TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - If anyone knows a company, it's the
employees who work there. What the people at TIC know about us and
their work environment has put us on the Best Small and Medium
Employers in Canada and Best Employers in the GTA lists for 2013. We
are pleased and honoured to have earned this recognition for the fourth
year in a row.
"We received solid scores in areas including co-workers, work/life
balance and physical environment," says David Hartman, TIC President
and CEO. "The results tell us our employees believe we know what it
takes to create a workplace they are happy to be a part of and
Our achievement fits nicely with our new brand. It reflects that we're
good at - and like - what we do. That makes us experts unlike anyone
else. It also highlights that we always put people first. This filters
into what we do every day to deliver better, more consistent and caring
service and support for our partners and their clients. We know that
makes a difference in the experience they have each time they interact
"Whether it's at work, in the field or in the community, thinking of
others is part of who we are and it starts with each of our employees,"
added Hartman. "They are truly a special group of people and deserve
the credit for our achievement. We wouldn't be the same without them."
The Best GTA employer list is compiled by the AON Hewitt Human Resources
consulting firm in partnership with Queen's School of Business and,
Queen's Centre for Business Venturing using the results of confidential
employee engagement surveys. The surveys measure three key criteria:
employees' willingness to speak positively about their organization;
their desire to continue to work there; and the extra effort and
dedication they are willing to exert to ensure the success of the
TIC is a travel insurance company. Our expertise comes from our more
than 50 years of providing nothing but travel health insurance
solutions in and outside of Canada. We take pride in being the caring,
helpful experts travellers can rely on to help them enjoy a worry-free
experience. After all, having a safe and enjoyable trip is what
travelling is all about. We know.
TIC is fully-owned by The Co-operators Life Insurance Company, which is
part of The Co-operators Group Limited, one of Canada's largest,
Canadian-owned, multi-product insurance companies.
SOURCE: The Co-operators
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