Dan is a graduate of the Dalhousie University Commerce program.
Dan has worked with two award-winning global seafood exporters, served as a sales associate in the region’s premier yacht shop and sail making company, and coordinated retail distribution for one of North America’s leading consumer products companies.
A former member of the Nova Scotia Sailing Team, Dan has competed at the national and international levels and served as a Sailing Coach for one of the province’s leading yacht clubs. In recent years, Dan has been an integral part of organized and successful yacht racing teams based out of Halifax.
Dan’s entrepreneurial spirit drives him to find the insurance solution that works for his clients. With a special expertise in the marine sector, Dan assists clients with both their Commercial Insurance needs, and their Home & Auto needs.
Mike Wilson Account Manager, Commercial Insurance
Mike is a graduate of Dalhousie University Business School and a native of Ontario. Determined to make Nova Scotia his home, he accepted his first employment role as General Manager of one of metro’s largest The UPS Stores. He also became a partner in Freshman Services – a student Storage & Moving company before entering the insurance industry with Gateway.
Mike has joined our Head Office Commercial Team as a Commercial Account Manager working closely with small and medium size businesses to find the best insurance solutions for our clients’ needs.
Mike is an avid sailor and a member of the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron. He also enjoys spending time on the ski hill or on the hockey rink and with family.
Abby MacLellan Account Manager, Home & Auto Insurance
Abby is a Business graduate of Nova Scotia Community College. She is an experienced insurance brokerage professional specialising in Personal Lines. She holds her CAIB and CSIP insurance designations.
Born and raised in Herring Cove, Nova Scotia, Abby enjoys the beach, spending time with friends and her family and dog. Abby resides in Halifax.
Emily Dexter Executive Assistant
Emily worked in administration and accounting in the natural resources industry and as a professional dressage rider throughout North America before joining Gateway’s administrative team. As part of our Head Office administration team, she is also the Executive Assistant to the President.
Emily enjoys the outdoors and volunteers with numerous community groups.