Financial Services Firm Recognized for Eighth Consecutive Year;
Commitment to Fostering Diversity and Inclusion, Employee Recognition
and Work Life Balance Cited
MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–For the eighth year in a row, Allianz Life Insurance Company of North
Life®) has been named to the FORTUNE
100 Best Companies to Work for List. The company is listed as number
43 on the list.
Each year, the award honors companies that receive positive feedback
from employees across a number of key areas including trust in managers,
compensation, fairness, camaraderie and workplace traits linked to
“We are honored to make the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work for list
yet again,” said Walter White, president and CEO, Allianz Life. “This
annual award is an important recognition and validation of the culture
we have at Allianz Life, where each employee feels valued and knows that
the work they do here every day matters.”
This year, Allianz Life was recognized for its dedication to fostering
innovation by inspiring employees to give their personal best and think
beyond the task at hand. Each year, the company puts out an open call
for innovative ideas to foster company growth and efficiency. The
program allows employees the opportunity to submit their own unique
ideas for improving business across the entire company, with one top
idea chosen to be put into action.
Ongoing employee-recognition programs also helped the company stand out
among competition. From monthly ceremonies that honor those who do great
work, to peer-to-peer recognition opportunities, to an annual
employee-appreciation event, recognizing great work is a key part of the
culture at Allianz Life.
The company was also recognized as a leader for its commitment to work
life balance, professional development, and diversity and inclusion.
In addition to the recognition from FORTUNE, Allianz Life has received
several other honors in the past year.
Star Tribune (Minneapolis) 100 Top Workplaces for the ninth
year in a row.
Working Mother magazine’s 100 Best Companies for the fifth
Training magazine’s Training Top 125 for the sixth year in a
This year marks the 22nd anniversary of the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies
to Work For list.
About Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America
Life Insurance Company of North America, one of the FORTUNE 100 Best
Companies to Work For® in 2019, has been keeping its promises
since 1896. Today, it carries on that tradition, helping Americans
achieve their retirement income and protection goals with a variety of
annuities and life insurance products. In 2017, Allianz Life provided a
total of $2.7 billion in benefit payments that supported policyholders’
financial objectives. As a leading provider of fixed index annuities,
Allianz Life is part of Allianz SE, a global leader in the financial
services industry with 142,000 employees in more than 70 countries
worldwide. More than 85 million private and corporate customers rely on
Allianz knowledge, global reach, and capital strength to help them make
the most of financial opportunities.
About The FORTUNE 100 Best Companies To Work For®
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven
methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey
responses representing the view of more than 4.3 million employees at
Great Place to Work-Certified organizations with more than 1,000
employees. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and
recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.