Belleville-based McDougall Insurance Brokers announces another merger
Toronto, ON (Jan. 7, 2019) – McDougall Insurance Brokers has announced it has merged with Provenance Insurance Services Ltd. o/a Knox Hutchison Insurance Services (North Bay), Municipal Insurance Services (North Bay) and Dynamic Insurance Brokers (Sudbury), effective immediately.
“We are pleased to welcome Knox Hutchison Insurance from North Bay, as well as their branch office Dynamic Insurance in Sudbury, to the McDougall Insurance team,” said Ross McDougall, CEO of McDougall Insurance & Financial.
Knox Hutchison and Dynamic Insurance are both large, well-respected brokerages in their communities, with strong specialization in commercial insurance, including Municipal, Non-Profit, Entertainment, First Nations, Mining, and Long-Haul Transportation.
Their offices are made up of almost 30 employees, all of whom will remain in their current positions, including the current owner and president, George Hutchison. Their office locations, phone numbers, hours and name will not change. It is the same great staff and offices you already know, combined with the size and personal lines market access of McDougall. That means more options for North Bay and Sudbury clients.
The merger will result in an independent broker with 36 offices in Ontario, more than 400 employees, and more than $370 million in property/casualty premium, with a strong and growing financial services division.
“We are fortunate to have merged with such a well-respected brokerage which expands our geographic footprint in Ontario,” added McDougall. “We look forward to continuing to grow and meet all of our new colleagues!”
As a independent broker, McDougall is committed to continuing our growth pattern and offering great service and great products to our customers.
About McDougall Insurance
McDougall Insurance has been successfully operating for 70 years. As the largest brokerage in Eastern Ontario, we represent over 50 insurance companies, giving us the ability to offer you optimal selection and competitive rates. Our online service provides reliable 24/7 connection with the same dedication and genuine care we consistently provide in-house. When you choose McDougall Insurance, you get quality service for life. We’re real people working for you, since 1946. For more information, visit www.mcdougallinsurance.com.
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