Western Financial Group Overview

  • www.westernfinancialgroup.ca
  • High River, Canada
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1905
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Insurance Agencies & Brokerages
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

Western Financial Group is a diversified insurance services company that is focused on creating security and has provided over one million Canadians the right protection for more than 100 years. Headquartered in High River, Alberta, Western provides personal and business ...
Mission: Western began as a small-town business in High River, Alberta, where our local roots are strong. Our customers are our neighbours, and very often our friends. We will always be committed to the people and the communities where we live, work, and play. Our employees make daily ...

Glassdoor Awards

Top CEOs: 2021(#13)

Company Updates

January 4, 2022
Western Financial Group is pleased to announce its acquisition of Wiesner Insurance Inc., a high-end full-service insurance brokerage located in southern Ontario. “We are pleased to announce this new partnership and are excited to work with the team at Wiesner Insurance,” says Western Financial Group President and CEO, Kenny Nicholls. “Our organizations share a sharp focus and a strong emphasis on customer and people relationships.” Originally founded in 1991 by Jason Wiesner, Wiesner Insurance Inc. is an independent brokerage serving customers in and around Brampton, a significant trading area west of Toronto, Ontario. The Wiesner team offers a full line of commercial, personal, and financial services products, with a specialization in commercial products and programs, including employee benefits. The brokerage takes pride in providing boutique-level customer service, based on strong and trusting relationships.
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Western Financial Group is pleased to announce its acquisition of Wiesner Insurance Inc.
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November 17, 2021
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Here’s some great news - Western Financial Group has been named as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2022. We’re proud to learn that Western has been recognized for transparent team member communications, health and wellness benefits, as well as community involvement.
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Western recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers
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Western Financial Group Reviews

3.5
57%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
Approve of CEO
Kenny Nicholls
Kenny Nicholls
96 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Great place to work"

May 27, 2022 - Senior Insurance Advisor
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Comprehensive training and licensing program
- Reasonable sales goals
- Relaxed environment
-Supportive management
-Pay and benefits
- Diversity and inclusion

Cons

- Flexibility
- Some locations are understaffed
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Diversity & Inclusion at Western Financial Group

3.7
(48 reviews)

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Western Financial Group Interviews

Experience
Positive44%
Negative33%
Neutral22%
Getting an Interview
Applied online42%
Employee Referral32%
In Person10%
Difficulty
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  1. Advisor Interview

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    Positive Experience
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    Interview

    It was a really great interview process and I would recommend anyone to take notes about the company before applying. The interviewer was very knowledgeable and provided much support. Great!
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Western Financial Group Awards & Accolades

  • Canadian Top 100 EmployerCanada's Top 1002022
  • Alberta's Top 65 EmployersMediacorp Canada Inc.2014

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Does Western Financial Group offer dental insurance?

...Competitive dental and medical benefits fully paid by Western...

August 5, 2020

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