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SEATTLE, WA – Collins Barrow Toronto partner, Grand Lui, will advise US-based companies on how to attract Canadian growth capital, at a Seattle TSX Ignite event on Thursday, September 24.
Like many in the rapidly evolving financial service industry, my firm has faced a key challenge in the past few years: keeping talent. Why? Not only is there growing competition for talent in our “human economy”, but young professionals are increasingly driven to establish themselves as specialists in their field.
Elora, ON – Collins Barrow firms across Canada are proud to once again collect food donations, as well as make cash contributions, in support of Farm Credit Canada’s annual Drive Away Hunger campaign. Running until October 23, one hundred per cent of the contributions directly benefit Canada’s food banks.
Vaughan, ON – Buying and selling automotive dealerships can be complex financial transactions, and Collins Barrow Vaughan has found their services in high demand with automotive dealers. Peter Heasty, president of CBV Automotive Dealership Acquisitions Inc., leads the firm’s specialty practice.
CALGARY, AB – On Tuesday, September 22, Collins Barrow Toronto partner, Ben Gibbons will speak at a special TSX panel in Calgary, discussing how private companies can best prepare or raise capital, from both investor and dealer perspectives.
Montreal, QC – The “Collins Barrow Montreal Live it, Love it” team is taking on cancer at the Pharmaprix Weekend to End Women’s Cancers on September 12. The team of nine members will complete a two-day, 60 kilometre walk through Montreal’s neighbourhood’s raising funds for the Segal Cancer Centre at Jewish General Hospital.
Toronto, ON – Collins Barrow Toronto is pleased to welcome Craig Cross, CPA, CA to their Professional Standards group as Partner. Craig has over 15 years of experience in public markets and financial reporting consulting in Canada, the UK and New Zealand. A specialist in IFRS reporting, Craig is actively engaged in IFRS and policy development through his involvement in industry forums and roundtables.
A few years ago a man we’ll call “Adam” was working on a complex technical solution for a Fortune 500 company. He hit a wall and needed peer support to resolve the issue. So he posted his question on a public tech forum and within 24 hours had the answer to his problem.
Two days later Adam was fired from his job.
If you’re a doctor, there’s no better way to reduce your tax burden than to form a professional corporation. When doctors come to see me for tax advice, I almost always begin by walking them through these four benefits of incorporation.
What business mindset shapes your leadership values? For many years we’ve embraced the idea that knowledge, combined with technology, is the value capital that drives business growth (the knowledge economy). In turn, many leadership strategies seek to foster and capitalize upon knowledge within the workplace.