GFI Insurance Named in Business Insurance’s Annual Best Places to Work in Insurance List December 1, 2015

Business Insurance Magazine | 12/01/2015

Award Recognizes Outstanding Employers in the Insurance Industry

GFI Insurance Brokerage, Inc., a leading New York-based insurance firm, today announced that, for the fourth consecutive year, it has been named as one of the “Best Places to Work in Insurance.” The annual program recognizes employers for their outstanding performance in establishing workplaces where employees can thrive, enjoy their work and help their companies grow.

“It’s an absolute honor that we are consistently included on the ‘Best Places to Work’ list and a testament to the culture we’ve built at GFI Insurance,” said Brian Gross, president at GFI Insurance. “As we continue to grow our business, we’re always on the lookout for talented professionals. It’s the people behind the company who will allow us to achieve our goals – now and in the future.”

Under Gross’ leadership, GFI Insurance has expanded, opening a new office in Brooklyn last June, and is actively hiring for several positions to support the firm’s continued growth.

“Best Places to Work in Insurance” is an annual feature presented by Business Insurance and Best Companies Group that lists the agents, brokers, insurance companies and other providers with the highest levels of employee engagement and satisfaction. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based Best Companies Group identifies the leading employers in the insurance industry by conducting a free 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.

The program divides employers into the categories of small, 25-249 employees; medium, 250-999 employees; and large, 1,000 or more employees. This year’s report features 74 companies of various sizes, from 25 employees to more than 6,500.
“Being named to Business Insurance’s list of the ‘Best Places to Work in Insurance’ for 2015 demonstrates that GFI Insurance has built a culture in which employees are supported and engaged, which ultimately benefits their customers,” said Business Insurance Publisher Frank Quigley.

About GFI Insurance Brokerage, Inc.
Since 2003, GFI Insurance Brokerage, Inc., has led the charge to bring efficiency and innovation to the insurance industry. What’s kept us ahead of the pack? First and foremost, it’s our focus on long-term relationships, and our hands-on approach to client service, that has made all the difference.
We take the time to truly understand our clients’ insurance needs in order to provide cost-effective solutions that allow both individuals and businesses of all sizes to get back to what really matters. Using the latest technology-based tools, we creatively structure insurance products that are as unique as the customers we serve. Our broad expertise encompasses the hospitality, healthcare and real estate/construction sectors, in addition to non-profit/religious groups, professional services firms and technology companies.
The future is here… are you with us? For more information about our best-in-class service and superior professional representation, visit

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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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