Reno, Nev. –– February 1, 2017—Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EIG), America’s small business insurance specialist®, today announced the appointment of Tracey Berg as its executive vice president, chief information officer. Berg has over 25 years of experience leading technical innovation and transformation. She reports directly to Douglas D. Dirks, president and chief executive officer.
Berg most recently served as senior vice president and chief information officer for West Bend Mutual Insurance Company in West Bend, Wisconsin from 2008 until 2017. Prior to that, she served as 2nd Vice President, Strategy and Architecture and 2nd Vice President, Application Development for Assurant, Inc. Berg holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota and a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
“Tracey brings to EMPLOYERS an impressive array of knowledge and experience leading transformational change and deploying technology in ways that leverage business assets, nimbleness, and flexibility,” CEO Dirks said. “We are excited to have her join the EMPLOYERS team as we develop and deploy leading edge technologies to support our small business customers.”
About Employers Holdings, Inc.
Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) is a holding company with subsidiaries that are specialty providers of workers' compensation insurance and services focused on select small businesses engaged in low-to-medium hazard industries. The company, through its subsidiaries, operates in 36 states and the District of Columbia. Insurance is offered by Employers Insurance Company of Nevada, Employers Compensation Insurance Company, Employers Preferred Insurance Company, and Employers Assurance Company, all rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company. Additional information can be found at: www.employers.com.
Copyright © 2017 EMPLOYERS. All rights reserved.
Ty Vukelich, 775-327-2677
Vice President, Corporate Marketing
Vicki Erickson Mills, 775-327-2794
Vice President, Investor Relations