WORCESTER, Mass., March 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE: THG) today announced it has been selected for the second consecutive year by Forbes as one of "America's Best Employers" in the mid-size category for 2016. The magazine's list is comprised of companies that employees and the public both hold in high regard.
"This recognition speaks volumes about the work we do, our culture and our values," said Christine Bilotti-Peterson, chief human resources officer at The Hanover. "We are proud that our employees recognize our commitment to providing an environment where they can develop and enjoy rewarding careers. Our employees are our single most important asset – and their focus, skills and passion are what drive our company's growth and success. We are grateful to our employees for all they do each day to help our company thrive."
Forbes partnered with Statista.com to conduct an independent survey of U.S. companies and institutions with 1,000 or more employees, reaching out to 30,000 employees. Those surveyed were asked 35 questions, including if they would recommend their employer, or other companies in their industry, to potential employees. From these responses, Forbes created the list of "America's Best Employers," totaling 750 mid-size and large companies. Forbes ranked The Hanover among the top 100 mid-sized companies.
The Hanover has a national presence, with more than 40 offices around the country, and recruits for more than 800 job openings each year. The company has a fast-paced entrepreneurial culture and is committed to learning and development, as well as community service opportunities, for all employees. The Hanover offers an excellent benefits package, including wellness programs, education reimbursement, and paid time-off. Career paths include claims, underwriting, actuarial, finance, operations, technology, sales, marketing and more. To find out more about employment opportunities at The Hanover, please visit jobs.hanover.com or see the company's LinkedIn page.
ABOUT THE HANOVER
The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc., based in Worcester, Mass., is the holding company for several property and casualty insurance companies, which together constitute one of the largest insurance businesses in the United States. For more than 160 years, The Hanover has provided a wide range of property and casualty products and services to individuals, families, and businesses. The Hanover distributes its products through a select group of independent agents and brokers. Together with its agents, the company offers specialized coverages for small and mid-sized businesses, as well as insurance protection for homes, automobiles, and other personal items. Through its international member company, Chaucer, The Hanover also underwrites business at Lloyd's of London in several major insurance and reinsurance classes, including marine, property and energy. For more information, please visit hanover.com.
Emily P. Trevallion
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