Kanetix.ca expands commercial insurance quotes service with Gore Mutual partnership

Online quotes for commercial property insurance, from Gore Mutual, now available to customers in Ontario and Alberta

Toronto, ON (Jan. 28, 2013) – Kanetix.ca announced today an expansion of the company’s online Commercial Property Insurance comparison service after a new partnership with Gore Mutual Insurance Company.

Available to commercial insurance customers in Ontario and Alberta, the latest partnership offers businesses in both provinces quotes from one of Canada’s top commercial insurance providers.

“Gore Mutual is recognized as a leader in technology and is one of the most reputable names in the commercial insurance industry,” said Janine White, Vice-President of Kanetix.ca. “Established in 1839, Gore Mutual is well-known for their commitment to service excellence and we know the commercial insurance shoppers who come to Kanetix.ca will benefit.”

This marks the first-time Kanetix.ca and Gore Mutual have partnered in the business insurance market and will result in an even broader comparison opportunity for commercial insurance customers by offering even more quotes from top insurance providers in Canada.

“Business owners are looking for new ways to purchase and manage their insurance,” says Kevin McNeil, President and CEO of Gore Mutual. “We are excited to partner with Kanetix in developing this innovative, online commercial solution. It only takes minutes to get a quote and clients receive a private online account which provides a paperless solution. From start to finish, it is a new way of doing business and a first of its kind in Canada.”

Gore Mutual offers commercial insurance to a variety of business types, allowing for a number of industries to utilize the Kanetix.ca comparison service in seeking the best price for their commercial insurance. The addition of Gore Mutual is particularly relevant for small business owners in Ontario and Alberta; who can save on their insurance costs, allowing for money to be put back into their business’ needs.

About Gore Mutual Insurance Company

Established in 1839, Gore Mutual is Canada’s oldest property and casualty insurance company. Gore Mutual, a Canadian company, is proud of their history and looks forward to celebrating their 175th anniversary in 2014. For more information, visit www.goremutual.ca.

About Kanetix

Launched in October 1999, Kanetix was Canada’s first online insurance marketplace and today provides over a million quotes per year to consumers looking for insurance, as well as comparisons for mortgage rates and credit cards.

The Kanetix comparison service is a one-stop shopping environment for consumers. Each day, thousands visit the Kanetix website at www.kanetix.ca to comparison shop their various financial needs. Shoppers choose what they want to compare, obtain a quotation and complete an online application or, with the help of Kanetix connect with the provider to purchase or apply for the product over the phone.

Through its Software as a Service team, Kanetix is also the leading provider of online insurance quotation technology, developing online quotation systems, mobile solutions, actuarial tools and websites for many of Canada’s largest insurance brands.

SOURCE: Kanetix