FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Cornerstone Insurance Brokers Ltd. Purchases Armstrong Insurance Brokers Ltd.
Woodbridge, ON August 8, 2012. Cornerstone Insurance Brokers Ltd, is pleased to announce the purchase of Barrie-based Armstrong Insurance Brokers Ltd.
The transaction, which closed end of business day on July 31, 2011, brings together two exceptional brokerages. “We share a common vision for delivering consistent, personalized service to our clients. I know that the Armstrong brokerage – our clients and our staff alike – will be in great hands with Cornerstone,” commented Todd Armstrong, President of Armstrong.
The Barrie brokerage located on Cedar Pointe Drive will complement Cornerstone’s existing location on Weston Road, Woodbridge. Wendy DaSilva, CEO of Cornerstone added, “We are delighted with the acquisition, as Armstrong is an excellent fit for Cornerstone. We are looking to expand our foot print in the marketplace and this acquisition positions us well in a thriving community.”
The Barrie office will become the third location for Cornerstone. “It was clear from the onset that Armstrong shared our entrepreneurial focus and dedication to an enhanced customer experience. We look forward to the harmonization of both teams as we continue to expand and grow,” commented Peter DaSilva, President of Cornerstone.
Cornerstone Insurance Brokers is a multi-line full service privately owned brokerage with thousands of clients in all insurance categories all over Canada. Headquartered in Woodbridge, Ontario, Cornerstone constructs best of class solutions for small, medium, and large corporations. The company provides home, auto, and commercial insurance to thousands of clients, and specializes in farm, rural, and equine insurance.
Incorporated in 1988, Armstrong Insurance Brokers Limited has established itself as an independently owned brokerage recognizing the value of personal relationships. Armstrong provides home, auto and commercial insurance to a respected customer base.
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