TrueNorth Wins Six 2022 Top WorkPlaces Culture Excellence Awards

posted by TrueNorth Companies on Thursday, October 20, 2022


(Cedar Rapids, Iowa, October 20, 2022) - TrueNorth Companies, L.C. a closely held, privately held risk management and insurance brokerage firm headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has been recognized as a Top Workplace in the nation, earning six 2022 Top WorkPlaces Culture Excellence Awards issued by Energage. Energage is a research company with more than 16 years of experience surveying over 27 million employees at 70,000 organizations.

“We refer to ‘One TrueNorth’ as our shared commitment to fostering a sense of purpose, fueling performance and creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed and valued,” said Jason Smith, TrueNorth CEO. “These Culture Excellence Awards reflect the exceptional, collaborative and resourceful talent that we employ here at TrueNorth, and underscore who we aspire to be as an employer of choice. We are actively and intentionally hiring talented individuals to help us grow and continue this legacy.”

Top Workplaces awards are based on a research-backed, 24-item employee engagement survey. This year, TrueNorth received distinction in Innovation, Employee Appreciation, Work-Life Flexibility, Employee Well-being, Professional Development and Leadership. Top WorkPlaces Culture Excellence Awards are based solely on employee feedback captured by the Energage Workplace Survey.

“Top Workplaces is a beacon of light for organizations as well as a sign of resiliency and impressive performance,” said Eric Rubino, Energage CEO. “When you give your employees a voice, you come together to navigate challenges and shape your path forward. Top WorkPlaces draw on real-time insights into what works best for their organization, so they can make informed decisions that have a positive impact on their people and their business.”

TrueNorth® Companies, L.C. is a risk management and insurance brokerage firm focused on creating value for our clients, colleagues and communities. The organization is designed to maintain its closely held and privately held business model supported by an organic growth and internal perpetuation strategy. TrueNorth is headquartered in the Midwest with offices in Iowa, Illinois and Colorado and colleagues located in over 20 states across the nation. Learn more at


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