Diane Cooper, Appointment Announcement – Director, Sales, Cowan Insurance Group

CAMBRIDGE, ON – April 16, 2014 – Heather McLachlin, President of Cowan Insurance Group is pleased to announce that Diane Cooper has been appointed as the Director,  Sales, Cowan Insurance Group, effective May 12, 2014. In this position Ms. Cooper is accountable for directing the sales and marketing activities across the organization, including the development of strategic marketing plans and initiatives, tactics and corresponding ROI metrics and sales reporting framework to support current and future industry segments and lines of business for profitable growth.     

Diane brings to Cowan a wealth of insurance experience, having spent over 25 years working for several major insurers in leadership roles in sales, business development, distribution management and underwriting.  She also has a solid background in both Personal and Commercial Lines underwriting, and a deep knowledge of broker and customer behaviours.  

Diane has a B.Comm from Concordia University and is both an Associate of the Insurance Institute of Canada (AIIC) and a Fellow Chartered Insurance Professional (FCIP).  

About Cowan Insurance Group
A preeminent Canadian owned and operated insurance brokerage and consulting operation, Cowan Insurance Group represents leading national and international insurance companies. Cowan specializes in property and casualty insurance, providing the best value to businesses, organizations and individuals for their insurance and risk management needs. The organization also advises and creates retirement, group benefits and disability management programs for employee groups and offers wealth management, financial planning and succession planning services to individuals through its wholly owned financial services subsidiary. Cowan Insurance Group has over 350 employees and currently operates in nine locations across Ontario.  For additional information about Cowan Insurance Group, please refer to www.cowangroup.ca.  

Contact Information:
Lynne Short
Director, Communications and Community Relations
Princeton Holdings Limited
519-650-6365 ext.31608 or lynne.short@princetonholdings.com