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EMC Receives Automation Excellence Recognition

DES MOINES, Iowa (July 6, 2021)—EMC Insurance Companies was named a 2021 Automation Excellence Award winner by the Network of Vertafore Users (NetVU). The recognition was presented at NetVu’s Annual Meeting, broadcast virtually this year.

The Automation Excellence Award recognizes insurance carriers that have gone above and beyond to be successful and to help their customers be successful with automation. The award is designed to acknowledge achievements in automation technology and celebrate innovative ideas that enhance collaboration, efficiency and profitability.

“We have been taking steps to create a more customer-centric culture by listening to our agents. We have implemented multiple enhancements to our download capabilities and are always looking for ways to improve the digital experience for our partners, and this award is a testament to that,” said Stacey Schnathorst, EMC Customer Experience Specialist.

Other awards presented at the annual meeting were within the categories of exceptional service, leadership and volunteerism. NetVU is an independent, national member organization committed to providing industry advocacy, world-class education, and networking to more than 20,000 insurance agencies, over 1,000 carriers, and 23 state governments.

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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