The organisation of an event involves its own risks that require specific coverage through event insurance. During a wedding, a show, a concert or a company seminar, standard insurance contracts do not adequately protect the insured, whether he is a private individual or a professional. Event insurance is a tailor-made policy that covers the potential risks associated with different types of events. The notion of...
Did you know that, according to Natural Resources Canada, the risk of a severe earthquake in the Montreal-Quebec-Ottawa region is between 5 and 15%? Did you know that the Charlevoix-Kamouraska seismic zone is one of the most active in eastern Canada? Devastating earthquakes have occurred in the past and will inevitably keep happening in the future. In 1988, a 5.9-magnitude earthquake occurred 35 km south of...
Technological advances bring news risks Businesses have changed considerably over the last few decades. We are now able to buy online, pay our bills through the Internet and keep a staggering amount of information on a simple hard drive. Technology keeps advancing and making our work easier, but these advances also create new opportunities for criminals. Have you ever wondered what would happen if a...
Vous sortez d’un souper arrosé et vous vous pensez suffisamment lucide pour conduire? Pensez-y à deux fois avant de prendre le volant. Si vous dépassez la limite de 0,08 permise et que vous vous faites arrêter, vous pourriez vous retrouver dans de beaux draps : suspension de permis, dossier criminel, amende… Les conséquences de la conduite en état d’ébriété sont lourdes et pourraient vous suivre...
An Italian evening with chef Giovanni Apollo ! Last October 14th, The organization Le Mûrier held an benefit evening in favor of the program “Cuisinons ensemble” with chef Giovanni Apollo. This initiative helps people suffering from a mental health disorder. You can visit cuisinonsensemble.org to participate in the fundraiser. Congratulations to the organizers and donors! Pictured (from left): Alex Chayer, CEO Le Mûrier / Chef...
Last July 9th, we were present at Voiles en Voiles’ official kick-off. Located in the heart of the Old Port of Montreal, this new amusement park offers different activities for the entire family, including 7 adventure trails, 4 inflatable games and 4 climbing walls. Congratulations to the whole team of Voiles en Voiles and best wishes for continued success !
Do you know the « Association Communautaire d’emprunt de la Rive-sud (ACERS) ? It’s a organism that gives community credit loans to financially precarious individuals who have both the desire and the potential to start up a company but who are not eligible to traditional financing. Gerald Charest, President of Geska is one of the administrators of ACERS. Next July 5th, a car wash fund-raiser is organised...
Last June 14th, The « Montreal 2015 Defi Entreprises » took place at the Saint-Laurent campus of Technoparc Montreal. The goal of this event is to significantly increase the performance and quality of life. Most of the Geska team was present to successfully defend their title of: “the healthiest small business” (for companies having less than 100 employees)! The prize is given to the company having obtained...
Last June 3rd, we were present at a side event of the Montreal Grand Prix, that was organized by Group St-Henri. The event included the inauguration of their new premises, and they hosted “The Great Dane Road Tour 2015“. Congratulations to all the team of Group St-Henri!