NFP Named in Business Insurance’s 2019 List of Best Places to Work in Insurance
Award recognizes NFP as an Outstanding Employer for third consecutive year

NEW YORK – September 17, 2019NFP, a leading insurance broker and consultant that provides property and casualty (P&C), corporate benefits, retirement, and individual solutions, today announced that it has been named in Business Insurance’s Best Places to Work in Insurance program for the third consecutive year. The award recognizes employers for their outstanding performance in establishing workplaces where employees can thrive, enjoy their work and help their companies grow.

"We’re honored to receive this recognition from Business Insurance, but we’re even more proud of our employees who make NFP a great place to work," said Doug Hammond, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of NFP. "Our people make us who we are and will always be our greatest asset. ‘It’s Personal’ is our guiding principle, informing every aspect of how we conduct our business. This foundation has enabled us to build a ‘PeopleFirst’ culture across the company and to maintain this culture even as we experience tremendous growth. We look forward to continuing this legacy in all that we do."

"Being distinguished by Business Insurance for the third year in a row is a fantastic validation of our strategy," said Mary Steed, Chief People Officer of NFP. "Implementing and upholding a ‘PeopleFirst’ mindset is grounded in our hiring of talented professionals, empowering employees with the right development tools, and a resolute commitment to diversity and inclusion. The NFP family is unified by a shared set of values rooted in respect, care and collaboration. This will continue to be the cornerstone of how we work with employees, clients and prospects, vendors, and communities."

"NFP appearing on Business Insurance’s list of the Best Places to Work in Insurance for 2019 demonstrates that NFP has built a culture in which employees are supported and engaged, which benefits their customers and the employers’ growth and strategy," says Business Insurance Publisher Peter Oxner.

Best Places to Work in Insurance is an annual sponsored content feature presented by the Custom Publishing unit of Business Insurance and Best Companies Group that lists the agents, brokers, insurance companies and other providers with the highest levels of employee engagement and satisfaction. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based Best Companies Group identifies the leading employers in the insurance industry by conducting a free two-part assessment of each company. The first part is a questionnaire completed by the employer about company policies, practices and demographics. The second part is a confidential employee survey on engagement and satisfaction.

About NFP
NFP is a leading insurance broker and consultant providing customized property and casualty, corporate benefits, retirement, and individual solutions through its licensed subsidiaries and affiliates. NFP enables client success through the expertise of over 5,400 global employees, investments in innovative technologies, and enduring relationships with highly rated insurers, vendors, and financial institutions. NFP is the 6th largest US-based privately owned broker, 5th largest benefits broker by global revenue and 7th best place to work in insurance (Business Insurance); 10th largest property and casualty agency (Insurance Journal); and 13th largest global insurance broker (Best’s Review).

About Business Insurance
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Best Companies Group works with partners to establish "Best Places to Work," "Best Companies," and "Best Employers" programs on a national, state-wide and regional basis. Through its thorough workplace assessment using employer questionnaires and employee satisfaction surveys, Best Companies Group identifies and recognizes companies that have been successful in creating and maintaining workplace excellence.