KelownaNow | John Luke Kieper
A Kelowna insurance broker has been nationally recognized by a well know business magazine.
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Garrett Jones, regional manager of commercial insurance at Valley First, a division of First West Credit Union, has been recognized as a “Top 10 Under 40” by Canadian Insurance Top Broker Magazine.
Jones was selected as one of the best and brightest in the Canadian Insurance landscape for his leadership and commitment to the community.
“I was surprised and honored to be named amongst this very talented group who are shaping the future of our industry,” said Jones. “When I reflect back on my career, I’ve learned the importance of working for an organization whose values align with my own. It’s these shared values that enable me to have a strong connection locally to help our communities and members thrive.”
Jones is actively involved in the community through the Okanagan Young Professionals Collective and he is currently volunteering with the Okanagan Community Food Bank to offer operational expertise and support. He has also created an internal committee at Valley First to help young professionals within the organization grow closer to the community.