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DALLAS, September 18, 2017 – MarketScout, the Dallas, Texas based insurance exchange and specialty MGA, today announced that it is one of the Best Places to Work in Insurance for the sixth consecutive year. Business Insurance Magazine and Best Companies Group recently unveiled its 2017 list of the top companies to work for in the industry. The Best Places to Work in Insurance program recognizes employers for their outstanding performance in establishing workplaces where employees can thrive, enjoy their work and help their companies grow.

“Our team is unique because they are highly entrepreneurial and technologically capable. The environment is fast-paced and full of energy. It requires a special person to fit in. We are proud of our culture and especially proud of our team,” said MarketScout’s Chairman and CEO, Richard Kerr.

Best Places to Work in Insurance is an annual sponsored content feature presented by the Custom Publishing unit of Business Insurance and Best Companies Group that lists the agents, brokers, insurance companies and other providers with the highest levels of employee engagement and satisfaction. Harrisburg, Pa.-based Best Companies Group identifies the leading employers in the insurance industry by conducting a free two-part assessment of each company. The first part
is a questionnaire completed by the employer about company policies, practices and demographics. The second part is a confidential employee survey on engagement and satisfaction. The program divides employers into the categories of small, 25-249 employees; medium, 250-999 employees; and large, 1,000 or more employees. This year’s report features 75 companies of various sizes, from 25 employees to more than 4,000. The ranking and profiles of the winning companies will be unveiled as a sponsored content supplement in the November issue of Business Insurance and online at

About MarketScout
MarketScout is an insurance distribution and underwriting company headquartered in Dallas, Texas with specialty expertise in many areas. The firm is a Lloyd’s Coverholder and MGA for U.S. insurers. MarketScout owns and operates the MarketScout Exchange as well as over 40 other online and traditional underwriting and distribution venues MarketScout is founder of the Council for Insuring Private Clients (CIPC) and administers the Certified Personal Risk Manager (CPRM)
designation in partnership with The National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research. MarketScout has offices in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington, DC. For more information, please visit us at