In 1981, Rob Jack, founder of Jack Insurance and Financial Services,
started his business career in office management as a management trainee.
In the following five years, Rob’s focus on people and service was further
developed as he worked in various capacities within the insurance and
financial industry across Canada
In 1986, Rob became the office manager for the Vancouver branch
of a large Canadian financial services company. He also worked as
a marketing manager, working with and training new agents in the
In 1993, Rob chose to move to Victoria in order to raise his family
and start his own business, Jack Insurance and Financial Services.
Since this time Rob has been an independent insurance and financial agent,
licensed with Manulife Financial and Manulife Securities International.
Today, Rob continues to employ his high standard of service by meeting
with individuals and businesses, listening to their needs and taking the time
to understand each one’s unique situation. Rob and his staff are committed
to making people their top priority. Personal service is the foundation of
Jack Insurance and Financial Services.
After 48 years, we decided to expand our services and relocate to Sooke to be closer to the water and our customers. We consider this part of a growth process of service. Our goal is to offer all that a boater would need or want in boating services and specialties.
Jenkins Marine has its own repair shop which provides both preventive and restorative maintenance. Anytime between spring tune ups and fall winterization, our technicians can handle anything from system repairs and installations to upgrades.
The Small Boat Division of Jenkins Marine Ltd. is located on Erskine Lane, behind the Victoria General Hospital. The View Royal Shop specializes in fiberglass, gelcoat, and paint services and repairs, including interprotect and bottom paint applications, from small chips to major damage. We also do custom builds swimgrids, aluminum engine pod’s, kicker brackets, and other add-ons. As well as all interior and exterior modifications, repairs and replacement of transoms, stringers and floors, and the installation of marine electronics.
Our Commercial Division has trained, experienced, and professional carpenters, shipwrights, electricians, painters, welders (CWB certified for aluminum and steel), and fabricators. We have experience in building custom boats, complete refits, interior and exterior renovations, as well as the installation, regular maintenance, and repairs to all structural, mechanical, and electrical components of fishing and pleasure vessels, tugboats, barges, ferries, and all other marine craft.
Don’s Boat Transport: We offer insured transportation of all boats, power or sail, from 6 to 70 feet. We specialize in complex moves that require years of experience and attention to detail. On or off of Vancouver Island we have the trailers and the staff to move your boat safely and securely to wherever you would like.
Last but not least, we manufacture high quality 24′ sports fishing vessels under our Sea West Boats Division.
Come by our shop for all of your small boat needs and to learn about the high quality and expert workmanship that goes into a Sea West Boat.
RE/Max Camosun Westside – John W. Vernon
John W. Vernon – Personal Real Estate Corporation
John Vernon & Associates
John attributes his success in his real estate career to his style of doing business – listening to his clients’ needs and providing honest, enthusiastic, courteous, professional service and proven results – always. Ask any of the hundreds of people that he has helped over the years and they will tell you that his greatest assets are his integrity and professionalism. In fact 80 to 90% of his clients today are repeat clients or those referred to him by existing clients. John specializes in residential properties and land throughout Sooke and Greater Victoria.
RE/Max Camosun Westside – Johnny P. Vernon, Realtor®
Johnny (John W.’s son and business partner) is passionate about serving his clients in a professional and timely manner. Honesty, integrity and consistency are the pillars that Johnny strives to achieve in both his personal and professional life. Through hard work, creative leading-edge marketing strategies and his extensive knowledge of the local area, Johnny will work diligently to sell your home quickly or ensure you find the perfect property to call home.