The GAMA International Canada management awards

If youíre a manager and are building a winning, successful team, you deserve a shout-out! The annual GAMA International Canada management awards recognize excellence in financial services leadership. If you think youíve got what it takes, donít hesitate! Apply for a GAMA award.
Award applications happen every spring, and the awards are handed out later in the year. Every year, GAMA award winners are recognized in FORUM magazine.

Award categories

There are four categories: National Agency Achievement Award, National Agency Builder Award, National Management Award, and the National Multi-Line Exclusive Agency Management Award. You can apply for one, or multiple awards. Find out more about each award, and decide which one (or ones) is the best for you to apply for.

Applications for the 2020 GAMA International Canada management awards close May 31, 2020.

Need some inspiration? See the lists of all the 2019 GAMA award winners in each category below.

2019 GAMA award winners


The NATIONAL BUILDER AWARD (NBA) recognizes outstanding achievement in agency-building, production and field development.

NBA Gold Award Winners *

A

Deepesh Ahuja, CHS*
Taha Al-Dabagh, CFP, RRC
Stacy Arseneault, CFP, CHS*

B

Perry Badham, CLU, CHS*
Chris Benjamin, CFP*
Jamie Benn, CFP, CLU, CHS*
Lisa Beutel, CFP, CHS, CLU
Greg Brown*
Jessica Buley*
 

C

Adam C Lind, CFP
Chanchal Chakrabarti, CLU, CHS*
Herman Chan, CFP, CHS*
Roshan Charles, CHS*
Zhong Chen, CHS*
Perminder Chohan*
Daniel Chuang*
Annadette Clarke-Moore*
Stephane Cyr*

D

Sarah Decker*
Mark Dickson*
Bruce Dube, CHS, EPC*
Clarke Duncanson
 

E

Sam Eason Luong, CHS*

F

Nuzhat Fathima, CLU, CHS*
David Feldberg, CFP,CLU*
Gerard Feliciano
Angela Fu, CFP, CLU*
 

G

Ted Girard, CFP, CLU, CHS*
Nubia Gomez, CLU, CHS*

H

Susan Hoffart, CFP, RHU
Darren Howe, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C., RHU*
 

I

Muhammad Iqbal, CLU, CHS*

J

Kevin Jessup*
 

K

Brian Kilback, CFP,CLU,CH.F.C.*
Rik Kraushar, CHS,FPSC*
Karl Krokosinski*
Barbara Kwasnik*

L

Shalini Lal-Mishra*
Nina Lau-Choy*
Philip Lawrence, CFP*
Marco Levesque
 

M

Craig MacTavish, CHS*
Lacey Maston*
Alvin Matthew*
Dennis Mavrin*
Minetta McDonald, CFP
Djebran Mehdawi, CLU, CHS*
Gemma Mendoza, CLU*
Maria Mendoza CLU, CHS
Cristina Mendoza
Katina Michelis*
Rhonda Milton

N

Jimmy Nijjar, B.Comm.*
 

O

Dorothy Olaes

P

Stephanie Paille, RHU*
Ioannis Panago, CHS*
Craig Pelletier*
Paul Pinel*
Esther Po Yin Chu *
Matthew Pomeroy, CHS*
Jason Poulton, CFP*
Gregory Powell, CFP, CHS, EPC*
Anne-Sylvie Purcell*
 

R

Bruce Rayment, CLU, CHS
Jarrett Robertson
Alfred Roissl, CFP,EPC*
Darren Rosenberger, CFP*
Leo Rumel, CLU, CHS*

S

Kristine Sales
Sonny Sangemino, CHS
Jonathan Schjott, CFP, CLU, CHS*
Wesley Scott
Ajay Sehgal
Nadeen Shaaban, CHS*
Rajesh Sharma*
Bhagwant Sidhu, CFP*
Joshua Simpson, CFP*
Kimberly Skermer*
 

T

Eddy Tong, CFP, CLU, CHS*
Alfred Tran, CFP
Blanche Tse, CFP, CLU, CHS, EPC*
Jennifer Tweddle, CFP,CLU, CHS, TEP*

U

Glen Ungar, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C.*
Bradley Unraw, CFP, CHS*
 

V

Jesse Van Dalfsen

W

Kevin Wong*
Scott Woodman, CFP, CLU*
Jeff Wu
Shanshan Wu, CLU, CHS
 

Z

Nicolas Zabaneh*
Runlin Zhan
 


The NATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (NAA) represents the very pinnacle of management excellence among GAMA International Canada members.

NAA Gold Award Winners *

A

Paul Alapatt, CHS
Stacy Arseneault, CFP, CHS

B

Perry Badham, CLU, CHS*
Jamie Benn, CFP, CLU, CHS*
Greg Brown*
Jessica Buley
 

C

Wilma Calderon
Darin Calderwood, CFP*
Chanchal Chakrabarti, CLU, CHS
Herman Chan, CFP, CHS*
Perminder Chohan*
Daniel Chuang*
Stephane Cyr*

D

Donald Der, CFP,CLU,CHS, CH.F.C.
Sarah Decker*
Mark Dickson*
Bruce Dube, CHS, EPC*
 

F

David Feldberg, CFP, CLU*
Joe Ferreyro, CFP*
 

G

Brian Gebbie, CFP*
Ted Girard, CFP, CLU, CHS
Nubia Gomez, CLU, CHS*

H

Darren Howe, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C., RHU*
Brent W. E. Huston*
 

J

Kevin Jessup

K

Brian Kilback, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C.*
Karl Krokosinski*
Kris Kubin*
Barbara Kwasnik*

L

Dean Lariviere*
Philip Lawrence, CFP*
 

M

Craig MacTavish, CHS*
Dennis Mavrin*
John McCallum, CFP, CHS*
Izumi McGruer, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C., CHS*
Djebran Mehdawi, CLU, CHS*

O

Geoffrey Ollson, CLU, CHS*
 

P

Ioannis Panago, CHS*
Craig Pelletier*
Matthew Pomeroy, CHS*
Adam Powell*
Gregory Powell, CFP, CHS, EPC*
Jerome Pusung, CLU, CHS*

R

Bruce Rayment, CLU, CHS*
Mark Roberts, CFP, CLU*
Jarrett Robertson*
Alfred Roissl, CFP,EPC*
Darren Rosenberger, CFP*
Leo Rumel, CLU, CHS
 

S

Shawn Smith
Heidi Samuel
Jonathan Schjott, CFP, CLU, CHS
Wesley Scott
Bhagwant Sidhu, CFP*
Joshua Simpson, CFP*

T

Greg Taylor, CFP*
Eddy Tong, CFP, CLU, CHS*
Blanche Tse, CFP, CLU, CHS, EPC*
Brett Tucker, CHS*
 

U

Glen Ungar, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C.*
Bradley Unraw, CFP, CHS*

V

Jesse Van Dalfsen
 

W

Kevin Wong*
Scott Woodman*

Z

Runlin Zhan
Yaguang Zhang, MBA*
 


The NATIONAL MANAGEMENT AWARD (NMA) honours achievement in agency management, particularly increases in production.

A

Paul Alapatt, CHS
Stacy Arseneault, CFP, CHS

B

Perry Badham, CLU, CHS
Jamie Benn, CFP, CLU, CHS
Greg Brown
Jessica Buley
 

C

Chanchal Chakrabarti, CLU, CHS
Herman Chan, CFP, CHS
Perminder Chohan
Daniel Chuang
Annadette Clarke-Moore
Stephane Cyr

D

Sarah Decker
Donald Der, CFP, CLU, CHS, CH.F.C.
Mark Dickson
Bruce Dube, CHS, EPC
 

F

David Feldberg, CFP,CLU
Joe Ferreyro, CFP
 

G

Ted Girard, CFP, CLU, CHS
Nubia Gomez, CLU, CHS

H

Darren Howe, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C., RHU
Brent W. E. Huston
 

J

Kevin Jessup

K

Brian Kilback, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C.
Wayne Kiryk, RHU, EPC
Karl Krokosinski
Barbara Kwasnik
 

L

Philip Lawrence, CFP

M

Craig MacTavish, CHS
Dennis Mavrin
Minetta McDonald, CFP
Djebran Mehdawi, CLU, CHS
 

P

Ioannis Panago, CHS
Craig Pelletier
Matthew Pomeroy, CHS
Gregory Powell, CFP, CHS, EPC
Jerome Pusung, CLU, CHS
 

R

Bruce Rayment, CLU, CHS
Jarrett Robertson
Alfred Roissl, CFP, EPC

S

Shawn Smith
Jonathan Schjott, CFP, CLU, CHS
Wesley Scott
Ajay Sehgal
Rajesh Sharma
Bhagwant Sidhu, CFP
Joshua Simpson, CFP
 

T

Eddy Tong, CFP, CLU, CHS
Blanche Tse, CFP, CLU, CHS, EPC
Brett Tucker, CHS

U

Glen Ungar, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C.
Bradley Unraw, CFP, CHS
 

V

Jesse Van Dalfsen

W

Kevin Wong
Scott Woodman, CFP, CLU
 

Z

Runlin Zhan