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Insurance: What You Need to Know

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Many in the tourism sector have been experiencing dramatically increasing renewal costs,
if operators are able even able to renew their policies. Insurance is complicated and few
people truly understand it. It’s overwhelming to read and comprehend the policy
information your broker provides to you. This webinar is designed to arm you with some
addition knowledge to better navigate this important aspect of your business, especially
during these challenging times.

In this webinar, we will cover:

  •  Current Insurance Market and why it matters
  •  Coverages available and required
  •  Role of Broker and importance
  •  Potential COVID-19 Coverages
  •  An update on TIABC’s advocacy role regarding insurance


Craig Burkart, National Insurance Advisory Leader, MNP LLP
Craig Burkart, CA, CPA, IFA, CFF, CIP is an Experienced Lead Partner with a demonstrated history of over 20 years working in Forensics and Litigation Support. He is the Firm’s National Leader of Insurance Advisory. Craig has extensive experience directing and managing complex damage quantification for litigation, business interruption claims and disaster recovery assistance both in Canada and abroad.

Walt Judas, CEO Tourism Industry Association of BC
Walt Judas has been involved in the tourism industry for some 25 years, having worked at BC Pavco, Port Metro Vancouver and Tourism Vancouver prior to joining TIABC in May, 2015. As CEO, Walt’s responsibilities include leading multiple advocacy files, building relationships with members and industry stakeholders, communicating the value of BC’s visitor economy to various audiences, and setting the strategic course for TIABC.