CSAA Insurance Group Wins 2018 Leadership Excellence and Development Awards
March 29, 2018
|CSAA Insurance Group's Lamont Gilbert (left) and Bruce Baumgarten (right) at the LEAD2018 Leadership Excellence Awards|
WALNUT CREEK, Calif., March 29, 2018 – CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA Insurer, was recently honored for its Leaders Development Program at the 2018 Leadership Excellence and Development Awards. The company was awarded first place in the “best use of simulations” category, and third place in the “best experienced/senior leader program” category.
CSAA Insurance Group’s Leaders Development Program provides advanced training for employees to learn and embrace the role of enterprise leadership. Employees are nominated to participate in the program, which includes learning how to navigate a transforming marketplace, lead change, drive company culture and execute on CSAA Insurance Group’s strategy. Participants are guided through workshops, assessments, coaching, business simulations and exercises related to “real-life” company matters. To date, nearly 300 employees have participated in and graduated from the program.
“Our employees are the heart and soul of our customer-driven culture,” said Marie Andel, chief people and culture officer at CSAA Insurance Group. “Graduates of our Leaders Development Program are equipped more than ever to empower individuals and teams to understand and address customer needs, drive business results and ultimately provide AAA Members with the best service possible. It’s a worthwhile investment.”
Other recipients of the LEAD Awards include Cisco, IBM and Dell. Winners were announced at the LEAD2018 Awards Gala on Feb. 8 in Salt Lake City, Utah. For a complete list of winners, visit the LEAD2018 Awards website.
The Leadership Excellence & Development (LEAD) event is an annual two-day inspirational leadership conference dedicated to helping organizations create an innovative, high potential and passionate workforce. Both days are action packed with leadership and HR-specific roundtables, workshops, networking opportunities and speakers. Participants learn how to take the world’s best corporate leadership practices and concepts and put them into practice, applying them to their organizations. Thirteen keynotes inspire and motivate attendees personally and professionally with their amazing stories about overcoming obstacles, facing adversity, and persevering through hardships. The Awards Gala celebrates award-winning leadership and development programs.
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About CSAA Insurance Group
CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA Insurer, offers automobile, homeowners and other personal lines of insurance to AAA members through AAA clubs in 23 states and the District of Columbia. Founded in 1914, the company has been rated “A” or better by A.M. Best for 90 years, and is one of the top personal lines property casualty insurance groups in the United States, according to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. The company has been repeatedly named one of the 50 most community-minded companies in America by Points of Light.