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Jun 06, 2019, 10:00 ET Western Opens the Doors on Another Lethbridge Insurance Brokerage

HIGH RIVER, AB, June 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group is ecstatic to open the doors to our new West Lethbridge full-service insurance brokerage. We now have two locations in the city to...


Jun 04, 2019, 10:00 ET Western Acquires Ontario Brokerage EGM Insurance Group

HIGH RIVER, AB, June 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group has furthered its strategic expansion in Ontario with its third brokerage acquisition in the province. Effective May 31, 2019, the EGM...


Jan 29, 2019, 08:00 ET Western Financial Group and World Professional Chuckwagon Association Creating Customer and Community Connections

HIGH RIVER, AB, Jan. 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group and the World Professional Chuckwagon Association (WPCA) today announced a two-year extension of their strategic partnership. Leaders...


Jan 10, 2019, 10:00 ET Western Communities Foundation Building Canadian Communities

HIGH RIVER, AB, Jan. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Western Communities Foundation (WCF) is thrilled to announce 2018 was a banner year with over $300,000 in grants and bursaries being awarded. The WCF...


Sep 12, 2018, 15:00 ET Western Communities Foundation Surpasses $3 Million Raised

HIGH RIVER, AB, Sept. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Following 16 years of tremendous effort from dedicated employees, partners and supporters, Western Financial Group announced on Sept. 6 that the company's...


Aug 01, 2018, 17:42 ET Western Financial Group announces acquisition of Ontario-based DMW Insurance Ltd.

HIGH RIVER, AB, Aug. 1, 2018 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group Inc. ("Western") continues to expand its operation through the acquisition of another Ontario-based brokerage. DMW Insurance Ltd., located ...


Jun 20, 2018, 13:00 ET Western Financial Group Announces Acquisition of Axion Insurance

HIGH RIVER, AB, June 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group Inc. ("Western") is proud to announce that Axion Insurance Services Inc. ("Axion") of Ontario has joined its growing network of insurance ...


Jun 15, 2017, 11:57 ET Look out for Alberta's Summer Road Trip Team making a stop in your city

Western Financial Group brings the road trip experience to you for a chance to win HIGH RIVER, AB, June 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Keep a look out for the Alberta Road Trip driven by Western Financial Group...


Dec 22, 2016, 12:44 ET Record 50 Infrastructure Grants awarded by Western Financial Group

Funds support local projects aimed at strengthening communities in Western Canada HIGH RIVER, AB, Dec. 22, 2016 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group (Western), through its charitable arm, the Western...


Aug 17, 2016, 08:00 ET Western Financial Group appoints Patrick Bieleny as President & CEO

HIGH RIVER, AB, Aug. 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group (Western) and its Board of Directors announce the appointment of Patrick Bieleny as the organization's President and Chief Executive...


Sep 14, 2015, 13:52 ET Western Financial Group gives western Canadians the opportunity to win their ultimate Canadian adventure

HIGH RIVER, AB, Sept. 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Do you want to win your ultimate Canadian adventure? Well, pop into a local Western Financial Group branch and you just might. Western Financial Group (Western) ...


Jul 06, 2015, 16:30 ET Western Financial Group appoints Paul Taylor as new President & CEO

HIGH RIVER, AB, July 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group (Western) and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Taylor as President & CEO effective July 6. Company...


Jan 26, 2015, 16:45 ET Western Direct Insurance Brings CFL's Grey Cup to High River

HIGH RIVER, AB, Jan. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, January 27 at 11:00 a.m. MT, Western Direct Insurance, a proud partner of the Calgary Stampeders, will be celebrating the city's Canadian Football...


Nov 27, 2014, 17:28 ET Western Direct Insurance raises a record $30,000 to fight women's cancers

Annual Quote 4 Cures campaign donated $10 to the Canadian Cancer Society for each home or car insurance quote completed in October CALGARY, Nov. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - In the third annual Quote 4 Cures...


Mar 10, 2014, 10:00 ET High River-based company surprises families by covering spring activity fees

Western Financial Group supports ongoing flood relief by covering more than $165,000 in registration fees for local children /THIS MEDIA ADVISORY IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS...


Sep 11, 2013, 10:30 ET Western Financial Group Recognizes a Record 73 Remarkable Student Leaders

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN THE UNITED STATES/ The Western Communities Foundation announces 2013 bursary recipients HIGH RIVER, AB,...


Aug 29, 2013, 10:00 ET Western Financial Group appoints Jeff Burke President & CEO

Company founder Scott Tannas to continue leadership role as Vice Chair HIGH RIVER, AB, Aug. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group's (Western) Board of Directors announces the appointment of Jeff...


Jul 02, 2013, 13:00 ET Western Financial Group and Coast Capital Savings complete sale of Coast Capital Insurance Services Ltd.

VANCOUVER, July 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group (Western) and Coast Capital Savings Credit Union (Coast Capital) announced today the closing of the sale of Coast Capital Insurance Services...


Jun 28, 2013, 17:59 ET Western Financial Group Encourages High River Customers to Visit Catastrophe Claims Centre in Okotoks

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN THE UNITED STATES./ HIGH RIVER, AB, June 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Following today's announcement that High River...


Jun 27, 2013, 09:00 ET Western Financial Group Catastrophe Claims Centre in Okotoks Open Canada Day Long Weekend

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN THE UNITED STATES./ HIGH RIVER, AB, June 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group (Western) announced...


Jun 25, 2013, 12:00 ET Desjardins Group & Western Financial Group Team Up to Pledge $200,000 to Alberta Flood Victims

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN THE UNITED STATES./ HIGH RIVER, AB, June 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Desjardins Group (Desjardins) and Western...


Jun 22, 2013, 13:49 ET Western Financial Group Opens Claims Centre in Okotoks to Assist Flood Victims

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN THE UNITED STATES./ HIGH RIVER, AB, June 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group (Western) announced...


Jun 20, 2013, 08:00 ET Western Financial Group's 1,600 Employees to Build Teddy Bears for Charity

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN THE UNITED STATES./ HIGH RIVER, AB, June 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group's more than 1,600...


May 27, 2013, 06:00 ET Western Financial Group Employees Walk to Support Their Communities

/THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN THE UNITED STATES./ HIGH RIVER, AB, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, May 29, 2013, Western Financial...


May 16, 2013, 14:30 ET Coast Capital Insurance Services Ltd. Joins the Western Financial Group Family

VANCOUVER, May 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Financial Group (Western) and Coast Capital Savings Credit Union (Coast Capital) announced today that they have reached an agreement on the sale of Coast...