PEABODY, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energi, a leading provider of risk management and insurance programs for the energy industry, today received the Bronze Economic Impact Award from MassEcon and is one of 17 recipients across Massachusetts of the Twelfth Annual Team Massachusetts Economic Impact Award.
The honorees were recognized at the 12th Annual Team Massachusetts Economic Impact Awards Luncheon today at the Boston Renaissance Waterfront Hotel. Governor Charlie Baker was the keynote speaker.
MassEcon’s Team Massachusetts Economic Impact Award Winners are selected based on several criteria, namely their contribution to the Massachusetts economy in terms of job growth, investment and facility expansion. Peabody-based Energi is one of the Top 10 fastest growing companies in Massachusetts, created 35 new jobs over the past year and invested $1.8 million in its 42,000 square foot workspace.
“Energi is honored to be a recipient of MassEcon’s Economic Impact Award,” said Brian McCarthy, president & CEO of Energi. “We have focused on recruiting talent from local colleges and creating good jobs for local young professionals. We are excited to continue growing here and plan to for many years to come.”
Kevin Kaminski, senior president of international and alternative energy solutions accepted the award on Energi’s behalf.
Energi is a Peabody, Massachusetts based Industrial Reinsurance Company that specializes in providing risk management and insurance solutions to over 1,000 energy companies the United States and Canada. Energi is one of the top ten fastest growing companies in Massachusetts. Energi, along with its dedicated claims management company, has over 250 associates in the United States with 125 associates located in the corporate headquarters. Energi has been selected by the Boston Globe, Boston Business Journal and Business Insurance as one of the Top Places to Work in 2012, 2013 and 2014. Energi has regional branch and support offices that are located in the following: Carlsbad, CA, Westport, CT, Carney’s Point, NJ, Orlando, FL, Downers Grove, IL, Irving, TX, Kirkland, Washington, Washington DC, and Toronto, Canada.
MassEcon is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that partners with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to promote Massachusetts as a top-level business growth destination. Since 1993, it has been MassEcon’s mission to ensure that business comes to, stays, and grows in the Commonwealth.