FIRST Canada Proud Winner of the Insurance Industry Employer of Choice Award

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FIRST Canada Proud Winner of the Insurance Industry Employer of Choice Award

FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada (FIRST Canada), the industry leader in payment solutions, was honoured to receive the Insurance Industry Employer of Choice Award at the Insurance Business Canada Awards Gala on the evening of November 28, 2019.

FIRST Canada has received this recognition as a result of their dedication to building a healthy and collaborative environment for their employees. With dedicated committees for Health & Wellness, and Staff Engagement, the FIRST Canada team enjoys events including quarterly staff socials and activities to connect with colleagues and build on FIRST Canada’s collaborative culture. In addition, community initiatives such as supporting Dyslexia Canada, annual food drives, participation in Insurance Day at the JDRF ride, and weekly charitable contributions are other ways that FIRST Canada supports their team and the communities in which they work and live.


FIRST Canada CEO, Stuart Bruce took to the stage to graciously accept the award on behalf of the company. “This particular award is one that as a leader of the business for a majority of the past 20 years, I am very proud of,” stated Mr. Bruce. “I am privileged to go to work every day with a fantastic team of payment professionals.”


Congratulations to all the award winners and finalists on your accomplishments within the insurance industry. View all award recipients and finalists. For more information on the Insurance Business Canada Awards Gala, visit


About FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada

FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada (FIRST Canada) provides the Canadian Insurance Market with innovative payment solutions. Brokers, MGAs, and carriers can partner with FIRST Canada and expand their offering to provide more value, choice, and convenience for all their clients. The combined strength of FIRST Canada’s dedicated team, evolved offering, and innovative platform positions its partners to meet the demanding future of the Canadian Insurance landscape armed with market-leading solutions for success. FIRST Canada is part of Wintrust (Nasdaq: WTFC) a financial services company with more than $34 billion in assets and a part of the largest premium finance companies in North America. Follow FIRST Canada on LinkedIn and Twitter. For more about the company, visit


FIRST Canada Contacts:

Stuart Bruce
CEO, FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada