Medical Providers

HEMIC Celebrates CEO Marty Welch, Awarded “Business Leader of the Year”

Congratulations, Marty! On Thursday, November 9, HEMIC celebrated our CEO Marty Welch, who was honored with the American Savings Bank Business Leader of the Year award at PBN’s Business Leadership Hawaii awards banquet. This award honors an individual from the business, public, or non-profit sectors who has made a significant difference in Hawai’i. The award is intended to recognize contributions in the last 12-18 months, but judges may also consider a longer pattern of individual leadership. In presenting the Business Leader of the Year award, PBN Publisher Tammy Mencel, spoke of how HEMIC has undergone a culture change and significant expansion... Read More

HEMIC Launches 20th Anniversary TV Commercial That Gets at the Heart of Workers’ Compensation

As head of Hawaii’s leading workers’ compensation company, our CEO Marty Welch is passionate about sharing with people that HEMIC’s true mission is more than selling insurance, paying medical bills or providing an income replacement benefit for individuals sidelined from their workplace because of an injury. “Those may be our day-to-day tasks and what most people think of when they hear our name, HEMIC,” he says. “However, what we truly do is help employers run safe and productive businesses while helping their injured employees get back to work. It’s really about returning people to their productive capacity and their livelihood.... Read More

HEMIC Named One of “Hawaii’s Best Workplaces 2016”

HEMIC has been honored in Pacific Business News’ 2016 awards for “Hawaii’s Best Workplaces”, which recognizes the excellent spirit and diverse characteristics of the top companies in Hawaii. This year, 23 companies made the list, and HEMIC is one of six honorees in the medium-sized company category. The honorees were chosen in part based on Quantum Workplaces’ “Best Places to Work” survey, which polls employees for engagement, “happiness factor” , corporate culture and benefits. Employee engagement was considered in six core areas: communication and resources, individual needs, manager effectiveness, personal engagement, team dynamics, and trust in leadership. HEMIC has been... Read More

HEMIC on Capitol Hill for Legislative Action Day

Today is the Property and Casualty Insurers’ Association of America’s (PCI) “Legislative Action Day,” an annual event where insurance company executives from across the country gather to meet with Congress to discuss issues important to the insurance industry and its customers. Our CEO Marty Welch, who serves on the Executive Advisory Committee for PCI, was on Capitol Hill today helping PCI represent the interests of Hawaii and PCI’s nearly 1,000 member companies. He met with Senator Mazie Hirono and Representatives Tulsi Gabbard and Mark Takai. Their discussions included the importance of maintaining State insurance regulation to foster consumer protection and... Read More