Author: David Chiang

Practitioners’ Forum Meetings

January 2020 (date to be announced) – Kelowna March 2020 (date to be announced)  –  Vernon The Practitioners’ Forums meet in Kelowna and Vernon on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management and emerging issues such as standards and available

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Recap: Local Okanagan College Students Receive CPABC Chapter Scholarships

Okanagan College Foundation hosted their annual Kelowna Campus Awards Reception on November 21, 2019 in the Atrium at the Centre for Learning. CPAEF Governor Maxine DeHart, who is also a Kelowna City Councillor, was in attendance to represent the CPA

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Local Okanagan College Students Receive Chapter Scholarships

Okanagan College has announced that the 2019 CPAEF scholarships have been awarded to the following students: CPABC Okanagan Chapter Scholarships – Erum Ahmad, Kierra Bootsma; and CPA Education Foundation Endowment Award – Madison Deutscher, Shane Matheson, Zackery Plaxton. These students

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Recap: Kelowna 2019 MET Dinner

On October 17, 2019, the CPABC Okanagan Chapter hosted the annual Member Engagement Tour (MET) event at the Manteo Hotel and Resort located on Kelowna’s beautiful lakefront. Approximately 60 CPAs were in attendance to learn about the latest labour market

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Recap: 2019 MET in Vernon

CPAs gathered in Vernon for the biennial Member Engagement Tour event hosted by the CPABC Okanagan Chapter to learn about the latest labour market research for accountants, connect with the local CPA network, and celebrate member milestones. Approximately 40 CPAs

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Supporting Okanagan College

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) has continued its long standing support for Okanagan College accounting students with its $2,500 annual matching of the CPAEF / Crowe MacKay LLP awards.  These awards are intended for students demonstrating academic excellence who have

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Community Event: Lake2Lake for Rwanda

On September 14-15, 2019, 80 riders will be participating in a 2-day major cycling event called The Lake2Lake for Rwanda Ride. The Ride aims to raise $85,000 to benefit the Wellspring Foundation for Education in Rwanda. Proceeds will be used

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Practitioner Forums – Okanagan

September 10, 2019 – Kelowna September 13, 2019  –  Vernon The Practitioners’ Forums meet in Kelowna and Vernon on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management and emerging issues such as standards and available practitioner resources. These forums bring together

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Get Involved – Join the Chapter or Member Forums

Members are invited to get involved with their local chapter or member forums. If you would like to volunteer with the chapter contact Kyla Stewart CPA, CPABC Okanagan Chapter chair.  The chapter hosts several events a year including social networking,

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Recap: Member Showcase in Kelowna

On July 3, 2019 CPABC, in collaboration with the CPABC Okanagan Chapter, hosted the inaugural Member Showcase event in Kelowna BC  at the Manteo Resort located on the scenic shores of Lake Okanagan. Member Showcase is a new initiative launched

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