The Canadian Chapter held its first event #PLUSConnex reception in Toronto. 150 PLUS members met, socialized and connected with 25 of the top Canadian leaders in the insurance and professional liability industry.
The chapter posted some photos from the event to its Instagram account… give them a follow at plus_canada.
On Thursday, November 9, 2017, PLUS North Central Chapter Committee members Zach Freeman, James Sorenson and Aaron Simon presented Urban Boatbuilders with a charitable contribution check for $3,500 from PLUS Foundation.
Urban Boatbuilders is a non-profit youth development program that builds high quality wooden boats with youth in the Minneapolis and St. Paul area. The program hires youth apprentices who qualify as low-income and/or who have employment barriers. The youth apprentices work alongside Urban Boatbuilders’ instructors learning technical boat building skills while earning money. The program is a comprehensive program that seeks to empower youth through hands-on learning projects while working to expand the possibilities and paths they envision for their futures. For more information on Urban Boatbuilders visit their website.
Patrick G. Ryan, chairman and CEO of Ryan Specialty Group, was on-site at the 30th PLUS Conference to receive the 2017 PLUS1 Award. While in Atlanta Mr. Ryan joined us in the PLUS Media Zone to discuss what he sees as his legacy and the advice he has for young professionals just starting out in insurance.
Don’t miss part 1 of our interview with Mr. Ryan here.