstrated a commitment to employee wellbeing.

The 2021 WellBeyond winners by category are:

Program of the Year

  • Enterprise: DocuSign
  • Emerging: Planful

Leader of the Year

  • Enterprise: Nick Mehta, CEO at Gainsight
  • Emerging: Mehwish Rana, Sr. Manager, People Ops at Syapse

Best Program

  • DEI Strategy: Acquire
  • Parent & Caregiving: Buzzer
  • Mental Health: Harness
  • Financial Wellbeing: App Annie
  • Global Wellbeing: App Annie

Most Inspiring Initiative

  • DEI: Buzzer
  • Parent & Caregiving: MongoDB
  • Mental Health: Remediant
  • Financial Wellbeing:
  • Global Wellbeing: Dropbox

The awards were presented during a virtual ceremony on Thursday, September 23rd. For more information about the WellBeyond Awards, please visit

About Sequoia
Sequoia is the pioneer in Total People Investment. We help people-driven businesses design, deploy, and optimize people investment strategies that achieve engagement outcomes that matter. Through expert guidance and the Sequoia People Platform, our offerings in total rewards, benefits, wellbeing, HR & payroll, and business protection tie into a higher strategic role, enabling companies to manage their global people investments, with reduced administrative burdens and deeper employee care and support.

For more than 20 years, people-driven companies have turned to Sequoia to unlock the full potential of their business and global workforce. Visit or follow us on LinkedIn to learn more.

About WellBeyond
WellBeyond is a free, global, and industry-wide thought leadership series and awards program focused on the now and next in workplace wellbeing. We bring together the experts, practitioners, vendors, and wellbeing champions to collaborate and progress the employee wellbeing category forward.

The WellBeyond Awards Survey provides an opportunity for employers and individual to share the scope of their programs and initiatives as well as the inspiring stories of how they are taking care of their teams. It’s all in the spirit of learning from each other and creating healthiest happier workplaces, together.

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Netta Conyers-Haynes

Kyle McGuire
AMF Media Group