Recognized As One of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation, Credits Commitment to Core Values


TROY –, one of the 10 largest direct marketers of life insurance in the nation, announced it was named one of the “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” in the nation for 2011. Named as one of the “101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” in metro Detroit earlier this fall, was also honored by being named to the national list.

For consideration as a Best and Brightest honoree, an independent research firm evaluates each company based on key measures in various categories, including: communication, community initiatives, compensation and benefits, diversity and multiculturalism, employee education and development, employee engagement and commitment, recognition and retention, recruitment and selection, small business and work-life balance.

“It’s an honor to be named one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the nation,” said CEO Lorne Zalesin.  “As a culture-driven organization, we’re collectively committed to ensuring our core values are more than decorative signs hung around the office.  It’s rewarding for our team to see that our focus and execution is recognized,” added Zalesin.

The company, part of Rockbridge Growth Equity, employs 110 team members and plans to hire an additional 200 team members in the next several months. In 2012, will relocate its entire office and “brainforce” to downtown Detroit join the Quicken Loans family of companies including Fathead, Detroit Venture Partners among others in the city. For more information, see the current employment opportunities at