2019 Speakers

Over 60 celebrated entrepreneurs and business pioneers offered valuable insights.

Featured speakers

Breakout sessions speakers

Asma Ahmed

Founder & Principal, Soapbox Presentations

Juliet Aurora

CEO, Kninja Knetwork

Martha Banner, CPA

National Manager, Cloud Practice Development, Grant Thornton LLP

Jag Bath

Cloud Partner, CapexCPA.com

Jennifer Bauldic

President, Jetstream Administration Inc.

Erin Bury

Co-founder & CEO, Willful

Sean Bush, MBA

Manager, Strategic Partnerships, Intuit

Lisa Channell

Owner, Bonfire Bookkeeping

Lavesh Chattlani

Strategic Engagement Manager, Intuit

Brian Clare, CPA, CMA, MBA

Partner, Blueprint Accounting, Inc.

Kevin Clark

President & Co-Founder, Lendified

Michael Di Lauro, CPA, CMA

Accountant, Trainer and Writer, Michael Di Lauro

David DiNardo, MBA

President & CEO, Envolta

Gisèle Doucet

Owner & CFO, The Art of Accounting

Sean Duffy, CPA, CMA

Partner, Blueprint Accounting

Ricky Duquette

Vice President, Rickyel solution de gestion

Slavko Eror

Principal Experience Designer, Intuit

Ashleigh Frankel

Co-Founder, The WiseMind Co.

Tania Franolic

Service Delivery Manager, QuickBooks Online – Accountant Division, Intuit Canada

Esther Friedberg Karp, MBA, CPB

President & CEO, EFK CompuBooks Inc.

Jayson Gaignard

Founder and Head Curator, MMT and Host of the Community Made Podcast

Laura Gay, CPA, CA

Partner, Stern Cohen LLP

Damien Greathead

VP - Global Accountants' Programs, Receipt Bank

Jason Hastie

CEO, TenjaGo

Suzanne Haynes

Owner, Bookkeeping Solutions

Clay Hebert

Keynote Speaker, Marketing Strategist, Coach and Storyteller

Ingrid Himmelman

Senior Manager, Deloitte Canada

Darian Kovacs

Founder, Jelly Marketing

Dawne Leaney-Davidson

Vice President, Marabirch Inc.

Atiba Lewis

Solutions Architect, Intuit

Steve Loates

Co-Founder, Kninja Knetwork

Tania Madarasz

Success Partner, LeadingLedgers Inc.

Roberto Martinez, MBA

Founder, CEO Google Trainer and Digital Coach, Braven Agency

Bogdan Masala

Regional Leader – Western Canada, Intuit

Misty Megia

Global Head of ProAdvisor Program and Education Strategy, Intuit

Barclay Moran

Solutions Architect, Intuit

Carrie Mulrooney, CB, CPB

Owner, GnarlyBooks.ca Incorporated

Kellie Parks, CPB

Cloud Accounting Aficionado, Calmwaters Cloud Accounting

Cato Pastoll

CEO & Co-Founder, Lending Loop

Helina Patience, CPA, CMA, B.Ed, BA

CEO, Entreflow Consulting Group

Guy Pearson

CEO & Founder, Interactive Accounting, Practice Ignition

Victoria Peters

COO, Envolta

Mike Potter

CEO, Rewind

Melanie Schroeder CPA, CGA

Chartered Professional Accountant

Varun Sehgal CPA, CA

Partner, Think Accounting

Graham Sharples

Group Product Manager, Intuit Canada

Teresa Slack

CEO, Financly Bookkeeping Solutions

Tiffany Stewart

President, Marabirch Inc.

Janeen Stodulski

Partner, MNP LLP

Marnie Stretch

Owner, Accounting Loft

Dianna Thorne, CPA, CA

President, Targeted Accounting Professional Corporation

Steve Uster, MBA

Co-Founder & CEO, FundThrough

Steven Van Alstine, CPM, CAE

Vice President, Education for the Canadian Payroll Association

Andrew Wall, CPA, CMA

CEO & Founder, CPA4IT

Bob Wang


Susan Watkin

Principal, Watkin Business Advisory & Education

Tom Yawney

Co-Founder & Partner, The Influence Agency

Tanis Young, CFP, CPB

Founder, Maven Bookkeeping Inc.

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