The Allstate Corporation is a holding company for Allstate Insurance Company. The Allstate Corporation is the publicly held personal lines property and casualty insurer in America. The Allstate Corporation encompasses more than 70,000 professionals made up of employees, agency owners and staff. Among Allstate's employees, 57 percent are women, and 32 percent are minorities. More than 40 percent of officers and managers are women and 24 percent come from one of five minority groups. Allstate is reinventing protection and retirement to help approximately 16 million households insure what they have today and better prepare for tomorrow. Consumers access Allstate insurance products (auto, home and life) and services through Allstate agencies, independent agencies and Allstate exclusive financial representatives, as well as via www.allstate.com and 1-800 Allstate.