Interview with Michael Yang, CMA

By Khuong Vu, CMA BC campus representative for Kwantlen Polytechnic University Recently I had the privilege of interviewing a colleague of mine, Michael Yang, CMA, Senior Financial Analyst of Heli-One, a subsidiary of CHC Helicopters.  Michael’s accounting background and expertise in  Excel modeling were two reasons why I wanted to find out more about his career path, as I pursue [...]

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CMA Student Profile – Lindsay Arnocky

Curious about what motivates someone to become a Certified Management Accountant, or how they balance work and school? We spoke to a few current students to find out. Tell us a bit about your current job? I am currently part of the finance team at BC Pavilion Corporation. We are a Crown Corporation of the Province of British Columbia, which [...]

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CMA Student Profile – Ruben Ortiz

Curious about what motivates someone to become a Certified Management Accountant, or how they balance work and school? We spoke to a few current students to find out. Tell us a bit about your current job? I am a Commercial Credit Officer on the Commercial Credit team at BMO Bank of Montreal. The main mandate of my position is to [...]

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CMA Student Profile – Ann Wicks

Curious about what motivates someone to become a Certified Management Accountant, or how they balance work and school? We spoke to a few current students to find out. Tell us a bit about your current job? I currently work for the Financial Institutions Commission. Our company safeguards confidence and stability in BC’s financial sector by protecting consumers from undue loss [...]

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CMA Student Profile – Vick Bains

Curious about what motivates someone to become a Certified Management Accountant, or how they balance work and school? We spoke to a few current students to find out. Tell us a bit about your current job? I work for the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) in their Security & Disbursement Department (S&D). BDC provides term loans and consulting services [...]

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CMA Student Profile – Nolan Quan

Curious about what motivates someone to become a Certified Management Accountant, or how they balance work and school? We spoke to a few current students to find out. Tell us a bit about your current job? I carry out the payable transactions involving our various locations and new store builds. My responsibilities also include gift card reconciliations and managing working [...]

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Meet your 2012-2013 CMA Campus Reps

If you’re looking for more information about the CMA designation, look no further than your own campus. Find your campus ambassador below and contact them with any questions you may have about the CMA designation or information regarding our upcoming post-secondary events. Araz Mehrabani Capilano University On campus, you’re most likely to find me in the library –  3rd floor Cedar [...]

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CMA Campus Membership

CMA British Columbia’s Campus Membership is a program for university or college students that offers special opportunities to explore the CMA profession and build your resume.

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CMAs Mentoring for Success

To mark the wrap-up and celebrate another successful year of its Mentor Program, CMA BC hosted its second annual Mentor Mixer on Wednesday, June 27 at the Salt Tasting Room in Gastown.

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Becoming a CMA – FAQs #2: Can I work abroad with a CMA?

While the CMA designation is a Canadian designation, CMAs are certainly not limited to working only in Canada. In fact, the value of the designation is recognized globally and there are currently CMA members living and applying their skills and knowledge in more than 90 countries worldwide.

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