MONTREAL, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Barry F. Lorenzetti, President, CEO and Founder, of BFL CANADA has been selected by the Insurance Business Canada Awards to receive the Lifetime Achievement in the Insurance Industry award. It was presented at the 3rd annual Insurance Business Awards taking place on November 29, 2018 at The Liberty Grand Toronto.
The Lifetime Achievement in the Insurance Industry award recognizes an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the industry as a whole through visionary people management strategies and leadership. This award acknowledges someone with an established history of distinguished service to the insurance profession and who has exhibited leadership and provided inspiration to others in the sector while putting the interests of the industry at the top of their priorities.
"I am honoured to receive this prestigious award and to have been selected by my respected peers within the Canadian insurance industry," said Barry F. Lorenzetti. "This award recognizes the devotion to teamwork, discipline and dedication of the BFL CANADA family to providing outstanding service and results to our clients which has enabled us to become the largest commercial insurance and employee benefits brokerage firm in Canada."
Always convinced that Canadian organizations can be just as successful as their international counterparts, Barry F. Lorenzetti has put all his energy into building a leading firm in the insurance brokerage industry. From a three-employee firm in 1987, BFL CANADA is now one of the industry's largest firms in Canada owned by its employees and is represented in over 125 countries worldwide through an international partnership with Lockton Global LLP.
The man behind BFL CANADA is not just a businessman; he is also a family-focused father and a philanthropist. Many charities and events have benefitted from his involvement and support over the years as he also is the Founder and Chairman of the Barry F. Lorenzetti Foundation which is committed to improving mental health care in Canada by bridging the gaps in the current system.
About BFL CANADA
Founded in 1987 by Barry F. Lorenzetti, BFL CANADA is one of the largest employee-owned and operated Risk Management, Insurance Brokerage, and Employee Benefits consulting services firms in Canada. The firm has a team of over 650 professionals located in twelve cities across the country. BFL CANADA is a founding Partner of Lockton Global LLP, a Partnership of independent insurance brokers and agents who provide Risk Management, Insurance and Benefits Consulting services in over 125 countries around the world.
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For further information: Vital Adam, Vice-President Corporate Communications, BFL CANADA, 514 601-9151, [email protected]