History The Holman Story Family values and an independent spirit Holman Insurance Brokers Ltd. was started in 1981 as a family business focusing primarily on Professional Liability insurance. After a number of strategic acquisitions, it has grown to become one of Canada’s leading independent insurance brokerage. Today Holman continues to focuses on providing insurance protection for specialized professions and complex risks. That's why we understand the diverse and evolving needs of each of our clients. That's also why we have been able to anticipate and respond to the changing requirements and have a extensive knowledge of a wide variety of professionals, unique industries and products. The company is managed by second generation brothers Paul Holman and Mark Holman. They are now one of the largest independent insurance specialists in Canada with clients throughout the country and the world. They have established a set of core principles in their Mission Statement that guide how the company does business today.