Storm Insurance Group Selected as Finalist for Three Categories in the 2019 Insurance Business Awards

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[DARTMOUTH, NS] – Storm Insurance Group (Storm) and its divisions announced it has been selected as a Finalist for Brokerage of the Year (10 Staff or More) for the third year running, Digital Innovator of the Year, and Insurance Industry Employer of Choice in the 4th annual Insurance Business Canada (IBC) Awards.

Since its inception in 2016, the awards have become the preeminent showcase of excellence in Canadian insurance, recognizing top organizations and individuals for their outstanding achievements and best practices over the past 12 months. Winners will be selected by a panel of industry experts to be revealed on November 28, 2019.

Ranked #2 Canadian Brokerage in the 2019 IBC Top 10 Brokerages annual report, Storm has accelerated its organic growth throughout the past year, doubling its premium written. As part of its national expansion strategy, the Group acquired Sheppard Insurance Service and Risk Management (Edmonton, AB) on May 1, 2019. The employee ownership group of Storm Insurance also acquired Axxium Assurance Inc., on November 1, 2019, its first acquisition in Quebec.

From its humble beginnings as a small, family owned brokerage, Storm is now an employee owned, National, Multi-Channel insurance distributor with regional offices in Western, Central and Eastern Canada. Its new Corporate Head Office, located in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, offers plenty of room for the organization’s anticipated continued growth.

“We’re honoured to be among a list of amazing brokers across Canada. We wish everyone the best of luck”, says Jamie Reid.