July 29, 2016

Reliance Partners Named a 2016-2017 Great Workplace


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Reliance Partners was certified as a great workplace today by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Reliance Partners earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys. A summary of these ratings can be found at

Reliance Partners is one of fastest-growing commercial insurance agencies in the nation. The company expects to double revenue by the end of the year.

“We want to create a culture that our employees love, where they know that they can succeed,” says company vice president, Laura Ann Howell. “Our success as a company is directly related to the happiness of our team. I am excited to be a part of a company that continues to shake up the insurance industry.”

“We applaud Reliance Partners for seeking certification and releasing its employees’ feedback,” said Kim Peters, Vice President of Great Place to Work’s Recognition Program. “These ratings measure its capacity to earn its own employees’ trust and create a great workplace – critical metrics that anyone considering working for or doing business with Reliance Partners should take into account as an indicator of high performance.”

“According to our study, 100 percent of Reliance Partners employees say it is a great workplace,” says Sarah Lewis-Kulin, Great Place to Work’s Senior Editor.

Reliance Partners employees completed extensive surveys, resulting in a 90 percent confidence level and a margin of error of ± 2.94.

About Reliance Partners

Reliance Partners is one of the fastest-growing commercial insurance agencies in the country. Located in Chattanooga, Tenn., the company was incorporated in 2009 by a group of individuals with a common goal: to be the best independent agency in the insurance industry. In a short time, Reliance Partners has become a leading insurance brokerage and consultant for the transportation, logistics, hospitality and manufacturing industries.

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, including Best Workplaces lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. In the United States, Great Place to Work® produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list and a series of Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces lists including lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies and over a half dozen different industry lists.