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The Gray Insurance Company

The Gray Insurance Company, founded in 1953 by Denver F. Gray, offers a unique casualty program of insurance that includes Workers' Compensation, General Liability, and Business Auto coverages for contractors in the oil & gas, maritime, industrial, and heavy construction industries. We employ 175 people in our offices in Metairie, Mandeville, New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Houston, Mobile, and other states throughout the United States. We insure 185 mid- to large-size construction, industrial, and oil & gas service contractors, clustered in the southeast United States. The Gray Insurance Company's mission is to provide innovative risk management solutions and to positively impact the people we serve. We accomplish this through our core values of integrity, responsive service, proactive improvement, and respect for people.... Read more


The Gray Insurance Company’s vision is to lead its market by creating value beyond the policy.... Read more


Gray is a customer-focused, valued-added partner providing innovative risk management solutions while continually improving our products and processes and providing employees the opportunity to learn, grow, and contribute to our goals.... Read more


Core Values and Behaviors
Core Values and Behaviors

Proud Professionalism
We strive for brilliance at the basics, treating every small task like it could mean the difference between success and failure. We take pride in our work because we respect each other.
Promote Key Values – Conduct oneself with truth, sincerity and fairness
Communicate Effectively – Share information and engage in candid, appropriate dialogue
Responsive Service
Every interaction exceeds the customer’s expectations.
Focus on Customer – Work to exceed customer expectations
Produce Results – Seek out appropriate information and resources to achieve outcomes that best serve the customer and the organization. Resolve barriers and obstacles to progress
Proactive Improvement
Humility is the bedrock of our success. Each day we get better at what we do.
Champion Collaboration and Innovation – Lead and embrace individual and team change through engagement, innovation, and courage
Be Flexible and Adaptable – Remove paradigms, adapt to and implement change
We leave each day with confidence, willing to stand by the honesty of our intentions and the quality of our work.
Use Sound Judgment – Apply knowledge, thoughtfulness, and common sense to make decisions
Take Accountability – Accept responsibility for actions and demonstrate commitment to ethical standards
We celebrate each other’s successes, support each other during our trials, and challenge each other to grow.
Embrace Teamwork – Participate in building a group identity through professionalism and effective communication, characterized by pride, trust, and commitment
Develop Self and Others – Build and share skills and capabilities. Be supportive. Seek and apply feedback


Metairie, LA


160 US Employees


Specialty Insurance

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