Douglas Watkin's 65th anniversary

Doug began his insurance career July 9th 1954

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Over the past 65 years, he has worked for Gore, Canadian Indemnity, Yorkshire Corporation, Atlas Assurance Company, Allstate, Guardian, 

Hardboard's Victoria, ICBC General Division, Canadian Northern Shield, BCIC, Shaw Sabey, Wawanessa, CDI and Park Insurance. 

He has left lasting impacts on the insurance industry... with no plans of retirement yet! 


Doug is an instrumental underwriter, manager, marketing representative, consultant and most importantly... a mentor. 


Let's gather together and celebrate this remarkable human being!


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Nice and not naughty... Edward Chisham, 

a colleague from Gore & Doug Watkin on Santa's lap 

Thursday July 25th 2019 Vancouver Golf Club 6:00PM - late

Mingling with the insurance industry! 

Followed by dinner, prizes & a word (or two) from Doug.


Vancouver Golf Club

771 Austin Avenue, Coquitlam BC V3K 3N2

VGC Phone Number: 604-937-4854


Event Coordinators: 

Natasha Purnell                                    Chelsea Fitzpatrick

npurnell@park.ca                                    chelsea@park.ca

604-659-4802                                                     604-659-4301


TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE

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Like a true golfer, he is able to recall almost every shot. 

Doug has mentored colleagues 

both in the office and on the green. 

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Best round of golf.... at 67 years of age

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Doug was crowned B.C. Junior Golf Champion in 1952 and named an alternate member to B.C.'s Willingdon Cup team three years later. 

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Doug married the love of his life, Donna. 

Can you guess her last name?

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Born during the height of The Depression, he saw his parents struggle through some pretty trying times. 

As a result, he tends to see things in a different light. 

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Doug Watkin and his wife Donna Golf 

at their nieces wedding