Peter Krizanac

Commercial Lines Insurance Broker

Commercial Lines Insurance Broker

Bio:

Peter has worked in the insurance industry for 15 years and has been with Acumen for 11 of those years. Since receiving his Insurance Diploma from Mohawk College, Peter has enjoyed a dynamic insurance career.

With his experience, he has extensively worked as an Auto Physical Claims Adjuster and Commercial Insurance broker.

As part of the Acumen team, Peter provides specialized coverage to niche commercial industries such as medical spas, cannabis, and transportation. 

Despite the competitive nature of the insurance industry, Peter thrives off the complexities of the insurance marketplace, which motivates him to continue to develop his career and meet client objectives 

Questions/Answers

A fun fact about me:

My alcoholic drink of choice is an old fashioned. A few years ago, a few friends turned me onto whiskey, and I’ve been obsessed ever since. I judge a bar by the quality of the old fashioned that they serve.

The last goal I achieved:The last goal I achieved:

Receiving my Life Licence to expand my knowledge and assist my client needs in all areas of insurance.

My idea of a perfect day:

Having an espresso and mineral water at my favourite caffe bar in Croatia.

My favourite thing to do in Hamilton or Mississauga (depending on office location):

Training on the Chedoke stairs in Hamilton.

A skill or talent that I would most like to learn:

I would love to learn the Piano.

If I could start a charity, it would be for:

Anything to do with Animal Rescue.

The biggest adventure that I’ve been on:

To be honest I've been on so many! Adventure... it’s just another day

Something I wish someone taught me a long time ago:

The value of investing.

The thing that motivates me the most:

Helping my clients and seeing their businesses grow over time.

A useless fact that I know:

Google everything for example . . . There are only four words in the English language which end in “ous”: tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.

A common misconception about my job:

Insurance is easy when in fact it's very difficult and demanding.