On October 17, 2014 over 120 members, students and candidates attended the Member Engagement Tour (MET) breakfast at Vancouver Island University and lunch at the Salmon Pointe Resort to listen to Richard Rees, CPA FCA, CEO of CPABC provide an update on the profession in BC and Canada.
In Nanaimo, the audience of 75 members and students also met with Dan Little CPA, FCA (President of the ICABC Council), Simon Philp CPA, FCMA (Board Chair of CMABC) as well as David Chiang CPA, CA (Vice President of Member Services for CPABC).
Sheena Reagan, CPABC’s Vancouver Island business development officer was also in attendance. If you have any questions related to recruitment or the new CPA certification process then email Sheena for assistance.
The final stop for the Vancouver Island tour was the scenic Salmon Pointe Resort just outside of Campbell River. 45 members and students came out to listen to the presentation.
Thank you to all the chapter organizers who helped plan and host this special inaugural event – in particular Louise Negrave CPA, CGA (Chapter Chair), Brandon Nelson who organized the Nanaimo event, Cindy Jackson who organized the Salmon Pointe event as well as Rama Narsing CPA, CMA for being the master of ceremony at the Salmon Pointe luncheon.