Verisk Analytics Earns Great Place to Work Certification for Second Consecutive Year
JERSEY CITY, N.J., September 28, 2017 — Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, has received the Great Place to Work® Certification for the second consecutive year. The honor recognizes Verisk for its outstanding workplace culture.
Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Verisk received the certification based on the results of the Great Place to Work survey, through which a random selection of employees shared their thoughts about working at Verisk.
“We’re thrilled that Verisk has been recognized as a Great Place to Work for the second year in a row,” said Scott Stephenson, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Verisk Analytics. “The certification is a testament to all of our 6,500 employees worldwide who share our common values: a commitment to excellence and professional growth, personal integrity, enthusiasm for challenging work, and a desire to contribute their capabilities to a successful team.”
In 2017, Verisk Analytics was named to the Nasdaq-100 Index for the sixth consecutive year. Members of Verisk’s highly skilled workforce hold nearly 2,000 master’s degrees, doctorates, and advanced degrees in predictive analytics, data science, actuarial science, mathematics, computer science, chemistry, physics, economics, engineering, meteorology, and GIS mapping.
“Recognition as a Great Place to Work supports our organization’s mission and ensures that our people—our greatest resource—realize both their potential and the vision of building an organization that positively affects the world around us,” said Laurie Lovett, chief human resources officer at Verisk Analytics.
About Verisk Analytics
Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics draws on unique data assets and deep domain expertise to provide first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. Verisk offers predictive analytics and decision support solutions to customers in rating, underwriting, claims, catastrophe and weather risk, global risk analytics, natural resources intelligence, economic forecasting, and many other fields. Around the world, Verisk Analytics helps customers protect people, property, and financial assets.
Headquartered in Jersey City, N.J., Verisk Analytics operates in 29 countries and is a member of Standard & Poor’s S&P 500® Index. In 2017, Forbes magazine named Verisk Analytics to its America’s Best Mid-Size Employers list and to its World’s Most Innovative Companies list. Verisk is one of only seven companies to appear on both lists. For more information, please visit www.verisk.com.