Evergreen Pacific Insurance Corporation (EPIC) is a financial-services holding company. EPIC owns, operates, and invests in licensed businesses involved in designing, developing and distributing highly innovative insurance products and risk management solutions to individuals and businesses across Canada. Founded in late 2017, EPIC is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.
EPIC currently operates the following businesses:
Markers Insurance (Markers) is our insurance brokerage licensed in each province and territory in Canada. Markers is the agent of record for The Alternative Health Association of Canada which is a national non-profit organization formed to advocate for improved patient outcomes achieved through health and wellness alternatives which may not always be recognized and supported through publicly-funded Canadian healthcare channels. Markers Insurance (“Markers”), a company co-founded by Mr. Laverty, is a founding sponsor of the Association. Markers has committed to invest in AHAOC’s ambitious strategy to increase membership across Canada, and to engage medical practitioners nationally advocating for alternative healthcare options.
BuyWell.com is an ecommerce marketplace developed by Markers in partnership with Vonality Solutions of Toronto, Canada. Buywell.com is the first marketplace of its kind where Canadians who are insured by Markers can order their medical cannabis products. BuyWell.com is led by Josh Gold whose 20+ years experience in digital marketing, digital strategy, building online businesses and online commerce has resulted in his companies today managing more than half a billion dollars’ worth of ecommerce transactions and serving 100 million-plus users. Josh has led the development of customer facing, e-commerce platforms, loyalty platforms and customer lead generation campaigns for clients such as United Airlines, Singapore Airlines, eBay and more. Josh's companies have been recognized (twice) as a Hot 50-Fastest Growing Company by Profit Magazine in Canada.
Evergreen Pacific Reinsurance Company Limited (EPRCL) is a captive insurance company currently completing its licensing in Grand Cayman by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority.
OUR EPIC MISSION
EPIC was founded on the belief that through innovation insurance products can be designed and delivered to customers which are both affordable and effective. We understand that people seek health and wellness alternatives, employers seek the most cost-effective means to provide coverages for employees which result in the best possible health outcomes, and companies seek alternative ways to reduce their business risks.