IBAS member update for Nov. 21, 2017
November 21, 2017
This general update was approved at the November 21, 2017 meeting of the IBAS board of directors. Topics include a recap of advocacy activities, events, and upcoming initiatives. Click here to start reading.
IBAS welcomes Virginia Davis to its staff
November 13, 2017
The IBAS team is happy to welcome Virginia Davis as the association’s new Coordinator, Member & Public Relations. Brianne McBride, who has held the position of Membership Coordinator for the past year, has also accepted the role of Manager, Professional Development. Both of their contact information can be found here.
2017 IBAS Convention brings together ‘broker nation’
October 14, 2017
The 2017 IBAS Convention was held Oct. 12-13 at the Sheraton Cavalier and James Hotel in Saskatoon. This year’s attendance was the largest in recent memory, and featured a sold-out trade show as bustling hospitality rooms, sponsored by SGI, Wawanesa, and Intact. The annual President’s Gala also served as a farewell to outgoing IBAS Executive Director Ernie Gaschler, who retired in the spring after 25 years of service.
IBAS names Derek Lothian new CEO
September 4, 2017
Earlier today, IBAS announce the hiring of Derek Lothian as its new Chief Executive Officer, replacing Ernie Gaschler, who retired this spring after 25 years leading the organization. Click here to read more.
Outgoing IBAS CEO Ernie Gaschler recognized by Senator Stephen Green
May 30, 2017
Retiring IBAS CEO Ernie Gaschler was paid tribute by Senator Stephen Greene at the 2017 Parliament Hill Day in Ottawa. Read the official proclamation by clicking here.