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.
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.”