Gifford Carr Expands Presence in Sudbury with Acquisition of W.W. Dopson Limited
Gifford Carr Insurance Group is proud to announce its recent acquisition of W.W. Dopson Limited, a well-established brokerage based in Sudbury, Ontario. This strategic move solidifies Gifford Carr Insurance Group’s position as the largest independent brokerage in Sudbury and one of the fastest-growing brokerages in Ontario. The acquisition officially took effect on November 1, 2023.
Founded in 1953 by William Warrington Dopson, W.W. Dopson Limited has been a trusted name in the insurance industry for decades. The company’s commitment to exceptional customer service and a strong sense of community values has made it a beloved institution in Greater Sudbury. With three generations of Dopson’s having been involved in the business, W.W. Dopson Limited was dedicated to serving the community.
Gifford Carr Insurance Group and W.W. Dopson Limited share a common commitment to exceptional customer service. Gifford Carr Insurance Group strives to offer personalized and transparent guidance, advice, and support, whether for personal or commercial insurance needs. As a larger brokerage with regional teams, they have the flexibility to tailor insurance coverage to each client’s unique requirements.
The acquisition of W.W. Dopson Limited not only strengthens Gifford Carr Insurance Group’s presence in Sudbury but also signifies their commitment to serving the local community. They believe in the power of local relationships, and their expertise in personal and commercial products allows them to provide tailored insurance solutions that address the specific needs of Sudbury residents.
“We are thrilled to welcome W.W. Dopson Limited into the Gifford Carr Insurance Group family. This acquisition represents an exciting opportunity to expand our footprint and continue providing exceptional service to the community,” said Matthew Carr, President of Gifford Carr Insurance Group. “Acquisition is a large part of our growth strategy, but we will do so responsibly and look to partner with brokers who share our core values. W.W. Dopson Limited shared that vision with us, and we are excited to continue to serve Northern Ontario for years to come.”
Clients of W.W. Dopson Limited can look forward to experiencing the same exceptional service they’ve come to expect, with the added benefit of Gifford Carr Insurance Group’s extensive resources, markets, and expertise. This acquisition is a testament to the company’s commitment to growth and customer satisfaction. They are dedicated to upholding the legacy of W.W. Dopson Limited and continuing to provide the highest level of service and support to the Sudbury community.