White Plains, N.Y. — October 17, 2017 — Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE), the policyholder-owned property and casualty insurer designed for high net worth individuals and families, has been named one of the 2017 Best Small & Medium Workplaces by Fortune and Great Place to Work ®.
“We are delighted to be recognized by Fortune and Great Place to Work, particularly among other companies of this size,” said Colin Haupt, Vice President of Human Resources for PURE Insurance. “As we continue to grow and expand throughout the U.S., it is incredibly important to us that our member-obsessed culture, for both our customers and employees, remains.”
The list of best small and medium workplaces was based on over 74,000 surveys from employees across hundreds of businesses in all sectors of the economy. The surveys assessed the camaraderie, leadership, fairness, rewards and career opportunities among colleagues in their given work environments. Despite their organizations growing in size and complexity, employees at the selected companies were more likely to maintain a healthy organizational culture and reported positive work experiences related to innovation and good customer service.
"The Best Small & Medium workplaces are laying the groundwork for future success by building trust, cooperation and leadership credibility. All of these create a positive environment for doing business while also enhancing individual and company performance,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work.
Organizations with 10 to 99 employees were considered for the small workplaces list, while those with 100-999 employees were considered for the medium list. Surveys were reported with a 95 percent confidence level from those who participated.
Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE) is a policyholder-owned insurer dedicated to creating an exceptional experience for responsible high net worth individuals and families. PURE provides best-in-class, customizable coverage throughout the U.S. for high-value homes, automobiles, jewelry, art, personal liability, watercraft and flood. Today PURE insures more than 70,000 responsible, high net worth families and has earned a world-class NPS of 67.4. Inspired by some of the finest policyholder-owned companies in the world, PURE emphasizes alignment of interests and transparency. PURE's low cost of capital, careful member selection and proactive risk management all contribute to highly competitive rates. In return for a fee, PURE Risk Management, LLC acts as Attorney-in-Fact for PURE. For more information or to find a local broker, visit pureinsurance.com. You can follow PURE on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
About the Best Small & Medium Workplaces
The ranking was based on anonymous feedback from more than 74,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. Employees completed a Trust Index™ survey with more than 50 questions assessing pride, camaraderie, executive effectiveness, innovation, benefits, professional development and other elements of a great workplace. Scores also considered organizations’ performance relative to their size and industry, as well as their ability to provide a great workplace for all employees, regardless of who they are or what they do. Survey results from eligible companies had a 6 percent margin of error, at most, with a 95 percent confidence level. Organizations with 10 to 99 employees were considered for the small workplaces list and those with 100-999 employees were considered for the medium list.
To find out more about becoming Great Place to Work-Certified and eligible for Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
About Great Place to Work Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual FORTUNE "100 Best Companies to Work For®" and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, women, diversity, industries and, internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work helps its clients create great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance.