Billyard Insurance Group named one of Canada’s top insurance employers

Welland, ON (Oct. 25, 2023) – Billyard Insurance Group (BIG) proudly joins the elite ranks of Canada’s premier insurance employers, securing a coveted spot in this year’s list compiled by Insurance Business Canada (IBC). Out of 36 distinguished companies featured in the report, BIG stands out as one of only four with a workforce exceeding 1,000 employees.

Staff from nominated businesses participated in an anonymous survey to provide feedback on a variety of categories, including compensation, benefits, and bonuses; job security; work-life balance and flexible work options; career development and advancement; and diversity and inclusion.

To receive consideration for this distinction, a minimum number of responses was required based on the size of each organization. Only the nominees that scored an employee satisfaction rating of 75% or higher were named to IBC’s list. Following an overwhelmingly positive response, BIG proudly emerged with an impressive average rating of 85%.

“This achievement reflects our commitment to fostering a positive and inclusive workplace where our employees can thrive,” said Charlotte Steinschifter, Director of People and Culture for BIG. “We believe that investing in our people is not only the right thing to do but also a key factor in our success. This recognition is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team, and we will continue to prioritize the well-being and growth of our employees.”

“Being acknowledged as one of the best insurance companies to work for in Canada is a reflection of our team’s pursuit of excellence,” commented Cody Douma, Chief Operating Officer of BIG. “At BIG, we understand that a motivated and engaged workforce is crucial for delivering exceptional service to our clients, and this accolade serves as a reminder that our commitment to our people is a cornerstone of our success.”

As one of Canada’s top-growing companies, BIG is rapidly expanding its operations and creating opportunities to add personnel in various capacities. Motivated individuals who are interested in pursuing insurance as a career are encouraged to review current job openings and submit their applications via the website below.

About the Billyard Insurance Group

Billyard Insurance Group is a well-established and award-winning brokerage in Canada. With 85 branches in four provinces and partnerships with 30+ leading insurance providers, the rapidly growing brokerage is committed to helping Canadians receive the coverage they need. To learn more about Billyard Insurance Group and its services, visit

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