WEST BEND, WI (May 10, 2021) – West Bend Mutual Insurance recently took the number-one spot in the Best Place to Work in Insurance for the large employer category. This is the eleventh consecutive year West Bend has been recognized on this prestigious list of companies by Business Insurance magazine and the Best Companies Group.
The Best Place to Work in Insurance 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. It recognizes West Bend’s commitment to attracting, developing, and retaining great talent through a combination of culture, benefits, and other programs associates value. Companies participating in the program include property/casualty insurers, group life/health insurers, reinsurers, third-party administrators, and agents/brokers.
West Bend Mutual Insurance Company took the top spot in the large company category for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Top Workplaces in Southeast Wisconsin. This is the tenth consecutive year in which West Bend has placed in the top four. More than 140 companies were named to the 2021 Top Workplaces list.
“The recognition we continue to receive as a top workplace is very meaningful,” said Kevin Steiner, West Bend president and CEO. “Our associates are our greatest asset, and we have a responsibility to create and maintain a positive workplace. The fact that, year after year, our associates provide feedback that has earned us these top rankings is outstanding. Congratulations to all of our 1,300 associates who work hard to make West Bend Mutual Insurance a special place.