Dan Lawrie

 

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Dan Lawrie, CLU, C.F.S.B. is C.E.O. of Dan Lawrie Insurance Brokers Ltd., a multi-disciplined insurance firm that ranks in the top 5% of insurance brokerages in Canada with annual sales in excess of $70 million.

His current and past community involvement includes:

• 2015 – Burlington Chamber of Commerce - Distinguished Entrepreneur of the Year recipient

• 2015 – Business for the Arts – Edward C. Bovey Award nominee

• 2014 – Burlington Community Foundation – Creator and ongoing funder of the Dan Lawrie Family Foundation

• 2014 & 2015 – Hamilton Arts Awards - Sponsor

• 2013 – Dan partnered with the Royal Botanical Gardens to launch The International Sculpture Collection in Hendrie Park – which will eventually evolve to one of the most diverse in the region with 15-20 works from all over the world.

• 2012 - Burlington Performing Arts Centre – Donated half of the purchase price for the

Spiral Stela Art Installation Project. The first public art project in the City of Burlington.

• 2013 – Art Gallery of Hamilton – World Film Festival Sponsor

• 2003 – Present - Hamilton Gallery of Distinction – Gold Gala Sponsor

• 2013 & 2014 – Burlington Eagles fund raising lead sponsor

• 2012 – Burlington Community Foundation – Silver Masquerade Ball Sponsorship

• 2013 - 2014 – Burlington Community Foundation – Annual Gala Active Supporter

• 2010 - Burlington Jazz Festival Sponsor

• 2010 – Burlington Art Centre – Newsletter Sponsor

• 2010 & 2011 – Burlington Canada Day – Activity Provider Sponsor

• 2009 & 2011 - Burlington Bulldogs Minor Bantam Rep “A” Hockey – Team Sponsor

• 2009 & 2010 – Burlington’s Sound of Music Festival – Friend Sponsor

• 2007 - Mohawk College – Insurance and Financial Services Centres – Donation towards the building of the new Lawrie Insurance Learning Centre Classroom

• Founding Chair and Current Member - Canadian Broker Network Group

• Past Chairman - Membership Development Committee – Hamilton Downtown Rotary Club and current member.

• Hamilton Founding Partner – Innovation Factory

• Current board member Angel One Investor Network

• Current Member – Canadian Italian Business and Professional Association

• Founding Member & Past Chairman – Burlington Network Group

• Past Vice-Chairman – Better Business Bureau – South-Central Ontario

• Past Director - Burlington Economic Development Corporation

• Past member of 4 Insurance Company Broker Councils.

• Past Chairman – Ambassador Committee – Hamilton Chamber of Commerce

• Past Chairman - Art Committee – The Hamilton Club

• Past Chairman – Leadership Giving – United Way – Hamilton, Burlington

• Past Director – Burlington Art Centre, Foundation Board