Employers Holdings, Inc. Names George “Chip” Carbonar, Vice President, Corporate Controller

RENO, Nev. — February 6, 2017 — Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EIG) today announced that George “Chip” Carbonar has been named vice president, corporate controller. In this role, Carbonar leads the financial activities of the organization. He is responsible for overseeing general accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, cash management, accounts receivable, accounts payable, tax reporting/filing and coordination with external and internal auditors. Carbonar is based in EMPLOYERS’ Reno, Nev. office and reports to the chief financial officer.

Carbonar has over 30 years of operating experience in the insurance industry covering many critical areas within the accounting and finance functions. He holds a CPA, Bachelor of Science Accounting from St. Joseph’s University as well as a number of certificates in Leadership, SEC Reporting, FASB Forum, Management Information Systems, Project Management and related business courses.

Contact Information

Company Contact: Mike Paquette
(775) 327-2562 or mpaquette@employers.com

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

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 www.employers.com and www.cerity.com for coverage availability.