WALKER GROUP OF COMPANIES

We protect your customers' products and empower businesses to succeed.

50 years of creating aftermarket products for the automotive, consumer electronics, and appliance manufacturing industries.

With divisions focused in manufacturing, customer service and ethics reporting solutions, we offer clients a multitude of solutions to support and augment their core product lines.

Diamond Kote

With over 20 protection products and more than 9 million insurance-protected vehicles on the road, Diamond Kote has you and your vehicle covered from bumper to bumper.

W3 Solutions

W3 Solutions has pioneered many of the extended service plans that are now the norm in North America. From launching the initial Buyer’s Assurance Program with American Express to introducing the first automotive extended warranties in Canada, W3 has been at the forefront of the extended warranty market.

WhistleBlower Security

WhistleBlower Security is solely focused on providing our clients with premier ethics reporting services including a global whistleblower hotline. Our comprehensive 24/7/365 hotline and case management services provide an integrated and smart solution to meet the unique needs of your organization, regardless of size, industry, or geography.

Who We Are

  • Walker Group is founded by Chuck Walker. He introduces the business office to dealerships across Canada. The first product offered is credit life and disability insurance.
  • The Walker Group offers the first aftermarket extended warranty program to Canadian customers.
  • Import cars hit the Canadian market (dealers realize they are not designed to brave the Canadian winters). The Walker Group shortly thereafter introduce rustproofing and undercoating protection plans.
  • The Walker Group introduces the first independent extended warranty program for consumer electronics and appliance to Best Buy.
  • The Walker Group introduces the American Express Buyers Assurance Program. The first credit card insurance benefit program in the world. Over the next few years The Walker Group and American Express roll out Baggage Loss Insurance, Purchase Protection and Car Rental Protection.
  • The Walker Group introduces the first cellular phone insurance program- Cellular Plus (now Telus) and Bell Canada.
  • The Walker Group and Toyota create vehicle recondition programs which set the stage for Certified Pre-Owned programs across Canada.
  • The Walker Group introduces Net Direct, a software program that enables online retailers to offer extended warranty to goods sold online.
  • The Walker Group introduces Toyota Touch.
  • WhistleBlower Security is founded.
  • The Walker Group begins managing recall campaigns for some of the largest automotive manufacturers in North America.
  • The Walker Group introduces a whole new line-up of protection products for consumers including Tire & Rim, Dent & Ding, lost Key FOB, Windshield protection.
  • The Walker Group launches Mazda Spa 360, a retail detailing program offered through Mazda service departments.
  • The Walker Group partners with Honda to create a full line-up of protection plans under the Honda Plus banner.
  • The Walker Group launches a new division called Walker Labs to develop disruptive insurance and protection solutions for North American consumers.

Work with us.

If you’re looking for a career that inspires you to grow professionally and personally, we want to hear from you. It’s an exciting time to be here.

Our culture.

From day one, we built our business around our family values. We put people first, whether it’s our clients, partners or our team members.

Perks & Benefits.

Competitive salaries
Health benefits
Flexible hours
Snacks and coffee
Pet friendly offices
Onsite gym
Rooftop garden

Openings.

If you’re looking for a career that inspires you to grow professionally and personally, we want to hear from you. It’s an exciting time to be here.

If you’d like to work with us, send an email to hr@thewalkergroup.ca.