Andrew Agencies Purchases Waggoner Insurance

Acquisition of Winnipeg insurer effective May 1, 2017

Winnipeg, MB (May 4, 2017) – Scott Andrew, President and CEO of Andrew Agencies Ltd and Ed Waggoner, President and CEO of Waggoner Insurance are pleased to announce that Andrew Agencies has acquired Waggoner Insurance located in Winnipeg effective May 1, 2017.

The three Waggoner locations, which will be rebranded to Andrew Agencies, will be the first for Andrew Agencies in the city of Winnipeg and will increase to 19 the number of locations in its network across Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. The current Waggoner staff will remain and will be complemented with existing product specialists from Andrew Agencies.

“Andrew Agencies is excited to be entering the Winnipeg marketplace especially with having the opportunity to acquire an established well ran brokerage like Waggoner” said Scott Andrew.

“Our decision to sell to Andrew Agencies was based on what we felt was best for our staff and our loyal clients” stated Ed Waggoner.

About Andrew Agencies Ltd.

Andrew Agencies Ltd. was established in 1913 as a general insurance and travel agency in Virden, Manitoba by the Andrew family. Today, it is a busy multi-line brokerage operating in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta selling insurance and financial services.

About Waggoner Insurance

Waggoner Insurance is an insurance broker located in Winnipeg with three locations throughout the city. It is a family-owned, full service insurance brokerage that has operated independently since 1995 and is proud members of the Insurance Brokers Association of Manitoba.

SOURCE: Andrew Agencies Ltd.