posted by TrueNorth Companies on Monday, February 21, 2022


Mallory Mohwinkle
(319) 739-1357

(Cedar Rapids, Iowa, February 21, 2022) - TrueNorth Companies, L.C. a closely held, privately-held risk management and insurance brokerage firm headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has earned a 2022 Top Workplaces USA award, issued by Energage. Energage is a purpose-driven organization that develops solutions to build and brand Top Workplaces. Their Top Workplaces program has a 15-year history of recognizing the top organizations across 60 markets.

"TrueNorth is proud to be nationally recognized as a Top Workplace," said Jason Smith, CEO of TrueNorth. "Achieving this accolade is especially significant as we recently celebrated our 20th anniversary. This is a testament to the incredible colleagues and their families that make our Vision, Mission, and Purpose come to life each and every day. As we look back on 20 years and ahead to our next 20 years, our mantra of ‘People will determine who WINS’ is a cornerstone of our company. We are pridefully and squarely invested in the future of our colleagues; we look to welcome hundreds of growth-minded people to TrueNorth in the years to come.” 

"Companies need to authentically represent their brand to job-seekers," said Eric Rubino, Energage CEO. "The employee experience needs to be on the mission-critical list. Leaders who embrace a people-first culture will benefit greatly. By giving employees a voice and showcasing your authentic culture through employer branding, organizations can attract those job seekers who complement their culture. Culture drives performance."

The Top Workplaces USA award celebrates organizations with 150 or more employees that have built great cultures. Winners of the Top Workplaces USA list are chosen based solely on employee feedback gathered through an employee engagement survey, issued by Energage. Results are calculated by comparing the survey’s research-based statements, including 15 Culture Drivers that are proven to predict high performance against industry benchmarks.

TrueNorth is honored to receive this national recognition based solely on colleague participation and feedback. Learn more about this honor on TrueNorth's Energage Company Profile, by clicking here.


TrueNorth® Companies, L.C. is a closely held, privately held risk management and insurance brokerage firm focused on creating value for our clients, colleagues, and communities. TrueNorth is headquartered in the Midwest with offices in Iowa, Illinois and Colorado, and colleagues located in more than 20 states across the nation. Learn more at truenorthcompanies.com.


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Energage is a purpose-driven company that helps organizations turn employee feedback into useful business intelligence and credible employer recognition through Top Workplaces. Built on 14 years of culture research and the results from 23 million employees surveyed across more than 70,000 organizations, Energage delivers the most accurate competitive benchmark available. With access to a unique combination of patented analytic tools and expert guidance, Energage customers lead the competition with an engaged workforce and an opportunity to gain recognition for their people-first approach to culture. For more information or to nominate your organization, visit energage.com or topworkplaces.com.