News.

October 2019 - We've achieved a Five Star Rating, five years in a row!

In Insurance Business Canada’s magazine Broker’s on MGAs, Brokers around the country were asked to share what they love – and what they don’t – about their favorite MGA’s.

 

In 2015, only one company achieved a five-star status across every category … Cambrian Special Risks! 

 

In 2016, we received once again a 5 star rating for our growing reputation, premium pricing, underwriting responsiveness and claims responsiveness!

In 2017 and 2018, only Cambrian Special Risks and one other MGA were awarded five-star ratings across the board!

 

In 2019, Cambrian Special Risks was once again awarded five-star ratings across the board, along with two other MGA's! Read the full article in the Insurance Business Canada Magazine, 2019 Brokers on MGA's edition. 

 

We are very proud and thankful for your ongoing support. 

May 2019 - Welcome Aboard, Tracey!

We are very excited to welcome Tracey O'Grady to our underwriting team! Tracey has worked in the insurance industry as an underwriter, broker and adjuster for over 25 years. She will, without a doubt, be an asset to our team. 

She is available by email, at togrady@cambrianspecialrisks.com

or by phone at 705-673-5000 ext 1245.

October 2018 - We've achieved a Five Star Rating, four years in a row!

In Insurance Business Canada’s magazine Broker’s on MGAs, Brokers around the country were asked to share what they love – and what they don’t – about their favorite MGA’s.

 

In 2015, only one company achieved a five-star status across every category … Cambrian Special Risks! 

 

In 2016, we received once again a 5 star rating for our growing reputation, premium pricing, underwriting responsiveness and claims responsiveness!

In 2017, only Cambrian Special Risks and one other MGA were awarded five-star ratings across the board!

 

In 2018, Cambrian Special Risks was once again awarded five-star ratings across the board! Read the full article in the Insurance Business Canada Magazine, 2018 Brokers on MGA's edition. 

 

We are very proud and thankful for your ongoing support. 

June 2018 - TIC Scholarship Recipient Profile

Last fall, our very own Mia Perrin was the lucky recipient of the The Toronto Insurance Conference (TIC) Scholarship. Recently, the TIC contacted her for an interview, in order to put together a success story profile for members and future applicants to review. 

The article will be featured in Insurance Institute's August newsletter. We are so proud of all that she has accomplished. To read the full article, click the PDF link below. 

May 2018 - IBABC Convention 2018

Last month, Dominique Walker and Louise Blanchard attended the IBABC Convention in Vancouver. We are pleased to announce that it was a great success. 

To all who were able to attend, we were very excited to finally meet you in person. Along with great new contacts, stories and laughs, we returned home with a fresh knowledge base to work with in the upcoming months. 

Our success is because of your support, and we thank you. We will continue to strive to provide you with the products and services you have kindly trusted all these years. 

Pictured above is Louise and Dominique in front of our booth at the IBABC Convention. Looking good ladies!!!

March 2018

Happy spring from your friends at Cambrian Special Risks! We are all smiles for the warmer weather!

November 2017 - Insurance Institute Convocation Luncheon 

Last week, our team attended the annual Insurance Institute Convocation Luncheon, as two of our underwriters received awards. 

Dominique Walker was presented a certificate of completion for her FCIP (Fellowship Chartered Insurance Professional) designation, and Mia Perrin was the lucky recipient of the The Toronto Insurance Conference (TIC) Scholarship. 

We are very proud of you both, your hard work and dedication to the industry is exemplary.

October 2017 - IBAO CONVENTION WAS A BLAST!

Last week, Dominique Walker and Louise Blanchard attended the IBAO convention in Ottawa. We are pleased to announce that it was a great success. 

To all who were able to attend, we were very excited to finally meet you in person. Along with great new contacts, stories and laughs, we returned home with a fresh knowledge base to work with in the upcoming months. 

Our success is because of your support, and we thank you. We will continue to strive to provide you with the products and services you have kindly trusted all these years. 

We would also like to say congratulations to Cheryl Lynch from Brister Insurance Group, who was the lucky winner of our door prize!

Pictured above are Louise and Dominique, enjoying themselves and proudly representing our company at the convention.

October 2017- Echelon Retreat in Kelowna BC

This past week, our Managing Director Louise was lucky to attend a broker retreat in the heart of Kelowna, BC organized by one of our top markets, Echelon.

 

The week was filled with incredible wine tours, boat cruises and meals, a relaxing spa day and educational meetings.

 

We would like to extend our sincerest thank you to Echelon for including Louise in this marvelous opportunity.

Pictured above is Louise and Serge Lavoie, the  President of Echelon at the Mission Hill Winery

October 2017 - Welcome Aboard, Shelly!

We are very excited to welcome Shelly Beauchamp to our underwriting team! She brings with her over 10 years of underwriting experience in both personal and commercial lines. She is a motivated, enthusiastic and hardworking individual. She will, without a doubt, be an asset to our team. 

She is available by email, at sbeauchamp@cambrianspecialrisks.com or by phone at 705-673-5001 ext 1237.

September 2017 - Underwriters or Laser Tag Stars? 

A little bit of fun doesn't hurt anyone, right?! 

On September 14, 2017, we celebrated our successful summer with a team building night out. The evening consisted of a very competitive laser tag session, a wonderful dinner and of course many laughs. What a night!

May and June 2017 - Our Underwriters are forever getting smarter!

We would like to wish our sincere congratulations to our very own Dominique Walker for completing her FCIP (Fellowship Chartered Insurance Professional) designation. We are very lucky to have you as part of our team. Your wealth of knowledge is an incredible asset. 

Congratulations also to Sue Thirkill for recently obtaining her CPIB (Canadian Professional Insurance Broker) designation. We are so proud to have you as one of our own. 

An honorable mention goes out to our newest member Mia Perrin for successfully completing her CAIB1 (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker) exam in May. 

Congratulations Team! We are moving Onwards and Upwards!

May 2017 - Julio Navarro has retired!

Congratulations to the founder and original Managing Director of Cambrian Special Risks Insurance Services. Taking his place is Louise Blanchard, who was previously part of our team as our Aviation Specialist. She has been working alongside Julio and learning the ropes of our MGA for the past three years. 

Julio, we will miss you dearly. Best of luck to you both on your future ventures!

June 2016 - Julio Navarro interviewed by the Insurance Business Canada Magazine

Julio Navarro, our Special Risks Underwriting Director was interviewed and featured in the Insurance Business Canada Magazine issue 4.2 (published in June, 2016), discussing MGA (Managing General Agents) growth. To read the full article, click the PDF link below. 

May 2016 – Louise Blanchard Featured in Insurance Business Canada Magazine

Our very own Aviation Manager Louise Blanchard was featured in the Insurance Business Canada Magazine issue 4.1 (published in May, 2016), discussing the importance of aviation insurance. To read the full article, click the PDF link below.

January 2016 - Cambrian Special Risks is Celebrating 10 Years of Service and Success!
September 2019 - Special Delivery!

Our Underwriters were excited to receive a pizza lunch from Pure Country Radio! Look at those smiles! They really are motivated by food.

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