CAMICO Receives Award in Innovation from NAMIC
CAMICO (www.camico.com), the nation's largest CPA-directed program of insurance and risk management for the accounting profession, was recently presented with the Award in Innovation by the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) at the association's 2016 Management Conference in Hilton Head Island, S.C.
CAMICO received the award for its Idea Central program and in-house innovative support team that uses employee suggestions to improve on processes within its organization.
"The CAMICO Idea Central program was designed to fall in line with one of our mutual principles—to extend a 'philosophy of ownership' to all employees," said Ric Rosario, CPA, CFE, CGMA, CAMICO's president and CEO. "CAMICO has realized several benefits that have been brought to the forefront, such as increased employee engagement, leading to higher customer satisfaction, increased productivity, and creative problem-solving."
"The Award in Innovation was created to allow NAMIC members the opportunity to showcase the vision and entrepreneurialism it takes to stay relevant in changing times," said Kristen Spriggs, NAMIC's vice president of member development. "All the companies that entered submissions are to be congratulated for the outstanding work they do in serving their policyholders and their employees."
CAMICO delivers insurance, risk management and related services to more than 8,200 CPA firms and 50,000 staff members in 45 states and the District of Columbia. Founded in 1986, CAMICO is celebrating 30 years of providing solutions and is endorsed by state CPA societies and associations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Greater Washington D.C., Indiana, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia and Washington. CAMICO provides Professional Liability Insurance, Employment Practices Liability Insurance, Business Owners Package, Workers' Compensation, Personal Umbrella, and Cyber Coverage.
For more than 120 years NAMIC (www.namic.org) has been serving in the best interests of mutual insurance companies—large and small—across the United States as well as in Canada. It is the largest property/casualty insurance trade association with more than 1,400 member companies serving more than 170 million auto, home, and business policyholders. NAMIC member companies write nearly $230 billion in annual premiums, and have 54 percent of homeowners, 43 percent of automobile, and 32 percent of the business insurance markets.