Prior to joining Dan Lawrie Insurance in 2007, René spent 12 years running his own Financial Services practice. René is a University of Toronto graduate. Rene specializes in the design, funding and administration of employee benefit, group retirement and pension programs to private corporations. He has over 32 years’ experience dealing with employee benefits, group retirement programs, financial services and money products. As a Broker for Dan Lawrie Insurance Brokers, it is my responsibility to grow and manage a block of group benefits clients. We choose to start every new relationship with a detailed and resourceful approach to learning about you, your company and its culture and strategies. We believe that benefit plans should operate with strategically developed objectives to compliment the long term goals of the corporation. Ask his clients what it is about René that sets him apart and they’re likely to say it’s his high-octane approach to financial services. René’s signature style is a unique blend of expertise and enthusiasm that consistently draws the attention of new clients. Those who have been working with him for years know well René’s penchant for detailed service and follow-up. Add to that knowledgeable, trustworthy advice and proven track record of success, as well as a commitment to serving his community, it’s clear why in a competitive field, René enjoys such an enviable client retention rate. Rene is married with 2 grown children. He resides in Burlington where he is actively involved in the community. Rene also served as a member of the United Way of Burlington & Greater Hamilton Board of Directors.