June 16, 2021

Arbella Insurance Group Named One of Boston Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” for 13th Year in a Row

Award recognizes companies that strive to create an appealing workplace as the pandemic has continued to upend offices around the world

The Arbella Insurance Group (Arbella) has been named as one of the Boston Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” for 2021. The award recognizes companies of all sizes across the Greater Boston area that have continued to drive workplace satisfaction, even through a pandemic. This marks the 13th consecutive year that Arbella has been honored in the extra large business category.

“It is a great accomplishment to be recognized as one of the Best Places to Work once again,” said Ellen Mann, assistant vice president of human resources at the Arbella Insurance Group. “Everyone at Arbella is truly a part of the family, and we strive to provide and foster a welcoming, open and inclusive community. We appreciate the hard work and dedication our employees have shown, especially over the last year.”

Based in Quincy, Mass., the Arbella Insurance Group is an A rated company by AM Best that employs more than 1,000 workers in the state of Massachusetts and is affiliated with a network of approximately 500 independent insurance agents across New England. Arbella is deeply committed to providing employees with both professional and personal support. Like many companies, Arbella shifted to remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic to prioritize the safety and health of its employees. To provide further support, Arbella offered virtual wellness check-ins and fitness classes. Over the past year, employees have been returning to the office in accordance with COVID-19 protocols and mandates.

Arbella strives to foster a hardworking, collaborative and charitable culture beyond the office. Through the Arbella Insurance Foundation, the company and its employees support a wide variety of nonprofit organizations, from hunger relief to educational initiatives. In 2020, the Foundation donated more than $2.6 million to support 625 different charitable organizations throughout New England.

The Boston Business Journal’s annual “Best Places to Work” program recognizes 80 extra small, small, medium, large and extra large sized businesses across Boston and the Greater Boston area, who share their abilities and resources to create appealing workplaces, even through the changes in the workforce over the last year. To select the winners, employees from Massachusetts-based companies participate in an anonymous survey that asks about company benefits, atmosphere, values and loyalty. The results are analyzed by a third-party research firm, and the winners are broken down into five categories based on size.


About the Arbella Insurance Group

Established in 1988, the Arbella Insurance Group ( is an A rated company by AM Best, with more than $800 million in revenue and approximately $1.8 billion in assets. Headquartered in Quincy, Massachusetts, Arbella is a customer-focused, regional property and casualty insurance company, providing commercial insurance products in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island and New Hampshire, and personal insurance products in Massachusetts and Connecticut. Recognized as one of the Boston Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” for 13 consecutive years, Arbella is deeply committed to maintaining high levels of employee satisfaction and supporting a positive and inclusive workplace culture. Arbella attributes its success to their dedicated employees, strong agent partnerships and community focus.

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