MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sedgwick, the leading global provider of technology-enabled claims and productivity management solutions, has been recertified as an Employer of Choice®, a designation granted to select employers that achieve organizational objectives through excellence in leadership, culture and practices that attract, optimize, and retain top talent.
Sedgwick first earned the prestigious credential in 2004 and was recently recertified based on the strong results of a 2016 employee survey and an independent assessment by the Employer of Choice advisory board.
"Taking care of people is at the heart of everything we do, both internally and externally," said Terri Browne, Sedgwick's chief people officer. "Our colleagues perform vital work every day, assisting consumers and clients in the aftermath of a workplace injury, birth of a child, auto accident or property damage. Fostering an organizational culture in which 'caring counts' enables our colleagues to deliver excellent customer service and grow as individuals."
"Sedgwick has been one of our most consistent Employer of Choice award winners," said Joyce Gioia, CEO of Employer of Choice International, Inc. "They achieve consistency despite their rapid growth by aligning their internal and external attitudes of caring for colleagues and clients alike. Kudos to Sedgwick!"
Sedgwick is the only risk and insurance services organization to be designated an Employer of Choice.
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., is a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk and benefits solutions. At Sedgwick, caring countsSM; the company takes care of people and organizations by delivering cost-effective claims, productivity, managed care, risk consulting and other services through the dedication and expertise of more than 14,000 colleagues in some 275 offices located in the U.S., Canada, U.K. and Ireland. Sedgwick facilitates financial and personal health and helps customers and consumers navigate complexity by designing and implementing customized programs based on proven practices and advanced technology that exceed expectations. Sedgwick's majority shareholder is KKR; Stone Point Capital LLC, La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and other management investors are minority shareholders. For more, see www.sedgwick.com.
About Employer of Choice
Employer of Choice® is a certification mark of Employer of Choice International, Inc. Employer of Choice International, Inc., certifies those few employers who qualify as Employers of Choice. For more information about the characteristics of the "Employer of Choice" workplace, see www.employerofchoice.com and How to Become an Employer of Choice by Roger E. Herman and Joyce L. Gioia (Oakhill Press, 2000).
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