Thursday, December 12, 2013

Kingston, ON (December 12, 2013)Skippers’ Plan, a longtime supporter of boating activities in Canada, has today become a National Sponsor taking on support of Sail Canada, our national sport organization representing the sport of sailing.

Skippers’ Plan is Sail Canada’s
exclusive insurance broker offering members customized insurance solutions for boat owners, yacht clubs and sailing schools. “We’re very proud of our relationship with the boating community that dates back to our beginnings over 60 years ago,” explains Drew Robertson of Skippers’ Plan.

The funding from the sponsorship will support many aspects of Sail Canada’s activities. The Canadian Sailing Team Male and Female Athletes of the Year awards; a national newsletter with subscriptions available at sailing.ca; ongoing sponsorship of Sail Canada’s annual general meeting; and support for Sail Canada’s Officials’ Program will all be part of the Skippers’ Plan sponsorship.

Sail Canada’s executive director,
Paddy Boyd expressed appreciation for the company’s partnership noting - “Sail Canada is grateful for the support received from Skippers’ Plan and The CG&B Group Inc. that operates the plan.”

About The CG&B Group Inc.
The CG&B Group Inc. is a full-service insurance brokerage offering all lines of Property and Casualty insurance, as well as Life, Group, Health, and Accident and Sickness insurance with offices in Markham, Mississauga and Toronto.  The Financial Services and Investments Divisions also provide access to personal financial planning and wealth management services including mutual funds and other investment services.

About Sail Canada 
Sail Canada is a Registered Amateur Athletic Association with charitable status, designated by the Government of Canada as a National Sport Organization representing the sport of Sailing. The Association represents all participants including recreational sailors and high performance athletes at the club, provincial, national and international level.

For additional Information contact:

Paddy Boyd, Executive Director, Sail Canada, 877-416-4720
 
Andrew Robertson, Vice President, The CG&B Group, 800-661-7211