Hillcrest Insurance is now Westland Insurance
New name, same great company
While you’ll continue to deal with the same great team and receive the same service you’ve come to expect from Hillcrest Insurance, there’s now expanded capacity, broader underwriting capabilities, and improved claims support with Westland Insurance. We’ll go the extra mile every step of the way to provide you with a personalized coverage solution.
The formerly Hillcrest Insurance branches below are now Westland Insurance. We’re committed to supporting the local communities where our clients and teams work and live. Each year, we invest over $1m into local and charitable initiatives.
Westland Insurance Acquires Brokerages in Alberta and Saskatchewan
SURREY, BRITISH COLUMBIA – May 6, 2021 – Westland Insurance Group Ltd. (“Westland”) is pleased to announce the closing of three new acquisitions with seven branches in total – Hillcrest Insurance in Alberta, Pinks & Plates Insurance also in Alberta, and Moon Insurance in Saskatchewan. All acquisitions are effective May 1, 2021. These seven branch locations in the prairies support Westland’s expansion strategy to serve more communities across Canada.
Hillcrest Insurance has a main office located in Strathmore, Alberta, just east of Calgary, and a satellite office in Rockyford, northwest of Calgary. We are excited to welcome Hillcrest’s nine employees to the Westland family.
Pinks & Plates Insurance is located in Chestermere, also just east of Calgary. We welcome their seven employees to the Westland family. Moon Insurance has provided services in Saskatoon, Radisson, Colonsay, and Vanscoy, Saskatchewan through different company brands such as Radmont, Chaben McPherson, Wright, and Mooney Agencies. Their 11 employees are welcome additions to Westland.
All three companies provide residential, auto, travel, farm, and commercial insurance services. With these acquisitions, Westland Insurance is adding a total of 27 employees in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Westland now has 170 locations in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia.
About Westland Insurance Group
Westland Insurance Group is one of the largest and fastest-growing independent insurance brokers in Canada. Trading over $3 billion of premium, Westland continues to expand coast to coast. Westland’s brokers provide expertise and advisory-based services across commercial, personal, employee benefits, farm, and specialty insurance segments. Since its founding in 1980, Westland has remained a family-owned company that is committed to supporting its clients, industry partners and local communities. For more information, please visit westlandinsurance.ca
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Jessica Thiessen, Senior Manager, Communications