Founded in 1926 and headquartered in Branchville, New Jersey, Selective Insurance Group is a holding company for 10 property & casualty insurance companies rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best. Selective operates with a customer-centric focus and a culture of underwriting discipline that enables it to stand out as a truly unique company in the industry.
Through independent agents, Selective’s insurance companies offer standard and specialty insurance for commercial and personal risks, as well as flood insurance through the National Flood Insurance Program’s Write Your Own program. For nearly a century, Selective has remained competitive by providing true franchise value with ‘Ivy League’ distribution partners, as well as a unique field model enabled by sophisticated underwriting and claims tools, and superior customer service delivered by best-inclass employees. Selective’s commitment to the collaborative model between its employees, independent agency partners and customers helps the company deliver on its promise for customers to “be uniquely insured” by understanding, anticipating and providing for the unique needs of every policyholder.
Selective’s position as both a leading insurance group and an employer of choice has been recognized with a wide variety of awards and honors, including a spot in the Fortune 1000 and being named one of America’s Best Mid-Size Employers by Forbes.