Douglas D. Dirks to Present at 37th Annual AIFA Conference

Douglas D. Dirks to Present at 37th Annual AIFA Conference

RENO, Nev. – Feb. 29, 2012 – Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EIG) announced today that Douglas D. Dirks, president and chief executive officer, will speak at the 37th Annual Association of Insurance and Financial Analysts (AIFA) Conference, March 5 – 6, 2012 at the Waldorf Astoria in Naples, Fla. EMPLOYERS®, America’s small business insurance specialist®, is a leading national workers’ compensation provider dedicated to helping America’s small businesses run more productive, profitable businesses.

Mr. Dirks will speak as part of a panel discussion titled “P&C Panel: Small-Case Commercial Strategies” on Monday, March 5 at 1:45 p.m. EST. The panel will be moderated by Michael Nannizzi of Goldman Sachs & Company, Inc. In addition, Employers Holdings senior management will meet with investors each day of the conference.

Presentation materials used by senior management will be available on the Investor Relations section of the Employers Holdings website at on March 3, 2012.

Contact Information

Media Contact: Lauren Meckstroth, The Abbi Agency
(775) 446-4678 or

Company Contact: Mike Paquette
(775) 327-2562 or

Investor Relations Contact: Adam Prior, The Equity Group, Inc.
(212) 836-9606 or

About Employers Holdings, Inc.

EMPLOYERS® and America’s small business insurance specialist® are registered trademarks of EIG Services, Inc. Employers Holdings, Inc. is a holding company with subsidiaries that are specialty providers of workers’ compensation insurance and services focused on select, small businesses engaged in low-to-medium hazard industries. The Company operates throughout the United States, with the exception of four states that are served exclusively by their state funds. Insurance is offered through Employers Insurance Company of Nevada, Employers Compensation Insurance Company, Employers Preferred Insurance Company, Employers Assurance Company and Cerity Insurance Company, all rated A- (Excellent) by the A.M. Best Company. Not all companies do business in all jurisdictions. See and for coverage availability.