Oswald Collaborates with Partners on SparkCities 2020 Fit City Challenge Series

oswaldcompanies June 18, 2020

SparkCities Partners

For the second consecutive year, Oswald is proud to partner with Spark360 to present the SparkCities initiative, an ongoing social impact campaign with engaging programs developed to build healthier communities throughout the year.

Oswald Companies, Spark360, Vionic, and News 5 Cleveland, WCPO Cincinnati ABC 9, ABC 6, FOX 28, and CW Columbus have partnered together to bring the SparkCities 2020 Fit City Challenge Series, a friendly competition designed to help individuals and companies become fit & healthy leaders, while coming together as a city.

Below are the cities participating this year:

Participants join their colleagues to help their employers reach the top of the company leader board while competing against other organizations and individuals. Individuals and employers can win prizes and prove they work for one of the healthiest and most active companies in the area!

The SparkCities 2020 Fit City Challenge Series individual account registration kicks off in August and the Challenge starts on Sept. 1. It will rank companies (in 3 different size categories) based on the total active minutes taken by all employees. The challenge is designed to be a simple, free and fun challenge since participants can easily connect their wearable fitness tracker or smartphone to their participating city. Sign up using the registration links below.


SparkAkron | SparkCincinnati | SparkCleveland | SparkColumbus


Follow the SparkCities on Facebook: SparkAkron, SparkCincinnati, SparkCleveland, SparkColumbus

About Oswald Companies

Founded in 1893, Cleveland-based and employee-owned, Oswald is one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerage firms. As a proud Partner of Assurex Global, the world’s largest association of privately held insurance brokers, our risk management professionals service and support the needs of our clients worldwide. Learn more at

About Vionic

Vionic brings together style and science, combining innovative biomechanics with the most coveted trends. As pioneers in foot health with a global team of experts behind the brand, Vionic brings a fresh perspective to stylish, supportive footwear. Featuring a wide range of silhouettes, premium materials and thoughtful design for women and men, Vionic offers unmatched style and addictive support. The dual gender brand’s vast selection of active, casual and dress styles, sandals, and slippers bring revolutionary support to the most aspirational looks. Vionic has been featured in press including the cover of O, The Oprah Magazine, The Today Show, InStyle, Women’s Health, Redbook, Buzzfeed, Refinery29, Men’s Health, Travel + Leisure and People. For samples or additional information about Vionic Footwear visit

About Spark360

Spark360 is a revolutionary paradigm in employee health focused on the belief that the viability and vitality of a company’s business is directly related to the vitality and vibrancy of its employees. Spark360 delivers a solution that integrates direct primary care, price transparency and coaching that provides both navigation and intervention to deliver coordinated care and efficient utilization. Learn more at