October 20, 2016 — South Coast Insurance was named Employer of the Year (medium to large category) at the Burin Peninsula Chamber of Commerce’s 5th Annual Business Awards held October 19th in Marystown. The Award considered integration of education and training, positive work-life culture, promotion of work-life balance and open and consistent communication with employees. South Coast Insurance also won the Award in 2014.
President Kelly Hickman accepted the Award on the company’s behalf. “One of our goals is to be an Employer of Choice in the area, so all of the benefits and other initiatives we introduce are with that goal in mind,” said Hickman in her acceptance speech. “Whether it’s our matching RSP program, fitness memberships or more recently our Employee Dream Program, our goal is to attract and retain top talent. It’s my belief that healthy, happy employees lead to happy customers, which leads to our continued growth and success.”
South Coast Insurance extends congratulations to all of the winners on their awards.