Recap: 2019 MET in Kamloops

2019 MET in Kamloops October 17, 2019. Photo by CPABC.

On October 17, 2019, the CPABC Kamloops Chapter hosted the annual Member Engagement Tour (MET) event at the Coast Kamloops Hotel and Conference Centre.

Over 75 CPAs were in attendance to learn about the latest labour market research for accountants, connect with the other CPA and celebrate member milestones.

Kamloops MET event.  Photo by CPABC.

The MET presentation was delivered by Jan Sampson FCPA, FCA, Executive Vice President, Member & Student Experience, and Ben Sander FCPA, FCA, CPABC Board Chair.  The presenters provided an update on the CPABC and BC government study examining the labour market and changing market expectations and the skills needed to succeed now and in the future.  They also discussed the impact of technology on the accounting profession and the progress being made on the CPA Canada Foresight project.

In addition to the presentation, another highlight of the evening was the recognition of members who were celebrated for attaining important member milestones:

50 Year Member:

  • Craig Cook CPA, CA

25 Year Members:

  • Christina Duquette CPA, CA
  • Nancy Eld CPA, CA
  • Heather Nicholson CPA, CA

10 Year Members:

  • Mike Broadway CPA,CA
  • Kim Christiansen CPA, CA
  • Christine Loney CPA, CA
  • Rod Osborne CPA, CA

Congratulations to these members on their milestone years!

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