SHEBOYGAN — Acuity has been named to People Magazine’s first-ever top 50 “Companies That Care.”
The list recognizes companies with 1,000 or more employees that show extraordinary compassion for their employees, their communities, and the environment, as well as being military friendly and embracing diversity.
“We are honored to be recognized by PEOPLE as a company that cares for and supports our employees, their families, and the communities where we do business,” said Ben Salzmann, Acuity President and CEO. “Providing that support isn’t just part of Acuity’s philosophy, it’s the right thing to do.”
People Magazine partnered with Great Place to Work to compile the ranking of the top 50 companies, which is based on surveys of more than 360,000 employees at nearly 1,000 companies across the country.
In selecting Acuity, PEOPLE stated that the company offers many ways for employees to recharge during the day, including Ping-Pong tables that are always in use. It also noted that Acuity supports employees with benefits, gifts, education, and opportunities to earn, demonstrating a generosity that runs deep. Additionally, the Acuity Scholarship Program has awarded nearly $370,000 in scholarships to children of employees.
Acuity Insurance, headquartered in Sheboygan, is a property and casualty insurer that operates in 25 states, generates over $1.3 billion in revenue through 1,000 independent agencies, and manages $4 billion in assets. Named one of the top 10 large companies to work for in America, Acuity employs over 1,200 people.