West Bend Mutual Insurance honored with national workplace award

Daily News Staff

Nov. 15, 2017

For the eighth year in a row, Business Insurance magazine and the Best Companies Group named West Bend Mutual Insurance Company as one of the nation’s top places to work in the large property/casualty insurer category, a news release said Friday.

West Bend was one of 75 companies nationally recognized in the “2017 Best Places to Work in Insurance” program.

The national awards program is designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in the commercial insurance industry, benefiting the industry’s economy, its workforce, and businesses. Companies participating in the program are property/casualty insurers, group life/health insurers, reinsurers, third-party administrators, and agents/brokers.

“At West Bend, our vision is to be the company of choice for our policyholders, agents, and associates,” said Kevin Steiner, president and CEO, in a statement. “This top workplace award is strong evidence that our associates see West Bend as their company of choice. We believe our positive and motivating work environment helps our 1,300 associates deliver outstanding service to our agents and policyholders, which helps make West Bend their company of choice, too.”