The Alberta New Home Warranty Program Group of Companies (the Program) announced today that, effective immediately, Ms. Lori Topp has been named President & CEO.

The Board would like to extend its extreme thanks to Mr. Kurt Paterson for his service as Interim President & CEO during the past six months. Mr. Paterson will continue his role as Chairman, The New Home Warranty Insurance (Canada) Corporation Board of Directors.

Over the past twenty plus years Ms. Topp has held key leadership roles in multiple
organizations and holds a successful track record involving competitive industry, customer service and organizational excellence. Ms. Topp holds her Institute of Corporate Directors designation (ICD.D), which lends to her extensive senior executive and leadership experience. Ms. Topp’s expertise in marketing, sales and communication will be vital in this competitive landscape.

Ms. Topp and the Board are excited about continuing to create value for our Builder Members’ and peace of mind for their customers better than any other warranty company. In doing so, the Program also accomplishes its goals of strengthening the relationship between builder and buyer and enhancing the industry’s reputation.