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About Us – Overview Inc. Information Services

Since 1995, Inc. has provided both consumers and insurance professionals with independent and impartial information about technology and the business of insurance in Canada through the following:


  • Annual Executive Forum (ICEF);
  • Annual P&C Technology Conference (ICTC);
  • Annual Broker Forum (ICBF);
  • Technology Awards (ICTAs).

Blog & Email:

  • The Intersection insurance & technology blog;
  • The Chronicle – a weekly industry newsletter which is e-mailed to more than 4,000 subscribers;
  • E-mail blasts from and our clients on upcoming events.


  • For insurance consumers – a list of featured providers from whom consumers can buy various types of insurance and the news and information relevant to that type of insurance;
  • For industry professionals – a list of product and service providers to the industry, by line of business, and the news and information relevant to that line of business.

Consulting Services:

To explore how can support your marketing programs, see our Marketing Services. Senior Staff

  • Gerald Legrove, Managing Partner
  • Doug Grant, Partner
  • Patrick Vice, Partner; Director of Products & Services
  • Kathryn Bertsch, Director of Sales & Marketing Advisory Board

The Advisory Board consists of senior member of the Canadian insurance industry, representing our three major constituencies: Insurers, Distributors, and Suppliers. The board members provide knowledge and advice to increase the value of products and services for the communities we serve.

  • Debra Ambrose, Senior Vice President - Marketing, Aviva Canada
  • Andrew Bates, Senior Vice President - Market Relations, Marsh Canada
  • Dario Battista, President & CEO, iSure
  • John Belyea, Chief Operating Officer, Moore-Mclean Insurance Group Ltd.
  • David Crozier, President and CEO, Everest Insurance Company of Canada
  • David Gallagher, Vice President - Marketing, Hubio
  • Christine Haeberlin, Client Executive, IBM
  • Robert Landry, Independent Director, Trisura
  • Paul MacDonald, SVP & Chief Claims Officer, RSA
  • Jamie McDougall, Vice President - Analytics, Gore Mutual Insurance
  • Lorie Phair, Managing Director, Canada Broker Network
  • Matthew Turack, President - Insurance, CAA South Central Ontario
  • Jeff Walker, Vice President - Sales & Business Development, Intact Insurance Company