Congratulations Mark Howard on Receiving the IBANS Client Service Award

April 7th, 2014

On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014, our Personal Lines Manager Mark Howard received the Client Service Award at the 7th Annual IBANS Graduation & Awards Dinner. This award honours an individual working within an IBANS brokerage that goes above and beyond to ensure their clients receive the best customer service. We are extremely proud of Mark. His… Read more >

Steven Bates selected to participate in Commercial Insurance Roundtable

January 1st, 2014

Our very own Steven Bates, Sales Director & Commercial Insurance Broker, was recently featured in RSA’s Brokering Better Business – a Commercial Insurance round table discussion, offering insights into the wants and needs of small-to-medium size business clients, and offered a snapshot of the sector’s evolving risk picture. To read the full article, please follow… Read more >

Stanhope Simpson & Aviva Canada Partner to be Presenting Sponsors of the CANS Meet & Greet on the Harbour Event in 2013 and again in 2014

August 5th, 2013

Stanhope Simpson and Aviva Canada were proud to be the presenting sponsors of the Construction Association of Nova Scotia (CANS) Meet & Greet on the Harbour event this July 2013, and again in 2014.  This event was hosted by the CANS Developing Executives Committee and its purpose was to provide an opportunity for the established… Read more >

Our Article for CANS’ Newsletter on Recent Auto Insurance Reforms

June 14th, 2013

Topic:  April 2013 (Phase Two) Automobile Insurance Reforms Written by:  Victoria Stanhope, MBA, FCIP, CRM – Stanhope Simpson Insurance Ltd., Halifax, NS Effective April 1, the NS Government enacted phase two of the automobile insurance reforms.  Below is a brief summary of the amendments and how they may affect you and/or your business as a… Read more >

CANS Introduces New Advantage Program for Members

May 29th, 2013

Did you know?  In late 2012 / early 2013, the Construction Association of Nova Scotia (CANS) introduced a new suite of member benefits and perks available to all employees of member companies.  Click the below link to learn how a CANS membership really does pay: And don’t forget to visit our CANS Home &… Read more >