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Lockton Named a ‘Best Place to Work’ for Ninth Consecutive Year

Award Recognizes Outstanding Employers in the Insurance Industry

(Kansas City, Mo.) September 22, 2017 – Lockton Companies has been named a “Best Places to Work in Insurance” for the ninth straight year. The award is Best Places to Work 2017 logopresented by Business Insurance and Best Companies Group and recognizes employers for their outstanding performance in establishing workplaces where employees can thrive, enjoy their work and help their companies grow.

Best Companies Group identifies the leading employers in the insurance industry by conducting a two-part assessment of each company. The first part is a questionnaire completed by the employer about company policies, practices and demographics. The second part is a confidential employee survey on engagement and satisfaction.

“We are thrilled to once again be named a Best Place to Work in Insurance,” said Ron Lockton, president and CEO of Lockton, Inc. “Associate feedback drives Lockton receiving this recognition year after year, which makes being named a Best Place to Work even more meaningful.”

Lockton has been named to the Best Places to Work in Insurance list every year since the program began in 2009.

“Being named to Business Insurance’s list of the Best Places to Work in Insurance for 2017 demonstrates that Lockton has built a culture in which Associates are supported and engaged, which benefits their customers and the employers’ financial performance,” says Business Insurance Publisher Peter Oxner.

Lockton strongly believes that its success is a result of the strength of their Associates. By attracting the best talent in the industry, Lockton feels that they can continue to build upon their accomplishments. Lockton Associates enjoy the freedom, resources and personal responsibility to meet their clients’ needs. This entrepreneurial spirit and performance-driving commitment helps keep Associates motivated and clients loyal.

About Lockton

Lockton is a global professional services firm with 6,500 Associates who advise clients on protecting their people, property and reputations. Lockton has grown to become the world’s largest privately held, independent insurance broker by helping clients achieve their business objectives. For nine 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.

About Business Insurance

Business Insurance is the authoritative news and information source for executives concerned about risk and the impact on their business. With information for risk managers, insurers, brokers and other providers of insurance products and services, Business Insurance delivers in-depth analysis on new and emerging risks, case studies of successful programs, market intelligence on trends, and guidance on how to capitalize on opportunities and overcome challenges.

In addition to a monthly print magazine, Business Insurance provides essential news via its website,; daily and weekly e-newsletters; and breaking news via email news alerts. To subscribe, please contact Business Insurance at [email protected]

About Best Companies Group

Best Companies Group works with partners to establish “Best Places to Work,” “Best Companies,” and “Best Employers” programs on a national, state-wide and regional basis. Through its thorough workplace assessment using employer questionnaires and employee satisfaction surveys, Best Companies Group identifies and recognizes companies that have been successful in creating and maintaining workplace excellence.

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