Mexico's Assurant Solutions wins Great Place to Work® 2012 Certification

ATLANTA, August 13, 2012 —
Assurant Solutions Mexico was recognized as a Great Place to Work® 2012. The honor recognizes organizations that demonstrate the highest levels of trust, strong employee engagement and best applied management practices and programs.

According to the Great Place to Work Institute Mexico, such workplaces have employees who trust the people they work for, have pride in their work and enjoy the people they work with. Employees and managers exemplify these relationships in five dimensions of credibility, respect, fairness, pride and camaraderie.

The Institute rigorously evaluated corporate cultures and employee views of more than 1,000 companies before ranking the most attractive working environments in the country. Assurant Solutions Mexico was ranked in the top 100 companies with 501 to 5000 employees and multinationals. This is the first time Assurant Solutions Mexico has earned the designation.

“We feel honored to receive this award,” said David Gomez, Country Manager of Assurant Solutions Mexico. “It is the result of the work of an outstanding team, always looking to improve. Great people build great companies.”

Gomez and Assurant Solutions Mexico’s human resources director Claudia Bravo accepted the award on behalf of the company during an event held at the Centro Bancomer in Mexico City earlier this year.

Great Place to Work Institute is a global research and management firm with offices in more than 45 countries on six continents. Its analysis, evaluation and certification process is regarded among the most comprehensive worldwide. In Mexico, the Model and Methodology® Great Place to Work are certified by the Mexican Institute of Standardization and Certification.

Assurant Solutions businesses develop, underwrite, market and administer specialty insurance, extended service contracts and other risk management solutions through collaborative relationships with leading financial institutions, retailers, automobile dealers, funeral homes, utilities and other entities. With operations in 25 locations, including executive offices in Atlanta, Assurant Solutions serves clients and their customers in 10 countries throughout North America, the Caribbean, Latin America and Europe. .

Assurant Solutions is part of Assurant, a premier provider of specialized insurance products and related services in North America and select worldwide markets. The four key businesses — Assurant Solutions, Assurant Specialty Property, Assurant Health, and Assurant Employee Benefits — partner with clients who are leaders in their industries and have built leadership positions in a number of specialty insurance market segments in the U.S. and select worldwide markets.

Assurant, a Fortune 500 company and a member of the S&P 500, is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AIZ. Assurant has approximately $27 billion in assets and $8 billion in annual revenue. Assurant has approximately 14,000 employees worldwide and is headquartered in New York’s financial district.