August 15, 2018 (Toronto, ON) – Dream Insurance Brokers Inc. is pleased to announce the hiring of Sheldon D. Williams as its first Head of Sales in beginning to expand its digital offerings across Ontario. Long experienced in a number of different insurance roles, he brings his past leadership and versatility to the position.
In this capacity, Sheldon will focus on guiding the company’s sales department in implementing both online and offline approaches. In addition, he will also be in charge of managing local and virtual members of the sales team. The goal is to build a group that reflects the current landscape of the insurance industry, both digital and traditional.
“Having Sheldon Williams join Dream Insurance Brokers as Head of Sales is a significant boost to our Property and Casualty division in which Sheldon will create and manage our team of sales professionals with a results-focused mindset and culture” said Gavin Douglas, C.E.O. & President of Dream Insurance. “I am especially optimistic about Sheldon leading and contributing towards sales growth via our digital platform.”
Starting his career at a call centre in 2001, Sheldon has held a variety of responsibilities in insurance over the span of almost two decades. Ranging from direct writer to Vice President of Business Development, he previously had success in the space through working alongside a virtual brokerage, citing the fast-evolving nature of the industry as key factor in his decision to join the Dream Team.
“With the changes happening in the insurance industry, I was inclined to align myself with a cutting edge brokerage and a team with a clear vision of the future of insurance. Working alongside Gavin, Newton and the other Dream Insurance executives, I’m excited to push forward in helping continue to grow the brokerage across the region and province as one of the key companies within the Dream Maker family.”
Dream Insurance is a subsidiary of the Dream Maker Corporation, a vertically integrated company with divisions in real estate, venture capital, wealth management and philanthropy, among others. The insurance division currently serves Toronto and areas in and around the Greater Toronto Area.
About Dream Insurance Brokers
Dream Insurance is a Toronto-based digital insurance brokerage, providing commercial, personal and specialty coverage. Dream Insurance is a division of Dream Maker Corp.
For more information on Dream Insurance Brokers or to get a quote online, please visit www.dreaminsurance.ca.