Cigna and Connecticut Sustainable Business Council to Host Sustainable Well-being Forum, Connecting Health and Environment

BLOOMFIELD, Conn., 22 October, 2018 - Global health service company Cigna (NYSE: CI) and the Connecticut Sustainable Business Council (CTSBC) will host “Building a Culture of Sustainable Well-being” to explore the connections between health and the environment on Tuesday, Oct. 30. Cigna, a CTSBC member company, will host this event at its Bloomfield headquarters from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The event will feature noted sustainability experts Gary Cohen, founder of Healthcare without Harm and Practice GreenHealth; Jeffrey Hollander, founder of Seventh Generation and Co-founder, Sustain Natural; and Anne Hulick, a registered nurse, attorney, and Connecticut State Director of Clean Water Action.

Mary Engvall, director, Cigna Foundation, civic affairs and corporate responsibility will present “Creating a Human and Planetary Health Connection within the Workplace” and will also serve as a panelist. Heather Burns, CEO and founder of CTSBC, will moderate the panel discussion.

“Cigna is proud to make this event possible as part of our commitment to corporate responsibility,” Engvall said. “Cigna Connects, our unique approach to corporate responsibility, aligns with Cigna's mission by making powerful connections that positively impact the health of people, communities and the environment.”

Through Cigna Connects, Cigna focuses on making a difference in critical health and well-being issues facing society today, contributing to a healthy environment and ensuring the company follows inclusive business practices. To learn more about Cigna Connects, visit https://www.cigna.com/about-us/corporate-responsibility/report/.

For more information and to register for the event, visit www.ctsbcouncil.org/events/.

About the Connecticut Sustainable Business Council

Founded in 2016, CTSBC is an independent non-profit organization bringing the state’s sustainable business leaders together to learn, share best practices, connect to resources, and collaborate to advance sustainability. The mission of Connecticut Sustainable Business Council is to “engage and educate a cross-sector business community in building a sustainable economy in Connecticut.” CTSBC defines sustainability in business as a triple bottom line of environmental stewardship, social responsibility and governance. To learn more about the Connecticut Sustainable Business Council, visit www.ctsbcouncil.org.

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. All products and services are provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Connecticut General Life Insurance Company, Life Insurance Company of North America, Cigna Life Insurance Company of New York, or their affiliates. Such products and services include an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products including group life, accident and disability insurance. Cigna maintains sales capability in over 30 countries and jurisdictions, and has more than 95 million customer relationships throughout the world. To learn more about Cigna®, including links to follow us on Facebook or Twitter, visit www.cigna.com. For more information about Cigna's proposed acquisition of Express Scripts, please visit www.advancinghealthcare.com.

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