Canadian Broker Network announces the 2017 Underwriter Awards

Canadian Broker Network (CBN), Canada’s leading network of independent insurance brokers, is pleased to announce its’ 2017 Underwriters of the Year. These individuals understand what the role of an underwriter truly is: to write great business that satisfies the clients’ needs and create a win-win for the broker and insurer.

Commercial Award Recipients:

Andrew Chan, Intact Insurance; Darryl Gibson, Northbridge Insurance; Pauline McLaren, Aviva; Shelley Blagdon, RSA Canada; Portia Myrvang, CNA; Fiona Stewart, Wynward Insurance Group; Brenda Windle, Aviva; Hasaan Gilani, Aviva

Personal Award Recipients:

Amanda Petrov, RSA Canada; Martine Dolan, The Guarantee Company of North America; Jeff Crawford, Novex Group Insurance; Heather Topham, Family Insurance; Farzina Coladon, The Guarantee Company of North America; Leanne Stodulka, Economical Insurance; Alexander Kwan, Aviva

About the Canadian Broker Network

The Canadian Broker Network is a group of leading independent insurance brokerages including Cal LeGrow Insurance Limited, Capri Insurance Services, CMW Insurance Services, Lawrie Insurance Group, McLean Hallmark Insurance Group, PBL Insurance, Rogers Insurance, Smith, Petrie, Carr & Scott Insurance, Sharp Insurance, South Western Group, and Bullfrog Insurance, the industry’s first digital commercial broker. Together, CBN members represent more than $1 billion in property casualty premiums as well as employee benefits and life and financial services, with over 50 offices across Canada and more than 1,500 employees.

Maturing out of a forum dating back to 2002, originally designed to exchange best practices, CBN today provides a unique alternative for members to grow and innovate their business. CBN’s guiding principles of innovation, collaboration, commitment to growth, and independence ensures that members can deliver the best possible value proposition to their clients, employees, and insurer partners.