Alteri CEO Acknowledged as Finalist for 2017 Advisor of the Year

Alteri’s President and CEO has been named a finalist for the 2017 Advisor of the Year Award. This acknowledgement is awarded to the insurance industry professionals who have pushed the envelope, been recognized by their community and accomplished tremendous growth in their business.

Since July of 2016, and Alteri’s inception, Krenus has been awarded Vancouver’s Top 30 Under 30 Award, attracted insurance heavy-hitter Colin Brown to join the company, and advanced his number of clientele to extraordinary heights.

The black-tie awards gala is held every year in Toronto and sponsored by the Canadian Insurance Business Magazine. We are very proud of our President, and look forward to him competing for the award!!

– Writing credit to Ava Poole

Krenus Invited to Sit on KPU Panel

For the second time in two months, Alteri’s CEO, Joshua Krenus, has been asked to step on stage and engage with a young, entrepreneurial audience.

2017 has proven to be quite an impressive year for the insurance start-up. Since January, the company planted its roots in the prestigious Credit Foncier Building in Coal Harbour, been acknowledged by BC Business Magazine, and has recently added former COO and Co-founder of Canadian Direct Insurance, Colin Brown, to the team. Brown explains, “The company is headed in a very exciting direction, which is both important for millennials and the insurance industry at large”.

KPU invites you to their Surrey campus on the evening of September 21st to hear the inspiring stories of three vastly different entrepreneurs.

“I love hearing stories. There is something so intimate about hearing someone’s journey, their personal struggles and how they overcame them. I’m always humbled and honoured to tell mine,” Krenus adds.

– Writing credit to Demitri Dahlen

Alteri Appoints Colin Brown to Chairman of the Board

We are pleased to announce that Colin Brown, former co-founder and COO of Canadian Direct Insurance (“CDI”), will be joining Alteri Insurance Brokers Inc. (“Alteri”) as Chairman of the Board.

Brown’s background includes a wide range of experience in the insurance industry, including several years acting as the Chief Underwriter to ICBC before founding CDI; Western Canada’s fastest growing home and automotive insurance company in BC and Alberta. He currently acts as a strategic advisor to eBrake Technologies, a technology company which targets the reduction of distracted driving accidents and costs to the insurance industry.

Brown holds a Chartered Insurance designation, a diploma in Management studies, and is a Chartered Arbitrator. He also received a Masters in Liberal Arts from Simon Fraser University, and a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Queens University in Belfast. He is an active member of the Insurance Institute of British Columbia, the B.C. Arbitration and Mediation Institute.

“We are excited to have Colin join our board, and see his expertise being integral to Alteri’s growth over the next few years,” said Joshua Krenus, President & CEO of Alteri. “He has the skillset and background that will help exceed the expectations of our clients, and drive future success for the business.”

– Writing credit to Kailey Buchanan

Alteri CEO Asked to Speak for Chamber of Commerce

We are pleased to announce that the Langley Chamber of Commerce has asked Alteri’s President and CEO, Joshua Krenus, to speak at their August 15th event.

It was only a few months ago that Krenus accepted the prestigious 2017 BC Business 30 Under 30 award – “it has given the company a chance to tell its story, elaborate on its values and showcase its talent in a way that wasn’t possible prior to receiving the award”, Joshua adds.

The CEO will be speaking about his journey through hockey, acting, construction and detailing, and how all of which had a tremendous impact on growing as an entrepreneur.

Alteri Insurance looks forward to seeing everyone there on August 15th at the Cascades Casino in Langley at 5pm.

– Writing credit to Ava Poole