Acquisitions expand Brokerlink’s presence in Calgary and Toronto regions
Toronto, ON (Oct. 2, 2019) – BrokerLink is pleased to announce that Jamber Insurance Services Inc. (“Jamber”) and Routh Chovaz Insurance Brokers Inc. (“Routh Chovaz”) have joined the Company, effective October 1, 2019. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed.
Jamber has provided insurance solutions to Calgary and surrounding areas for over 20 years, including personal home, auto, condo, watercraft, commercial and travel insurance. Jamber also offers group home and auto programs to eligible employers, association members and unions.
“We are committed to continually improving to be our best for customers, the community and our team members,” says Ellen Weber, President of Jamber. “Joining BrokerLink will allow us to access the resources necessary to stay ahead of the curve in this industry.”
Routh Chovaz is a family-focussed business with President, Eric Routh, his daughter Erica Chovaz and son, Andrew Routh, working together to offer insurance services to the Greater Toronto Area.
“Over the years, our mission has been to help the community protect themselves against life’s little surprises,” says Eric Routh. “As part of BrokerLink we will continue to carry out this mission.”
“We are excited to welcome Jamber and Routh Chovaz to the BrokerLink family,” says Joe D’Annunzio, President of BrokerLink. “These acquisitions offer new business opportunities for BrokerLink, and the employees joining us bring a wealth of experience.”
Established in 1991, the BrokerLink companies, which include Canada BrokerLink Inc., Canada BrokerLink (Ontario) Inc. and Macdonald Chisholm Incorporated, together constitute one of the largest Canadian property and casualty insurance brokerage operations with more than 140 offices supported by more than 2,000 employees across Ontario, Alberta, and Atlantic Canada. The BrokerLink companies are subsidiaries of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC).
About Jamber Insurance Services Inc.
Jamber has provided insurance services to Calgary and surrounding areas since 1999. Jamber offers a full range of insurance products to both personal and commercial lines customers with a focus on group insurance solutions.
About Routh Chovaz Insurance Brokers Inc.
Located in Mississauga, Ontario, Routh Chovaz Insurance specializes in personal auto, property and commercial insurance, as well as group health benefits, travel and life and disability insurance.
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