14 March 2019 13:30
Lemieux Assurances has acquired the firm of Pratte & Genest, of Trois-Rivières. This is the third acquisition in less than a year in the city and the fifteenth in the history of Lemieux Insurance.
“It is a third acquisition on the Trois-Rivières market, and we’re very proud of. The firm’s experts Pratte & Genest have been able to develop a loyal customer base who has always been able to count on support and advice for seasoned to purchase their insurance. We plan to offer our expertise extended to other insurance products to niche “, he also claimed by way of press release.
“The future of the firm Pratte & Genest insurance is in good hands. The values of respect and service are part of the DNA of Lemieux Insurance. The world of insurance is constantly changing, and we believe, by this action, that the customers will have a high quality of service “, commented Suzanne Pratte and Rene Genest.
Ms. Pratte and Mr. Genest remain in the business and the position of broker.
It is only chance that has made it so that the most recent acquisitions of Lemieux Assurances are all located in Trois-Rivières. “The opportunities presented themselves, and by chance, they are presented in Three Rivers. What is certain, is that we are in acquisition mode and that the word is going, ” said Jimmy Jolicoeur, press secretary at Imago Communication, which acts as a spokesperson for the firm.
Estimated at $ 50 million (M$) by the Ranking of the largest firms of the Journal of insurance, Lemieux Insurance asserts that its volume of business makes the firm more competitive “thanks to its” offices in the south and north of the St. Lawrence.”