April 13, 2006 by Canadian Underwriter
Michael Butler, national insurance and services manager for PPG Refinish Canada, has been appointed to the position of Chair of the Chapter & Industry Relations Committee of the Women in Insurance Cancer Crusade (WICC).
WICC is dedicated to raising money to support cancer research and education and to support colleagues and their families in the fight against cancer. The CertifiedFirst Network of PPG Canada, Inc. has been a platinum level corporate sponsor of the non-profit organization for the past year.
Since its inception in 1996, WICC, with the help of the insurance industry, has raised more than CD$2 million in support of cancer research and education. In addition to raising funds for cancer research, WICC also provides educational forums for the industry on how to support those affected by the disease.
“PPG Canada is committed to the goals and objectives of WICC,” said Butler. “I hope my efforts on behalf of WICC will help to further enhance the excellent job the organization has done in raising funds for cancer research and awareness.
“Supporting WICC complements PPG’s and my personal commitment to help improve the quality of life for everyone.”
Butler has 18 years of experience in the collision repair marketplace beginning with OEM parts marketing, insurance vendor relations, and collision banner growth. He is recognized as one of Canada’s leading executives in the collision repair industry and has held management roles with respect to development, promotions, training and education, marketing and insurance solutions.