July 6, 2017 11:30
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Gore Mutual Insurance Company has recently been sold to Howard Noble Insurance Limited, an important dealer of the region of Georgian Bay and Simcoe county.
«Gore Mutual has long supported the insurance brokers of Ontario, and this investment reflects our ongoing commitment to the network as a mutual company modern, said Heidi Sevcik, president and chief executive officer of Gore Mutual. This announcement ensures that Noble Insurance remains a local broker trusted providing the best solutions to its customers. «
Ms. Sevcik stated that Noble Insurance would continue to operate in Collingwood, Barrie and Alliston, regardless of Gore Mutual. She also pointed out that Gore Mutual would continue its commitment to the future of brokers by means of strategic alliances that include equity participation or full ownership.
«We take care of all the brokers»
«We believe that there is a bright future for the next generation of brokers, said Paul Jackson, vice-president, distribution, at Gore Mutual. Some brokers offer innovative models in terms of share ownership while others are fiercely independent. We continue taking care of all the brokers. «
In accordance with the interest of Gore Mutual for the emergence of talent within the brokerage network, the company announced that Shelley Vermeersch, would assume the leadership of Noble Insurance as the director general. With 25 years of experience at Noble Insurance, she will bring her wealth of experience and a vast professional network.