Westland Insurance Acquires Brokerages in Alberta and Saskatchewan

 Acquisitions

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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Westland Insurance Group Ltd.
Jessica Thiessen, Director, Corporate & Change Communications
Phone: 778-288-7894
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