Born and raised in Niagara Falls, Kevin received his Business Administration - Accounting diploma from Niagara College in 2002. He graduated from Brock University with an Honours Bachelor of Accounting degree in 2006 and successfully completed the Chartered Accountants designation requirements in 2009. Kevin has worked in public accounting since 2006. He currently offers experience in a variety of accounting, assurance, non-profit and tax related services. Kevin is currently enrolled and completed the first year of the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Program. As an active member of his community, Kevin presently serves on the Board of Niagara Falls Public Library and is a member of Niagara Falls Rotary Club, BNI AM Networkers and serves in other not for profit groups as a volunteer. Kevin and his lovely wife Amanda reside in Niagara Falls with their three children.
Born and raised in Niagara Falls, John graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1990. John has worked in the accounting industry since 1991. He currently offers experience on a variety of accounting areas, personal and corporate tax issues and many software accounting packages. As an active member of his community, John is a past President of the Boys and Girls Club of Niagara and served as Treasurer for the Niagara Wasps Rugby Football Club for a number of years. John currently resides in Niagara Falls with his wife Jenny and their two very active kids – Jack and Julia.
MBA, CPA, CA
Rima Hindo holds an MBA from the Kellogg Schulich Executive Program, a Graduate Diploma in Public Accounting from McGill University, a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Concordia University, and studied computer science at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA. She has her professional chartered accountant license since 1985.
Rima has worked around the globe in Montreal, Toronto, the United Kingdom, and the Middle East.
She's held a variety of roles at one of Canada's leading financial institutions, including budgeting and reporting for global markets, overseeing accounting for the first two asset-backed securitization activities in Canada, establishing quality assurance processes for the internal audit department, and serving as a subject matter expert on privacy. She had previously set up the training department for a Big 4 firm in Saudi Arabia.
She was a faculty lecturer and the Accounting, Finance, and Taxation coordinator at McGill University School of Continuing Studies. Previously she had taught Managerial Accounting at two universities in the Middle East, as well as trained internal audit interns at the Middle East's largest tertiary care hospital.
Rima is associated with many philanthropic societies and cultural activities across the globe. She ran a mentoring group for business women in Saudi Arabia, was a board member for the IMA's Riyadh chapter, and is a founding member of Metamode Institute, a think-tank in Toronto. She organized Opera and Jazz concerts along with Art exhibits.
She contributed cases to Accounting by Hongren, 8th Global Edition published by Pearson, PLC, and was also a columnist for an international travel magazine.