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Star Tribune Names EMC a 2021 Top Workplace in Minnesota

DES MOINES, Iowa (June 21, 2021)— EMC Insurance Companies has been named a Top Workplace in Minnesota by the Star Tribune for a third consecutive year. This award recognizes the most progressive companies in the state of Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health and satisfaction.

“We are honored to receive this award and grateful to the Star Tribune for the recognition,” said Vice President and Minneapolis Branch Manager Mark Neubauer. “Creating a culture that values its team members and their experience within our office is a top priority, and this award is nice confirmation that we are doing something right.”

Top Workplace rankings were based on responses from over 76,000 employees at public, private and nonprofit organizations in Minnesota. The survey information was collected by Energage, an independent company that specializes in employee engagement and retention.

Star Tribune Publisher Michael J. Klingensmith said, “The companies in the Star Tribune Top Workplaces deserve high praise for creating the very best work environments in the state of Minnesota. My congratulations to each of these exceptional companies.”

About EMC Insurance Companies
EMC Insurance Companies has more than 2,400 employees and is among the top 60 property/casualty insurance organizations in the country based on net written premium. Employers Mutual Casualty Company (EMCC) was organized in 1911 to write workers’ compensation protection in Iowa. Today, operating under the trade name EMC Insurance Companies, the company provides property and casualty insurance products and services throughout the United States and writes reinsurance contracts worldwide. EMCC is licensed in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. For more information, visit

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