John Byrne is an insurance professional with over 25 years of experience supporting both the broker and direct-to-consumer channels of the insurance industry. In varying roles ranging from: Broker, Agent, Sales/Service Manager, Trainer, Business Development, and Quality Assurance, he has honed the ability to create the perfect balance of product, premium, and service for his customers. The key to this balance is John’s ability to educate his customers on the difference between the value of protection over the cost of insurance. His ability to explain the value of the broker channel and to identify the non-premium benefits of insurance products are the skills he uses to create long lasting relationships.
Backed by the sophistication of BIG (Insurance Business Canada’s #1 Brokerage 2019), and their Insurance for Everything capacity, John is an exceptional choice to represent your insurance needs.
When not delivering superior customer experiences John is a devoted family man with a genius wife, two kids, and a puppy. He enjoys scuba diving, boating, ATVing, cooking, and a beer on the dock!
Billyard Insurance Group Pickering focus on providing exceptional customer service where we understand the importance of customer satisfaction. Our BIG Pickering team can help you find home, auto, business and life insurance to meet your needs.
Our Managing Partner, Ahmer Farouqi, operates at the forefront of quality customer service. Through personalized claim counseling, Ahmer provides only the best coverage to prioritize his customer’s satisfaction. Operating at BIG Insurance in Pickering, Ahmer manages a team to bring you expert consulting for home, life, car, travel, commercial, and business insurance. As a top striving insurance broker, he understands the benefits of price and coverage based policies. Ahmer brings an innovative approach to create an optimal coverage based policy without compromising the pockets of clients.
In addition to serving as the branch manager, Ahmer creates and sustains lifelong connections with each of his clients. Making his personal mission to guarantee only the best offerings for his clientele, by providing the best care and service with over 15 years of specialized experience in home and automobile insurance. Ahmer has consistently topped sales records in each of his positions and looks forward to aiding and supporting customer needs in years to come.