Regence bike commuters 8 11-11 v2Presentation Transcript
Bikes Mean BusinessAugust 18th 2011Lisa Wylie & Timothy Morita-Mcvey
Bike Commuter Team Who are we: Started 2008 in Portland, expanded to Regence locations in four states (OR, WA, ID, UT) Grass-roots employee effort, entirely volunteer. 2011 awarded Bronze level as Bike Friendly Business from League of American Bicyclists.
Make commuting to work by bicycle a viable transportation option
Build the Regence bike commuting community by representing the needs of the diverse population of bicyclists through the company
Educate Regence employees to be bicycle-friendly
Promote bicycling as a means to enhance wellness and healthy lifestyles.
Encourage other alternative transportation options
What we do In order of estimated impact: e-mailbox & distribution list Collaboration with 200 Market property management, Portland Transportation Department and BTA Workshops Regular articles on company intranet Intranet site Brand letterhead and poster design Bike transportation info stand – Portland Bike Commuter info flyer in new hire package Bike Buddies Participation in BTA Bike Commute Challenges Tour de Regence
Challenges Facilities Showers, lockers, bike parking Engagement in other Regence locations Zero funds