Since January, 1997 Talbot Insurance Services Ltd. has operated a General Insurance Agency on the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia, Canada. Laurie Forshner-Talbot, FCIP, is the President of Talbot Insurance Services Limited and is a long-time resident of the Sunshine Coast, as well as a 45 year “veteran” of the insurance industry. She has attained and maintains the designation of a Fellow Chartered Insurance Professional which represents the national standard for professionalism, technical expertise and leadership in the property & casualty insurance sector.
- Insurance Brokers Association of BC
- Canadian Federation of Independent Business
- Insurance Institute of BC
- Fellow of Chartered Insurance Professionals
- Centre for the Study of Insurance Operations
Laurie’s skills, years of experience and leadership along with her great team of professionals provides a level of insurance expertise that you can rely on. In addition, Laurie has a close connection both as a resident and as a business owner to the Sechelt Peninsula District and is a long-time dedicated volunteer within the community including:
- Secretary – Society & Festival Committee, Sunshine Coast Sea Cavalcade Society
- Member & Past Board Positions, Sunshine Coast Power & Sail Squadron
- Habitat for Humanity Sunshine Coast
- Sunshine Coast Drag Racing
- Coasters Car Club – Member & Supporter
Talbot Insurance provides a broad range of insurance products, tailored to meet the needs of our clients. Our service area includes the Sechelt Peninsula including Gibsons, Sechelt, Roberts Creek and the Gulf Islands of Gambier, Keats, Thetis, Savory, Texada, Lasqueti, Bowen, Bowyer and Anvil.
Our experienced team of professionals can provide you information and assistance with regard to all your general insurance needs including ICBC/AutoPlan, Travel/Medical, Marine, Recreational Property as well as Collector & Recreational Vehicles and more.
- Kevin Forshner specializes in vintage and custom car insurance and watercraft. He also handles home insurance of all kinds and assists with AutoPlan and Private Auto.
- Jacki Bott is our Personal Insurance Advisor who also excels in all things “automobile” and is our resident “IT” and Data Download specialist.
- Kristina Bisson our AutoPlan Supervisor is also an Insurance Advisor for all things Habitational.