ORANGE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Word & Brown Companies (www.wordandbrowncompanies.com) have been named one of Orange County’s Top Work Places for 2012 by the Orange County Register. Word & Brown was selected as one of 20 mid-sized firms recognized by the newspaper based on a survey of employees measuring employer qualities such as company leadership, compensation, training, workplace flexibility and diversity.
“We’re very excited to be joining such an elite group of employers in Orange County,” says co-founder John M. Word, III. “It means a lot to me and my co-founding partner, Rusty Brown, that our employees have such high regard for us and for our organization. We thank each and every one of them for contributing to our success in providing insurance services to brokers, individuals and businesses of all sizes for nearly 30 years.”
The newspaper and its research partner, Workplace Dynamics, surveyed more than 22,000 employees from nearly 150 companies across Orange County. Employees were asked to respond to statements about their workplace experience and their companies’ leadership. Fifteen large companies, 20 mid-sized firms, and 50 small work places made the list of Top Orange County Work Places for 2012.
Operating nationally, The Word & Brown Companies include the Word & Brown® General Agency, with divisions focused on group, Medicare, individual and family insurance coverage; CONEXIS, the nation’s first outsourcing provider to offer benefits administration on a single, Web-based, fully integrated system; CHOICE Administrators, the nation’s leading developer and distributor of health insurance exchange programs; Quotit® Corporation, the foremost national provider of Internet sales and marketing solutions for the health insurance and employee benefits industry; and HealthCompare® and Joppel by HealthCompare®, which help individuals, families and seniors easily research, compare, buy and enroll in the right health insurance or Medicare Advantage, Medigap or Prescription Drug plan at the right price. The Word & Brown Companies have built strong relationships with partners across the country – including more than 50,000 brokers and hundreds of health plans through which they provide benefits and service to approximately 60,000 employers with nearly 6.5 million eligible employees and hundreds of thousands of consumers nationwide. For more information about the firm, visit www.wordandbrowncompanies.com.