The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:) today announced it has once again been named a Military Friendly® Employer and Military Spouse Friendly® Employer by . The company also maintained its status as a Best for Vets Employer.
“We have a long and proud history of supporting the military community, and it’s an honor to be recognized for our efforts,” said Diane Kurtzman, Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Travelers. “Through dedicated programs, employee resource groups and benefits, we’re committed to providing an environment where service members and their families can thrive.”
Travelers has gained acclaim for its military-friendly culture for nearly two decades because of its robust suite of initiatives, including:
- An employee resource group focused on building awareness of veterans’ skills and experiences. Since its launch in 2013, the Military/Veterans & Allies Diversity Network has grown to more than 3,200 members.
- A recruiting initiative designed specifically to help military spouses build their careers. Since 2020, the company has hired more than 200 military spouses and recently created a forum where they can come together to share tips, exchange resources and offer support to one another.
- A partnership with American Corporate Partners, a national nonprofit that helps veterans discover their next careers. Since 2010, Travelers employees have completed more than 700 mentorships with post-9/11 veterans.
- Comprehensive benefits for employees deployed on active duty, including full benefits that are in addition to supplementing employees’ military pay for up to five years of their deployment.
The company has signed the Statement of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve at both state and national levels, and it participates in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership, which connects military spouses with partner employers committed to recruiting, hiring, promoting and retaining military spouses. In recent years, Travelers has also been named an Employer for Outstanding Support by the U.S. Navy Reserve and a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon company by the Minnesota National Guard.
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The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: ) is a leading provider of property casualty insurance for , and . A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has approximately 30,000 employees and generated revenues of approximately $37 billion in 2022. For more information, visit .