REGINA, Sept. 19, 2011 /CNW/ - Regina's Co-operators Life Insurance
Company has been recognized as one of Canada's Top Employers for Young
People according to the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. The
list, which was released today, is based on an evaluation of the
various benefits offered to young employees by organizations across the
The 100 organizations that earned the designation are leaders in
attracting and retaining young professionals. They offer a variety of
benefits, including such things as tuition assistance, training
programs, career management guidance and co-op or work-study programs.
"One of the keys to building a strong team is being able to attract
talented young people whose expertise can benefit your organization -
and vice-versa - for many years to come," said Kevin Daniel, Executive
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Co-operators Life Insurance
Company. "We know that once a person comes to work for us, they stay
here for a long time; we have a very low turnover rate. For that
reason, it is particularly important to be seen as an employer of
choice among young professionals, and this recognition and validation
is certainly good news on that front."
Co-operators Life was specifically identified for having:
Opportunities to interact directly with the Executive Vice president and
Chief Operating Officer through "Breakfast with Kevin"
Subsidies for tuition and professional accreditation
In-house training, career management sessions, and an annual career week
A unique physical workplace, close to an urban park with onsite fitness
facilities, massage therapy and a wellness room
Co-operators Life is also listed among Canada's Top 100 Employers as
well as the 50 Best Employers in Canada.
About Co-operators Life Insurance Company
Co-operators Life Insurance Company, with its head office in Regina, is
a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Co-operators Group Limited. Through
its operating subsidiaries, The Co-operators offers home, auto, life,
group, travel, commercial and farm insurance, as well as investment
products. The Co-operators Group Limited is a Canadian-owned
co-operative with more than $41 billion in assets under administration.
The Co-operators is well known for its community involvement and its
commitment to sustainability.
The Co-operators is ranked #1 among the 50 Best Corporate Citizens in
Canada by Corporate Knights.
SOURCE The Co-operators
For further information:
Manager, Community Relations
Co-operators Life Insurance Company
Phone: (306) 347.6527