GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health and life insurance products, and an ACE Group company, has been named to Hispanic Network Magazine’s 2015 Best of the Best Lists – recognized as one of the top diversity employers in the nation. The Best of the Best Lists represent organizations that embrace a wide range of perspectives, attract the very best talent, and understand the demographics of the market place and its needs.
Hispanic Network Magazine, now celebrating 23 years of diversity, polled hundreds of Fortune 1000 companies for its 2015 Best of the Best evaluations. Each year, DiversityComm, Inc. and its five diversity magazines, researches and gathers data to compile and identify the "Best of the Best" organizations in relation to outreach and accessibility to the African American, Hispanic/Latino, veteran, and female population. This year, more than 250 companies and institutions participated.
“Organizations that strive for diversity and incorporate it into their business practices are able to leverage the value that true diversity has to offer,” said Mona Lisa Faris, publisher and founder of Hispanic Network Magazine. “We are thrilled to recognize Combined Insurance for exemplifying the values of diversity and inclusion within their industry.”
Combined Insurance is also a top employer of military veterans and spouses. It was recently awarded the top ranking on Victory Media’s (publisher of G.I. Jobs magazine) 2015 list of Top 100 Military Friendly® Employers. This was the company’s fourth consecutive year on the list, the third time in the top 10 and its first time as number one.
In addition to military hiring, Combined Insurance holds a strong commitment to recruiting bilingual candidates as part of the company’s growth initiative. This year alone, 30 percent of the company’s new staff hires were bilingual in Spanish and English.
“We are incredibly honored to be named one of the top diversity employers in the nation by Hispanic Network Magazine,” said Barbara Halverson, senior vice president of Human Resources for Combined Insurance. “It is our mission at Combined Insurance to be a leader in employing talent that is culturally diverse and to promote an inclusive environment that reflects those cultures and the diversity of the customers we serve.”
For more information on Combined Insurance, visit www.combinedinsurance.com.
About Combined Insurance
Combined Insurance Company of America is a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health and life insurance products and an ACE Group company. With a field sales force and corporate staff in excess of 5,000 people worldwide, Combined Insurance meets the growing coverage needs of policyholders around the globe. For more information, call 1-800-490-1322 or visit.
ACE Group is one of the world’s largest multiline property and casualty insurers. With operations in 54 countries, ACE provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. ACE Limited, the parent company of ACE Group, is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: ACE) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Additional information can be found at: www.acegroup.com.