Culture

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    EPIC Women Attended the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s Women in Insurance forum

    June 19, 2018

    Several strong EPIC women out of our Frenkel office in the Northeast attended the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s Women in Insurance forum in NYC earlier this month. Here’s a photo of the crew with Jenna Bush Hager, one of the influential speakers featured at this event, which promotes leadership, inclusion and diversity – the necessities! The

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    Meet our Summer Interns in Birmingham!

    June 15, 2018

    We are excited to announce we just hired two new interns who will serve as Project Coordinators supporting our Property & Casualty team in Birmingham. Welcome to the EPIC family, Shannon and Parker! We are thrilled to have you both with us for the summer. Shannon Stickley is a senior at Troy University. She is set to graduate in

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    Encouraging Employee Wellness Starts with an EPIC Wellness Fair

    June 14, 2018

    Contributed by Cailin Paul We’re all busy, and while we might have the best of intentions, sometimes the hardest part of getting on track and taking hold of our health is simply finding the time and resources to press go. That’s where a good employee wellness fair comes in. Today, the Houston office hosted its

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    We are Warriors! Strength in Numbers

    June 1, 2018

    Our San Mateo office gathered yesterday afternoon to wish their Golden State Warriors well as they headed into their 4th consecutive NBA finals! #StrengthinNumbers and a well coached, well led, well balanced team (both on the floor and off) that puts ego and personal gratification aside for the greater good is a formula that is hard

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    NYC Goes Bowling!

    May 29, 2018

    Last week our team in New York, Frenkel & Company, hosted its annual bowling event at the BOWLMOR LANES at Chelsea Piers in NYC. Employees from our local offices in Manhattan, Jersey City and Englewood Cliffs took time before the holiday weekend to strengthen bonds with coworkers from other locations and various departments, also welcoming the recent addition

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    That’s How We Roll in Houston…

    May 16, 2018

    Employees enjoyed a delicious sushi party at lunch today, thanks to Chef Wang and his helpful sushi-rolling tutorial! Ben Wang is the Director of Analytics & Reporting for our Integrated Risk Solutions Team operating out of EPIC’s Southwest Region. He graciously brought in all the ingredients and hosted an incredible class so everyone could prepare their roll of choice. Whether

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    Stand up, Lift up!

    May 16, 2018

    Three of our EPIC women attended the 29th annual PBWC Conference April 24 in San Francisco, joining 6,000 fellow businesswomen standing up for Women’s Equality and Advancement. As the PBWC website reports, “at this critical juncture for women’s rights around the globe, PBWC convened a sold-out and content-rich day of powerful conversations about equality, diversity and

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    Happy Cinco de Mayo!

    May 3, 2018

    Our Houston office hosted an early Cinco de Mayo party today, enjoying pork, beef, and chicken tacos washed down with cold beer and margaritas. Employees lined up for our President of the Southwest Region Jim Watt’s favorite margaritas from El Patio, a Houston staple and widely-adored tradition. Cheers to all our employees throughout the country. We

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    EPIC Volunteers Become Fairy Godmothers in Time for Prom

    March 26, 2018

    EPIC employees Dina Flavin, Roshanda Hanson, and Yessi Gonzalez recently volunteered their time to support the Giving Gown Foundation. Serving as fairy godmothers for young women who aren’t able to afford to dress for their High School Prom, they sorted donated shoes. In a special Cinderella moment so many of us ladies have fantasized about, their work

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    EPIC Volunteer Day in SW Region Provides 5,700 Meals

    March 23, 2018

    EPIC volunteers in the SW Region visited the Houston Food Bank yesterday. Sporting the Houston Strong T-shirts our executive team sent the Houston office shortly after Hurricane Harvey, the team put forth some seriously impressive muscle to help feed the community. In just a few hours, our employees sorted and boxed eight pallets worth of product. That’s 6,840 pounds,

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    It’s a Great Time for Young People to Join the Insurance Industry – Watch this Video!

    March 12, 2018

    The International Risk Management Institute (IRMI) and WebCE recently published a recruiting video featuring several eye-opening interviews with young insurance professionals. The video helps explain the many types of jobs and great opportunities for advancement available in the industry, for those potentially interested in an insurance career. As we all know, in the coming years,

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    Excellence & Professionalism in Claims (EPIC) Award Granted to Jeff Chandler

    March 5, 2018

    We are so pleased to award Jeff Chandler our Excellence & Professionalism in Claims (EPIC) Award! Jeff’s recognition is well deserved. It is a privilege to work with someone who has such a consistent willingness and ability to go above and beyond in providing aggressive claims management. Jeff’s strong communication and collaboration and excellent negotiation and case resolution skills

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    Don’t Mind Us, Just Taking a Quick Stretch Break!

    February 14, 2018

    Happy Wellness Wednesday! Walked by the Everest Conference Room in our Houston office and found employees taking a stretch break together with EPIC Wellness Consultant Erin Milliken leading the charge. This is the first of many scheduled office-wide stretch breaks Erin is spearheading here in the Southwest Region. Open to all, those who are up for the challenge

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    In the Spirit of Valentines, our Wellness Consultant Promotes Self Love

    February 14, 2018

    “This week I challenge you to say a positive affirmation about yourself and to yourself each morning before work (or all day),” says Erin Milliken, EPIC Wellness Consultant. “This can make a difference in your mood, work and overall quality of life – because what you say about yourself WILL come true.” I am happy,

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    EPIC Goes Red for Women

    February 2, 2018

    The American Heart Association named February 2nd National Wear Red Day to help raise awareness about cardiovascular disease. EPIC employees all around the country celebrated by coming to work dressed in red, and we must say, red sure looks beautiful on everyone! From New York to Houston, teams came together to draw awareness to the #GoRedforWomen and #WearRedandGive

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    Several California Offices Met up in San Francisco to Toast to 2018

    February 2, 2018

    It was an absolute pleasure to see employees from several of our California offices meet up in San Francisco for a special holiday party kicking off the New Year! Here’s pictures from the rooftop party hosted last Thursday. There’s nothing quite like getting together to share a toast with colleagues that feel like family. From the

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    EPIC Culture Heard through The Grapevine

    February 2, 2018

    Our Duluth office wrapped up a phenomenal year by celebrating all the ways they made a difference in 2017 – for EPIC, for those in the EPIC family, for their own families, and for their community. We want to thank them for everything they do to make EPIC such a great place to work. From the West Coast, where

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    Atlanta Business Chronicle Recognizes EPIC and Decisely Among Atlanta’s Healthiest Employers in 2018

    January 23, 2018

    EPIC’s Duluth office has been selected as one of the finalists in Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2018 Atlanta’s Healthiest Employers list! All finalists will be recognized at their annual event, hosted in the Georgia Aquarium. You can find the complete list of honorees and more information about the event here. A special shout out to one of our Wellness Consultants

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    Happy New Year! The Best is Yet to Come #EPICturns10

    January 5, 2018

    Happy New Year to all our employees, clients and business partners. We hope you enjoyed a beautiful holiday and are ready for an EPIC year! Looking back on 2017, we couldn’t help but reflect on our 10 year anniversary. Here’s a few pictures from our celebration at the Ferry Building here in San Francisco in October.

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    Duluth Delivers over 100 Toys in Time for Christmas!

    December 15, 2017

    The Duluth Office recently came together for a Holiday Luncheon, where employees not only celebrated the season with a beautiful meal and festive Christmas Sweaters, they also came bearing gifts for less fortunate children in the community. Because of their generosity, the team delivered over 100 toys to the Toys for Tots collection site at the Mercedez-Benz