Newsroom / Risk Management, Employee Benefits
Lockton Earns Sixth Consecutive “Best Places” Honor

Associates’ commitment to client results creates vibrant culture, says President and CEO 

(Kansas City, MO - USA) – 9 September 2014 – Lockton Companies, the world’s largest privately held, independent insurance broker, has earned the Best Places to Work in Insurance Award for the sixth consecutive year. The evaluation and awards are presented by Best Companies Group and Business Insurance magazine.

“Whether it is the first time or the sixth, it is never routine to earn an honor like this,” said John Lumelleau, President and CEO of Lockton, Inc. “Our Associates’ commitment to delivering client results has created a vibrant culture at Lockton.”

Lockton is a top 10 global broker with 48 consecutive years of revenue growth. In its recently completed fiscal year, the company generated organic growth of 11 percent and revenues of $1,125,363,000.

Lockton is the only top 10 global broker to ever receive the Best Places to Work in Insurance Award.

Lockton has more than 5,300 Associates around the world. To learn more about Lockton, connect at

Best Companies Group evaluates brokers and insurers through a two-part survey process. One part evaluates workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems, and demographics, worth approximately 25 percent of the score. The second part is an employee survey to measure the Associate experience, worth approximately 75 percent of the evaluation. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process, analyzed the data, and determined the final rankings for this program. For more on the award program connect with

Read the full profile of Lockton in Business Insurance magazine. [Subscription required.]

About Lockton 

More than 5,300 professionals at Lockton provide 41,000 clients around the world with risk management, insurance, and employee benefits consulting services that improve their businesses. From its founding in 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, Lockton has attracted entrepreneurial professionals who have driven its growth to become the largest privately held, independent insurance broker in the world and 10th largest overall. Independent researcher Greenwich Associates has awarded Lockton its Service Excellence Award for risk management for large companies. For five consecutive years, Business Insurance magazine has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance." To see the latest insights from Lockton's experts, check Lockton Market Update.

< Back to Newsroom Updates
Discover more Insights & Publications  |  Read more in the Lockton Newsroom  |  See our Client Stories
Discover more Insights & Publications
See our Client Stories