TORONTO, Oct. 4 /CNW Telbec/ - The Insurance Brokers Association of
Ontario (IBAO) is pleased to announce the appointment of three of its members
to the Insurance Brokers Association of Canada (IBAC)'s Board of Directors and
Executive Committee. Danny Craig has been elected President of the IBAC
Executive Committee, Justin MacGregor has been elected its Vice President,
while Steve Wagler will represent Ontario as a member of the IBAC National
Board of Directors.
"Danny, Steve and Justin all bring a wealth of experience to the table,"
said IBAO CEO Randy Carroll, "and I am glad that in addition to the important
roles that they play on behalf of Ontario brokers, they will also be able to
contribute in a very significant way on the national scene."
Danny Craig, President of Craig, McDonald, Reddon Insurance Brokers Ltd.,
is a veteran of the insurance industry, having been in the business for
30 years. Over the years, Craig has served as President of IBAO, Director of
IBAC and member of the Board of Directors of the Facility Association. He has
also been a member of various other insurance association committees, such as
Public Affairs, CSIO, and the Broker Identity Program. Craig's brokerage
operates in Hanover, Walkerton, Mildmay and Durham, and employs 38 people.
Steve Wagler, who is a partner in the family business of
Josslin Insurance Brokers in New Hamburg, brings to IBAC's National Board of
Directors over 16 years of practice in the insurance industry. Wagler's
experience with insurance associations began in 1994, where he served six
years as Board Member of the Insurance Brokers Association of Waterloo,
including one year as its President. Later, Wagler went on to join the IBAO
Board of Directors and was then elected to its Executive. Throughout his time
serving IBAO, he has chaired a number of Committees, including
Broker Management, Communications and Education. Steve Wagler is currently
completing the 2007 term as IBAO's President.
Justin MacGregor is currently Executive Vice President of Martin Merry
and Reid Limited, in Toronto. Throughout his 30 year career in the insurance
industry, MacGregor has served as President of Hugh Wood Canada Ltd., as
Executive Vice President of Willis Canada and as President of the
Toronto Insurance Conference. Prior to moving to Canada in 1990, MacGregor was
a Lloyds broker for Sedwick in London, England.
More information on the newly appointed IBAC Executive Committee and
Board of Directors can be found at www.ibac.ca
The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) is a 'not for profit'
association that represents and serves the interests of over
10,000 independent Property & Casualty Insurance Brokers in the Province of
For further information:
For further information: Catherine Fortin LeFaivre, IBAO Public
Relations, (613) 233-8906, firstname.lastname@example.org