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CareerBuilder GEICO's Tucson office was named a "Top Company to Work for in Arizona" in 2013 and 2014. GEICO was named a Top Intern and Entry-level Employer in 2016, by, the #1 Entry Level Job Site.
The Des Moines Register GEICO's Coralville office was named one of the 2015 Top Workplaces in Iowa, for its supportive culture, family environment and strong advancement opportunities.
Diversity Employers Magazine and IMDiversity, Inc. Recognized as a "Top 100 Employer" in 2011, 2010 and 2009.
Indianapolis Star GEICO's Indianapolis office was named one of the 2016 Top Workplaces in Indiana.
Potentialpark GEICO is ranked among the Top 10 companies recognized by human resources market research firm Potential Park for excellence in Online Talent Communication (OTaC) in four categories: Careers Web Site #1, Overall Online Talent Communication #2, Social Media #5 and Mobile Talent Interaction #6. The rankings were published in Potential Park's 2016 OTaC study.
Virginia Business GEICO's Fredericksburg and Virginia Beach offices were named "Best Places to Work in Virginia" in 2014, 2013 and 2012.
Virginian-Pilot "Best of Hampton Roads" In 2013, GEICO and its Virginia Beach, Va. office were voted "Best Insurance Company," "Best Employer for Advancement and Benefits," and "Most Enjoyable Place to Work."

Financial Ratings

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A.M. Best
  • Financial strength rating: A++ (Superior)
  • Debt rating on company's existing debt securities: aaa
  • The outlook for both ratings - stable
Information current as of May 24, 2011
Standard and Poor's
  • Financial strength rating of its subsidiaries: AA+
  • Received coveted Security Circle designation
Information current as of November 13, 2012
Moody's Investors Services
  • Berkshire Hathaway holds Aa2 rating
  • Aa1 rating for Insurance Financial Strength
Information current as of March 15, 2012
  • Berkshire Hathaway insurance units – credit rating: AA+ (Information current as of April 23, 2012)
  • Berkshire Hathaway – issuer default rating: AA- (Information current as of August 15, 2011)
WARD Group GEICO was named to the Ward's 50 top group of financially high-performing insurers for the 25th consecutive year. The 2015 award recognizes that GEICO achieved outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency, and performance. Companies in the Ward's top 50 also have produced excellent returns on average equity and assets, total revenue, growth in revenue, surplus to written premium and combined ratio over a five-year average. Information current as of December 21, 2015

Customer Satisfaction Ratings

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Forrester Survey GEICO was rated superior by consumers again in 2007 for its customer advocacy. Forrester defines it as "the perception by customers that a firm [GEICO] does what's best for them, not just what's best for its own bottom line."
Kanbay Research Institute
  • Rated GEICO #1 as the most desired insurer among consumers based on:
    • high regard for customer service
    • focus on staff training and development
  • Consumers praise speed of GEICO's telephone operations, along with associates' strong knowledge base and courtesy
  • earned high marks for functionality with rate quotes typically processed in 15 minutes
Customer Respect Group GEICO earned top honors in a survey that evaluated how auto insurers treat their online customers. Customers evaluated site usability, communication and trust of personal data.
Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Engagement Index In 2008, GEICO earned top honors among car insurance companies for its ability to create loyal customers.


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Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce GEICO named 2012 "Business of the Year" for its efforts to improve the local Macon, Ga. economy, and its support of local charitable and civic causes.
Black EOE Journal GEICO recognized for excellence in diversity, and included in the "2009 Annual Yearbook" in the Top Banks, Financial Institutions & Insurance Company category.
Hispanic Network Magazine Named a "2009 Best of the Best" in the Top Banks, Financial Institutions & Insurance Company category, and recognized for excellence in diversity.
Professional Woman's Magazine GEICO recognized for excellence in diversity and as a "2009 Best of the Best" in the Top Banks, Financial Institutions & Insurance Company category.
Fortune's Most Admired List Berkshire Hathaway ranks #1 in the property and casualty insurance industry and #3 among America's Most Admired Companies.
Barron's Berkshire Hathaway named among top 3 most highly respected companies in the world.
Harris Interactive Survey Berkshire Hathaway is at the top of the list for its overall business strategy and was named the nation's most admired company following the global financial crisis.
Ethisphere Magazine
  • GEICO named a leader in ethical practices in property/casualty industry
  • Berkshire Hathaway named a leader in ethical practices in financial services industry
National Urban League's Whitney M. Young Jr. Award
  • Awarded to GEICO in 2008 for its commitment to diversity and community efforts
  • Recognizes companies that show dedication to diversity in the workforce at the management and non-management levels
The Washington Consumers' Checkbook Voted Best Buy
Forrester GEICO included on Forrester Research's Top Ten Financial Service Web Site Best Practices of 2008 for its easy-to-use Policyholder Service Center on


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Keynote Competitive Research (2011) GEICO is ranked first for technical quality according to Keynote KCR (2011).
American Brand Excellence Awards GEICO earns top honors in the financial/insurance category for 2010
Direct Marketing Association GEICO honored as 2010 Marketer of the Year for outstanding achievements in multichannel direct marketing
Web Marketing Association's WebAwards (2007)
  • - Insurance Standard of Excellence
  • - Insurance Standard of Excellence
  • - Online Community Standard of Excellence
The WebAwards recognize the best design, copy writing, innovation, content, interactivity, navigation and use of technology on Web sites within 96 industries.
Red Hat, Inc. Received a JBoss Innovation Award in the "Superior Alternative" category