Author Archives: Tiana Mah

BC’s Accountants Unite under Chartered Professional Accountant Designation

Vancouver, BC May 9, 2013 – The Chairs and CEOs of the Certified Management Accountants Society of BC (CMA BC) and the Certified General Accountants Association of BC (CGA-BC), and the President and CEO of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC (ICABC) have signed an agreement to pursue a merger. The three self-regulated accounting professions are working to unite [...]

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Nominate a CMA for Fellowship or Life Membership

Nominate a CMA for Fellowship (FCMA) or Life Membership. 2013 nominations close March 31, 2013.

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Whose line is it anyway? How Improv theatre can foster innovation & focus your organization’s service delivery

Leyland Pitt, Professor of Marketing at the Beedie School of Business at SFU shared how using techniques from Improv theatre can deliver better service and innovation at the same time in his Feb 26, 2013 presentation at the CMA Innovation Centre.

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BC Merger Update: CGA-BC re-enters unification discussions

CGA-BC re-enters unification discussions with CMA BC and ICABC

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CMA BC responds to BC Budget 2013-14

Certified Management Accountants of BC commend government’s commitment to balancing the budget. CMA BC responds to the BC Budget 2013-14.

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Happy Holidays from CMA

All the best in 2012 from the CMA Society. Supporting our communities and those less fortunate. In lieu of sending out cards this year CMA British Columbia is donating to the Union Gospel Mission. Give your support today, visit www.ugm.ca. Office closure notice: The CMA office will be closed as of noon on Friday, December 23, 2011 and will be [...]

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Consultation report released on uniting the Canadian accounting profession

Since May, Canada’s Chartered Accountants and Canada’s Certified Management Accountants have been listening to and gathering perspectives from members, candidates and registered students about the merits and feasibility of uniting our national and provincial organizations. We have also engaged business and government leaders, the academic community and other stakeholders. The national consultation period closed on Sept 16, 2011. CA and [...]

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Nov 2011 CMA e-news

CMA e-news – CMAs’ source for Society News, Events and CPLD. Read the Nov 2011 issue online. In this issue: 2011 convocation, update on the merger discussions, winter 2012 CMA Program deadlines, Fall 2011 issue of Update magazine, volunteer opportunities, CPLD events, and much more. CMA e-news is CMA British Columbia’s monthly e-newsletter. Not receiving CMA e-news? Update your member profile [...]

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2011 Convocation – BC’s newest CMAs

Congratulations to BC’s newest CMAs – the graduating class of 2011! More photos will be posted to the Society’s Flickr account and Facebook group – we’re waiting for the official photos from our photographer.  In the meantime, do you have photos or video from convocation that you’d like to share? Email them today to tiana@cmabc.com or share them on our [...]

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Fall 2011 Update magazine

The fall 2011 issue of Update magazine has been mailed to all BC members Oct 27-Nov 3. If you missed your copy, read the online version here. In this issue we look at how you can protect your succession plans with the new BC Wills, Estates and Succession Act, tips for succession management in professional service firms, the subtle signs [...]

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