Al started in the insurance industry in 1963 as an insurance underwriter, and worked his way up to general manager of an insurance company. In 1975 Al attained his CIP (Chartered Insurance Professional) designation. Finally, in 1978 Al became a broker/owner when he purchased Grandin Agencies.
Vince’s insurance career started in 1982 as an adjuster with an insurance company that handled claims such as home/auto and small injury. In 1989, Vince joined the family business. It was also at this time that he began his post-secondary education.
In 1995, Vince attained his CAIB designation (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker). From there, he began working on his associateship and in 1999, Vince achieved his CIP (Chartered Insurance Professional).
He finds the business both interesting and rewarding.
Staci joined the family business in 1998. In addition to her position as a licensed insurance broker, Staci also contributes to the accounting and office management duties. Staci and her family have made St. Albert their home.
Diana joined the family business in 1992 after retiring from a career outside the insurance industry. Although Diana initially worked part-time as a broker, she now works full-time and looks after the accounting and office management duties.
Noel joined Grandin Agencies in 2013 as a receptionist after moving to Canada with her family. Previously, Noel was employed as a teacher’s assistant.