BrokerLink reaches another milestone with 20 acquisitions year-to-date

TORONTO, OCTOBER 11, 2022 – BrokerLink continues to grow in Ontario with two new acquisitions: L & M Dallaire Insurance Ltd. (L & M Dallaire Insurance) and Cryderman Insurance Brokers Ltd. (Cryderman Insurance). L & M Dallaire Insurance and Cryderman Insurance joined BrokerLink October 1, 2022, bringing its total number of acquisitions to 20 so far this year.

Serving new customers in Kapuskasing, Northern Ontario

L & M Dallaire Insurance has provided insurance solutions to its customers in Kapuskasing and the surrounding area since the 1960s. As a full-service brokerage, L & M Dallaire Insurance offers its customers home, auto and business insurance solutions that are tailored for the unique needs of their northern community.

L & M Dallaire Insurance team members, including owners Chantale and Luc Dallaire, will join BrokerLink and continue serving the Kapuskasing community.

Increasing our presence in Chatham, Southwestern Ontario

Cryderman Insurance has offered Chatham area customers local expertise and friendly customer service for several generations, since 1935. Bill Cryderman prides himself on tailoring personal and commercial insurance solutions to meet the needs of community members, so they have the right coverage in place.

Expanding through acquisition in 2022

BrokerLink continues to demonstrate its dedication to investing in the communities it serves and has acquired 18 additional brokerages earlier this year, in each of its key regions:

  • Alberta: Crowsnest Insurance, Bow Valley Insurance, Tailor Made Insurance and Maple Insurance.
  • Ontario: DPM Insurance Group, Blair Insurance, A&A Insurance, Greg Kelly Insurance, Rice Inc., Nickel City Insurance Brokers, Atto & Associates Insurance, Insurance Executives and Goodison Insurance, J. W. Davis Insurance Brokers and Kuhn & Associates Insurance and Financial Services.
  • Atlantic: McTague Insurance, Bluenose Insurance and Current Maritime.

“We’re proud to welcome our new team members in all regions we operate, who continue to provide customers with excellent service and local insurance advice.” says Joe D’Annunzio, President of BrokerLink. “With the latest acquisitions of L & M Dallaire and Cryderman Insurance, we’re pleased to extend our expertise and contribute as active members in the communities of Chatham and Kapuskasing.”

About BrokerLink

Since 1991 we’ve had a vision: to build a network of trusted insurance brokers across the country, working directly in the communities we serve. With over 200 branches and 3,000 employees, we’re proud to say that BrokerLink has become one of Canada’s largest property and casualty insurance brokerages.

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