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EMC Named a Best Workplace in Mississippi

DES MOINES, Iowa (Aug. 23, 2021)—EMC Insurance Companies’ Jackson branch office was named one of the “Best Places to Work in Mississippi” for 2021 by the Mississippi Business Journal. The best places to work list is based on anonymous surveys completed by employees of all nominated and participating companies.

“We are thrilled to be named one of Mississippi Business Journal’s best places to work,” said Coleman Cummins, vice president of EMC’s Jackson branch office. “Being named alongside these other impressive companies exemplifies our commitment to hiring great people, fostering a supportive culture and offering a flexible work environment.”

The “Best Places to Work in Mississippi” survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best employers that are raising the bar of excellence in Mississippi’s business climate. The overall winner and rankings were revealed at a special event on June 24, with winners profiled in Mississippi Business Journal’s special July publication.

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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