GLENVIEW, Ill., March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health, and life insurance products, and a Chubb company, was ranked #5 in Military Spouse magazine's 2017 Top 10 list of Military Spouse Friendly Employers in the $500 million to $1 billion category. This marks the second consecutive year the company has received a Top 5 ranking.
Victory Media is the publisher of Military Spouse magazine. The company shares this list annually to recognize companies that hire spouses of active duty service members and promote workforce development policies that acknowledge the unique challenges of military life and the skills military spouses learn through those challenges.
"It is a great honor to be recognized for our military spouse hiring efforts again this year by Victory Media," said Bob Wiedower, Vice President of Sales Development and Military Programs for Combined Insurance. Wiedower is a decorated veteran who spent 22 years in the United States Marine Corps, where he retired as a Commanding Officer.
"Combined Insurance has been recognized as a top Military Friendly® employer by the publisher's G.I. Jobs magazine for the past six years, which we are very proud of. We are equally proud to support our military while they are serving our country, and providing career opportunities for military spouses is just one way we do this."
Combined Insurance launched its veteran recruiting program in 2010, and since the beginning of 2014, the company has hired more than 3,100 veterans and those with a military background. They are committed to hiring 3,000 more veterans and those with a military background by the end of 2018.
About Combined Insurance
Combined Insurance Company of America (Chicago, Ill.) is a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health, and life insurance products and a Chubb company. With a tradition of nearly 100 years of success, Combined Insurance is committed to making the world of supplemental insurance easy to understand. The company has an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau and is one of Ward's Top 50® Performing Life-Health Insurance Companies. Combined Insurance is also a 2017 Top 10 Military Friendly® Employer named by G.I. Jobs Magazine—marking the fifth consecutive year on the Top 10 employer list and third consecutive year in the Top 5. For more information, please visit combined.com.
Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at: chubb.com.
SOURCE Combined Insurance