In the past two years, the number of craft brewers in Alberta has more than doubled – from 19 to 40. For Richard Iwaniuk FCPA, FCA, his entrepreneurial spirit has allowed him to pour his heart and soul into the exploding craft brewery industry. Richard, who is the Vice President, Finance and Business Operations for Blind Enthusiasm Brewery Compan..
Sometimes achieving personal success takes a leap of faith. Couple that with personal interests, a business insight and technical experience and you’ve created the opportunity for a perfect blend towards success. For Charlie Bredo CPA, CA, he’s taken his business experience and knowledge he’s gained over the years and combined it with his lov..
CPA Alberta offers a number of programs to pair Alberta CPAs, candidates, and prospective CPAs with more seasoned members of the profession. The deadline to apply as a mentee or mentor for the 2017/18 Mentorship Program is September 22. The CPA Alberta Mentorship Program gives mentor/mentees a chance to develop a mentoring relationship that can lea..
Fall is here, which means falling leaves, chilly weather, and new CPA Alberta PD seminars!..
CPA Alberta is pleased to honour the 40-, 50-, and 60-year milestones of our long-term members. You are invited to come celebrate exceptional long-serving Alberta CPAs and help toast their achievements and contributions to the profession at our annual member recognition event. Tickets are $75 each + GST. Calgary September 21 Fairmont Palliser | Al..
The Student Action Volunteer Initiative (SAVI) provides local not-for-profits (NFPs) with volunteer support from 3rd or 4th year Bachelor of Commerce accounting or technology students at the Haskayne School of Business. SAVI volunteers will support an NFP by assisting with routine tasks or special projects. Accounting assignments may include mak..
Becoming a mentor in the CPA Alberta Mentorship program was a clear decision for Justin Wong CPA, CA. “I wanted to give back to the profession that has given so much to me and the opportunities in my own career,” says Justin. “I wanted to help others succeed and achieve their own personal and professional goals.” While Justin’s goals were..
By, Kristi Hedges Forbes / Leadership It’s vacation season and many of us are counting the days to some much needed time off. Or sort of, anyway. Vacation isn’t what it used to be as we’re rarely unconnected. Some of us don’t take proper vacations at all but opt for short getaways. We fear that too much vacation (the 2-3 week kind) will..
Throughout the month of September, CPA Alberta CEO Rachel Miller FCPA, FCA will be speaking at a series of town halls across Alberta. Rachel will provide updates about CPA Alberta and the accounting profession, as well as a look ahead at the coming years with an overview of CPA Alberta’s new five-year strategic plan. Attendees will also have the ..
Calgary Chapter of CPAs Marquee Banquet and Charity Event, Supporting STARS Air Ambulance with guest speaker Will Gadd Thursday, September 21 5:30 to 8:30PM Calgary Winter Club, 4611-14 Street NW (free parking) A Mountain of Risk – Tools to manage fear, swing the odds in your favor, take good risks, and stay safe in everyday life. Will Gadd..