FORTUNE and Great Place to Work® have honored First American Equipment Finance as one of the 2022 Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance (under 1,000 FTE). This is First American’s seventh time being named to this nationwide list, this year coming in at #10.
The Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance award is based on analysis of survey responses from more than 176,000 current employees. In that survey, 98% of First American’s employees said First American is a great place to work. This number is 39% higher than the average U.S. company.
The Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance award is highly competitive. Great Place to Work® selected the list using rigorous analytics and confidential employee feedback. Companies were assessed on how well they are creating a great employee experience that cuts across race, gender, age, disability status, or any aspect of who employees are or what their role is.
“We are honored to be recognized among fellow leaders in financial services,” said CEO, Alan Sikora. “My colleagues have created a culture that truly sets us apart from our competition - we care deeply about each other, our clients, and our community.”
Over the past five years, First American’s business volume has grown substantially, from $606 million in 2016 to $1.38 billion in 2021. During this time, the company created over 100 new positions at its newly built, state-of-the-art Rochester, NY headquarters. First American’s vision is to become the best company to work for and the best company to work with.
Additionally, Fortune and Great Place to Work® ranked First American as a Best Workplace for Millennials, a Best Workplace in New York, a Best Workplace for Women, Best for Giving Back and Best for Grads. Energage named First American a Top Workplace in the USA (150-499 FTE) and the #1 Top Workplace in Rochester (125-399 FTE) earlier this year. PEOPLE named First American to the 2022 Companies that Care list. Entrepreneur Magazine named First American a Top Company Culture and Selling Power Magazine named First American among the Best to Sell For. Best Companies Group named First American as the #1 Best Midsize Place to Work in New York in 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022.
See the full list of honorees: Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance 2022 | Great Place to Work®