Horizon BCBSNJ Wins Recognition for 2019: Best Company for Multicultural Women

Horizon BCBSNJ was named one of the “Best Companies for Multicultural Women” for 2019 by Working Mother Magazine. With this honor, Horizon BCBSNJ is recognized as one of the 25 U.S. companies that employ best practices to ensure that women of color advance and excel in the workplace.

Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality

Horizon BCBSNJ received a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation.

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Recognized by NAFE

Jill Serin, Vice President and Chief Underwriter, accepted the National Association for Female Executives’ (NAFE) award on behalf of the Company during the NAFE Top Companies Gala Awards Luncheon on March 15, 2019.

Companies that prioritize the retention and promotion of female employees at all levels and share best practices and changing trends for women in the workplace were present at the Gala and recognized with the award.

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Recognized With a Place on Working Mother’s First Annual List of “Best Companies for Dads”

Horizon BCBSNJ has earned a place on Working Mother’s first annual list of “Best Companies for Dads.” Based on data collected from the 2018 Working Mother 100 Best Companies application, Horizon BCBSNJ was one of the 35 companies recognized on this year’s list.

Working Mother celebrates these organizations that lead in the areas of paternity leave,

Horizon BCBSNJ Received 2018 NOD Leading Disability Employer Seal


Horizon BCBSNJ has received the National Organization on Disability (NOD) Leading Disability Employer Seal™ for the second time.

The NOD Leading Disability Employer Seal™ is a public recognition of organizations that are leading the way in hiring individuals with disabilities and encourages additional companies to tap into the many benefits of hiring talent with disabilities,

Horizon BCBSNJ Receives Recognition from LATINA Style Magazine


For the sixth consecutive year, LATINA Style Magazine selected Horizon BCBSNJ as one of the Top 50 Companies of the Year.

Now in its 21st year, the LATINA Style 50 Report identifies companies that provide excellent career opportunities and work environments for Latinas.

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Receives Recognition From Diversity MBA Magazine

Horizon BCBSNJ is ranked 14th in the 2018 list of Diversity MBA Magazine’s “Best Places for Women & Diverse Managers to Work.” This is the ninth year that we have received this special recognition.

Diversity MBA Magazine showcases companies and organizations that make a strategic effort to implement intentional strategies for women and managers of diverse backgrounds to advance to leadership roles.

Working Mother of the Year and Working Mother 100 Best Companies Awards in 2018

Melinda Feeney is an Assistant General Counsel at Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey. Since joining the Company in 2015, Ms. Feeney has been instrumental in making contributions in a wide range of initiatives to strategically manage labor and employment matters. Her legal expertise, business acumen and practical approach to addressing issues strongly supports the delivery of quality health insurance products and services to New Jersey families and businesses.

Ruth Ann Paige Honored by Diversity MBA


Congratulations to Ruth Ann Paige, Director, Service Operations, for being selected by Diversity MBA to be part of its 12th annual list of Top 100 under 50 emerging and executive leaders with advanced degrees.

Ms. Paige received her Associate of Arts Degree in Business Administration from Brookdale Community College,

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Receives Fatherly Award for the First Time

Horizon BCBSNJ has been recognized as one of the 50 Best Places to Work for New Dads by Fatherly, a leading digital media brand. Horizon BCBSNJ is one of just 50 companies included on Fatherly’s yearly report highlighting the best paternity benefits offered by companies in the United States.