HUB International Names New Sales Trainer; Andrew Daino to Lead Sales Training for HUB

Chicago October 28, 2004 -

Hub International Limited (NYSE:HBG)(TSX:HBG), one of North America's largest insurance brokers, today announced that Andrew M. Daino, Jr. has been appointed Director of Training and Education.

Mr. Daino will be responsible for developing and implementing sales training programs for operations throughout the United States and Canada. In this new role, Mr. Daino will create and deliver interactive training for Hub sales professionals and sales management teams.

"The addition of Andy Daino to our Hub sales team is just one more step toward our commitment to building the strongest sales organization in the insurance brokerage industry. By providing our professionals with access to high quality, consistent training, we not only improve their individual skill sets but also drive a combined Hub sales culture," said Larry Lineker, Chief Sales Officer for Hub International Limited.

Mr. Daino comes to HUB International Limited with over 35 years of sales experience. His most recent position was as international sales trainer for one of America's pre-eminent sales training firms where he trained over ten thousand (10,000) sales professionals from over thirty (30) different countries.

Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Hub International Limited is a leading North American insurance brokerage that provides a broad array of property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products and services through offices located in the United States and Canada.

Hub International Limited
Teri Gries, 812-485-2883
Director of Corporate Communication

Source: Hub International Limited