Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company & Affiliated Companies, often known simply as Nationwide Insurance, is a group of large financial and insurance services that are based out of the United States. With its main headquarters located in Columbus, Ohio, Nationwide Insurance also boasts regional headquarters in Iowa, Texas, Florida, North Carolina and Westerville, Ohio. Nationwide Insurance had its beginnings in the year 1925 and has since expanded tremendously. The company now boasts around 31,000 employees and has been previously ranked 69 in Fortune 500. It is currently number 71 in Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For.