CANSTech 2020 – Mark Your Calendars

March 1st, 2019

IT’S OFFICIAL! After a successful inaugural event in 2018, the Construction Association of Nova Scotia is pleased to announce #CANSTech2020 coming to the Cunard Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, February 27th, 2020! Please take a moment to watch their official announcement video below. Teaming up again with our awesome Presenting Sponsor Procore Technologies, CANS is… Read more >

We’re Hiring a Commercial Assistant

April 30th, 2018

We are looking for a highly dependable and personable individual to fill the role of Commercial Assistant in our firm’s fast-paced commercial lines department.  This is a permanent, full-time position that is available immediately (with some flexibility). Stanhope Simpson is an independent and privately owned Atlantic Canadian family business similar to many of our long-standing,… Read more >

Power Outage Alert

January 4th, 2018

Due to a power outage, our office is closed for the remainder of the day on Thursday, January 4, 2018. If you have an urgent matter, please contact either Steven Bates at 902-237-5426 or Donald McDermaid at 902-209-1022. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused.  Stay safe everyone!

Another great time had at CANS AGM

October 12th, 2017

Last weekend, members of the Stanhope Simpson team travelled to the Algonquin Report at Saint Andrews By-the-Sea to take in the 155th CANS AGM.  This year, Stanhope Simpson was proud to be a Gold Sponsor for event. Congrats B.D. Stevens & Clayton Barlett At the morning business sessions and annual general meeting, we were thrilled… Read more >

The Great Northern Auction Celebrates 50 Years in Business

June 8th, 2017

On June 7, 2017, two of our commercial insurance brokers, Shawn Freeze and Chuck Prince, attended a special celebration in Moncton, New Brunswick, for Mr. Steve Liptay, a long-standing client and founder of The Great Northern Auction.  It was a wonderful event, complete with refreshments, sunny weather, and an impressive turnout of dignitaries and well-wishers.  It’s not… Read more >

Stanhope Simpson commercial team welcomes Shawn Freeze

February 27th, 2017

We are excited to announce the newest member to our expanding commercial team.  Shawn Freeze, CIP, CRM has spent over a decade in the insurance industry, with many years as a senior commercial underwriter for RSA Insurance, specializing in construction & contracting & professional liability insurance. His dedication to providing exceptional service to his clients, coupled with a strong… Read more >

Stanhope Simpson Sign Lights up Joseph Howe

September 22nd, 2016

  Has anything new caught your eye lately while driving down Joseph Howe Drive?  Something blue and white perhaps? A few weeks ago, we revealed our brand new LED sign, located on front of our head office. Special thanks to Serge Aucoin and the team at United Sign, for their fabulous work on fabrication and install!  

Congratulations to our Going Green Winner

July 27th, 2016

At Stanhope Simpson Insurance, we care about our environment and are actively encouraging and promoting the “green” effort. In order to cut down on unnecessary paper waste, we have been offering the option to have correspondence from our office emailed to customers, instead of sending hard copies in the mail.  During the past year, we ran a promotion… Read more >

Changing Habits, Saving Lives: Aviva Canada launches distracted driving campaign

June 19th, 2015

In early 2015, Aviva Canada launched Driving Change Together, a campaign intended to reduce the number of accidents caused by distracted driving, and make roads safer for all Canadians – drivers and pedestrians. Aviva introduced the campaign by implementing a distracted driving policy and full engagement program for all employees. We are now opening the… Read more >

April 28 – National Day of Mourning

April 28th, 2015

Tuesday April 28 is a day marked around the world in memory of the thousands of workers every year who die during the course or as a result of their work.  The day is observed in a bid to raise awareness of the risks in the hope that workplaces will become safer. Here at Stanhope… Read more >

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