Garth is responsible for the creation, development, design, and delivery of unique insurance and risk management solutions that protect and enhance the growth of contractors in the construction industry. He began his career in the insurance and risk management industry in 1979, taking on a wide range of positions and responsibilities in several locations in Northern and Western Canada. There is a reason he is a leader in this industry—in addition to his 35 plus years of experience, his list of qualifications is a long one; Business Administration from NAIT, Insurance Designations which include AIIC, CIP, CCIB, CIB and honors standings in his CRM, CRIS designations. He has presented at a variety of insurance and construction industry conferences and events and provides articles for industry papers and periodicals. His interests include genealogy, skiing and travel with his wife and two daughters, and running. He completed his first marathon in Chicago as part of a 50th birthday goal. Since then he has run a marathon a year through that decade– London, Dublin, Athens, Reykjavik, Paris, Rome, Barcelona, Stockholm and Berlin. He is now taken on Triathlons as a goal for the next decade!