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PURE Insurance Named a New York SmartCEO Future 50 Award Winner

February 22, 2017

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – March 23, 2017 – The PURE Group of Insurance Companies, which includes Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE), the policyholder-owned property and casualty insurer designed for high net worth individuals and families, has been recognized in the Blue Chip category as a winner of the SmartCEO Future 50 Award.
PURE is a purpose-driven organization dedicated to making its members (policyholders) smarter, safer and more resilient so they can pursue their passions with greater confidence.

"PURE could not have achieved this recognition without our nearly 500 exceptionally talented and dedicated employees," said Ross Buchmueller, founder and CEO of the PURE Group of Insurance Companies. "We focus on creating a culture that rewards and develops our team through an environment of mutual trust, relentless drive toward personal growth and, above all else, fulfilling our purpose."

The Future 50 Awards program is the largest and most anticipated SmartCEO awards program of the year. The companies listed demonstrated significant growth based on employee count and revenue.

"This year's winners have created job opportunities and fueled economic prosperity in our region," said Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, president of SmartCEO. "We honor them for their unwavering commitment to building their businesses, shaping our communities and making our region a better place to work and live."
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About PURE

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 60,000 responsible, high net worth families and has earned a world-class NPS of 67. 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 You can follow PURE on Twitter and LinkedIn.

About SmartCEO

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