Employers Holdings, Inc. Appoints Tracey Berg as Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Reno, Nev. — February 1, 2017—Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EIG), America’s small business insurance specialist®, today announced the appointment of Tracey Berg as its executive vice president, chief information officer. Berg has over 25 years of experience leading technical innovation and transformation. She reports directly to Douglas D. Dirks, president and chief executive officer.

Berg most recently served as senior vice president and chief information officer for West Bend Mutual Insurance Company in West Bend, Wisconsin from 2008 until 2017. Prior to that, she served as 2nd Vice President, Strategy and Architecture and 2nd Vice President, Application Development for Assurant, Inc. Berg holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota and a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

“Tracey brings to EMPLOYERS® an impressive array of knowledge and experience leading transformational change and deploying technology in ways that leverage business assets, nimbleness, and flexibility,” CEO Dirks said. “We are excited to have her join the EMPLOYERS team as we develop and deploy leading edge technologies to support our small business customers.”

Contact Information

Media Contact: Lauren Meckstroth, The Abbi Agency
(775) 446-4678 or lauren@theabbiagency.com

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 employersstage.wpengine.com and www.cerity.com for coverage availability.