Jean-Guy’s ability to connect with his audience makes each delivery engaging as well as informative. Growing the practice from a one-person operation in his basement in 1987 to over 60 staff in seven locations across Manitoba today, he has devoted a tremendous amount of time and energy researching the secrets of operating a better practice. Jean-Guy is passionate about sharing the knowledge and strategies that have been tested in his own practice.
Jean-Guy’s ability to connect with his audience allows each delivery to be engaging. He continues to be involved in the practice he started in 1987 to ensure he remains current with the daily management of the firm. This allows him to develop content that has been tested within his own practice.
Jean-Guy has presented for the following organizations:
- CPA Manitoba
- CPA Ontario
- CPA NovaScotia
- AC Group
- Canadian Bookkeepers Association
- Association Success
- Manitoba Chamber of Commerce
- Chambre de Commerce de St Boniface
- World Trade Centre
- Thomson Reuters
Check out Jean-Guy Talbot FCPA, FCGA, YouTube channel dedicated to building a community around public practice management. Join the tribe as every 2 weeks he shares actionable knowledge and advice to run a healthier and more profitable accounting or bookkeeping firm.
Howard Wirch, FCPA, FCGA
Managing Partner, Accent Chartered Professional Accountants
An entrepreneur at heart, Howard is the Managing Partner at Accent Chartered Professional Accountants Inc.. His forward focus started with opening a new location of his family’s sporting goods store in Dauphin, Manitoba, before he approached his accountant for a position at Allard & Yakubchak, starting his career in public practice. He obtained his CGA in 2002 and his FCPA in 2017.
His keen interest in community has lead him to serve on the CGA Manitoba and CPA Manitoba Board, participating in National and Provincial committees and instructing seminars for the profession and delivering presentations for the CPA Financial Literacy Program, as well as being a part of his local Dauphin Rotary Club for over 15 years.
With a firm belief in staying active, he enjoys cycling, swimming, and running. After completing the Ironman Canada triathlon in 2008, he went on to participate in various triathlon, half-marathons and marathons. Residing near Riding Mountain National Park with his wife Manda, he maintains an active lifestyle.
Mysterious Guest Speaker
Wait for it…
Rémy believes good marketing should be smart, beautiful, and leave the intended audience in a good mood after viewing it. A 20/20 marketing visionary, he oversees and brings to life all of RPM’s branding and marketing and fosters the growing RPM YouTube channel.
Seamlessly able to meld extensive experience with an artistic eye, he catapults client’s marketing campaigns to new heights.
It takes a team to build an organization and with over seventeen years of experience as an association management professional in the accounting profession, Kristine Tubiera has a wealth of knowledge and experience in guiding practitioners.
She has worked closely with small to mid-sized public accounting firms to understand their needs, created programs and services to support their practices, and helped practitioners understand their regulatory requirements.
Through her company, LMVA Consulting, Kristine acts as ReveNew Practice Management and Coffee Ring Marketing’s strategic partner, using project management and communication skills to move their initiatives and their client’s goals forward.
Focusing on building relationships, event management, and promotional strategy, she brings her clients to new levels of success.