KMRD Partners Named the Insurance Journal Best Insurance Agency to Work For in the East region
When Kevin McPoyle and Robert Dietzel founded their namesake independent agency, KMRD Partners Inc., six years ago, they aimed to create a unique business model that blended high-level expertise in risk management techniques with an agency wide emphasis on relationship-building. And they believe one of the most important relationships is with their employees.
Judging from the votes and appreciative comments from employees, the relationship-building at KMRD is working, which is why KMRD is the Insurance Journal Best Insurance Agency to Work For in the East region.
McPoyle and Dietzel have achieved this early growth by building a work atmosphere that is competitive, provides well for employees and still maintains an atmosphere that feels like “a family,” according to employees.
“We spend a lot of time vetting new hires, so once we have that person we’re looking for, we want them to be able to focus on their job,” McPoyle said. “We want staff to feel secure that they and their families are taken care of.”
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Best Insurance Agency survey results are employee-driven, evaluations are based on employee feedback, and the comments are also from employees. The winners are representative of hundreds, if not thousands, of agencies across the country that are great places to work. Their examples may provide encouragement for other agency managers to think about ways to foster the employee loyalty and satisfaction enjoyed by the Best Insurance Agencies to Work For.