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HEMIC’s 2016 Annual Report: Celebrating 20 Years

This year, in celebration of our 20th anniversary, HEMIC has released a special 2016 Report to Policyholders. In addition to highlighting HEMIC’s activities through fiscal year 2016, this report also tells the story of HEMIC: who we are, what we do, and what drives and inspires us in our daily service to Hawaii’s businesses and workers. This report reflects on the changes, innovation, progress and process improvements that HEMIC has made over our 20 years. It offers multiple perspectives with stories from our employees, agents, and policyholders. With this report, we hope our policyholders will gain a better understanding of... Read More

HEMIC Receives BBB Torch Award for Ethical Business Practices

BBB Torch Awards showcase trust in the marketplace and honor local businesses and public charities for their outstanding commitment to fair, honest and ethical business practices. CEO Marty Welch said, “We are very proud to have been chosen from a field of 83 nominees for the BBB Torch Awards, and from three finalists in the ‘large company’ category. At this exciting time, as we celebrate our 20th anniversary, it is especially meaningful to be recognized as a company with integrity. We stand by Hawai’i’s workers in their time of need and by the local businesses we have served for the past 20 years." “This year Hawaii’s BBB saw a record-breaking number of nominations. Over 80 companies were nominated for this prestigious award,” stated Gregory Dunn, president and CEO, of Hawaii’s Better Business Bureau. “The 2017 winners have shown that ethics and integrity are core values of their organization and join an elite group of organizations that realize dealing fairly and honestly with employees, customers and partners are central to profitability and growth. They serve as role models in the community and it is an honor to present them with this award.”... 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

Tammy Teixeira Honored as “Women Who Mean Business” Industry Leader

From our entire team at HEMIC, we wish to congratulate Tammy Teixeira on being named an “Industry Leader” by the Women Who Mean Business program at Pacific Business News. The program honors industry leaders across a broad spectrum of industries in Hawai’i. The 2017 honorees were chosen from a field of more than 170 nominations and the winners will be awarded at a ceremony in early March. Tammy was chosen for her extraordinary leadership, innovation and mentorship in the Hawai’i insurance industry. Born and raised in Hawai’i, Tammy joined HEMIC as vice president of Agency Management & Service in March... Read More