Embrace Honored with Seventh NorthCoast 99 Award

Northcoast 99 Winner 2017

August 24, 2017 - Cleveland, OH - Warrensville Heights-based Embrace Pet Insurance is proud to be recognized by ERC again this year as one of Northeast Ohio's 99 best places to work. This is the seventh time that Embrace Pet Insurance has made the list in its 10 years in business.

With just over 100 employees, Embrace takes pride in creating a corporate culture that goes above and beyond for staff, pet parents, and partners. The company celebrated its 10th anniversary in October 2016 and insured its 100,000th pet in June 2017.

"Being part of Northcoast 99 (NC99) program is a great way to attract new talent and the feedback acts as a guide for our HR policies. Embrace is always evolving as a workplace to provide the best experience possible for our employees, allowing us to stay at the high level necessary to be a NC99 winner." remarks Embrace President Chris Hagesfeld.

In addition to the Northcoast 99 win, Embrace is honored to be a Special Category Winner for Organizational Support and Work/Life Benefits. Embrace offers its employees flexible vacation, telecommuting options, on site instructor-led yoga classes, a subsidized healthy lunch delivery service, and much more.

"Embrace is very focused on work/life balance. We believe that the more flexibility and support you give your employees, the better they will perform," shared Embrace's Director of Human Resources, Ashley Qualls, SHRM-SCP.

NorthCoast 99 recognizes great places to work for top-performing people that drive results, provide competitive advantages, and allow businesses to innovate and grow. Applicants are evaluated based on policies and practices related to the attraction and retention of top performers, as well as data collected from employee surveys.

"We're extremely honored to recognize the 2017 NorthCoast 99 winners. These organizations have earned the right to call themselves a great workplace by their dedication to attracting, supporting, retaining, and motivating their Top Performers. ERC developed the NorthCoast 99 program with the hopes of inspiring local leaders to promote the great workplace movement," comments Pat Perry, President of ERC.

About Embrace Pet Insurance

Embrace Pet Insurance is an Ohio-based pet health insurance provider, offering comprehensive, personalized insurance products for dogs and cats across the United States. Embrace is consistently ranked as one of the highest-rated U.S. pet insurance companies and is a proud member of the North American Pet Health Insurance Association. Embrace is the only company to offer a diminishing deductible feature, the Healthy Pet Deductible, and continues to innovate and improve the pet insurance experience for pet parents across the country.

About the North American Pet Health Insurance Association

Embrace is a proud member of the North American Pet Health Insurance Association (NAPHIA). NAPHIA is comprised of reputable pet health insurance (PHI) organizations from across Canada and the United States. NAPHIA's membership makes up over 99% of all pet health insurance coverage in effect in North America.

As a coalition, NAPHIA works to advance and grow the PHI industry through proactive research, data sharing, benchmarking initiatives, advocacy efforts, strategic partnerships, resource sharing and the dissemination of information to collaboratively address challenges and opportunities. To learn more, visit http://www.naphia.org/.###