Collins Barrow congratulates this year's UFE graduates

Toronto, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - From across Canada, the partners and professionals of Collins Barrow congratulate the CA and CPA candidates who successfully completed this year's Uniform Final Evaluation (UFE) exam. These writers demonstrated high proficiency in navigating business scenarios typical of those faced in their professional careers. Testing competencies in governance, strategy and risk management, finance, taxation, assurance, performance measurement and reporting, and management decision making; the UFE is considered one of the most challenging professional exams in the world.

"There is a bright future ahead for each of our successful writers," says Dan Longlade, National Chair. "Whether they decide to specialize or work in a variety of areas, we enable leading talent to customize a career path built on achievement and passion for accounting."

Congratulations to:

Lisa Barker (Peterborough)

Taryn Barrett (Red Deer)

William Bishop (Chatham)

Maurice Bruneau (Kapuskasing)

Rhys Carloss (Peterborough)

Sherri Castiglione (Canmore)

Hua Wei Chan (Edmonton)

Ed Chow (Calgary)

Abby Chu (Edmonton)

Robert Chung (Vaughan)

Lyndsie Coe (Calgary)

Anthony Colonna (Montreal)

Lauren Czura (Toronto)

Alexandra Davidson (Calgary)

Janel Duggan (Courtice)

Jessica Gaspard (Leamington)

Matthew Gauld (Toronto)

Amber Gratrix (Edmonton)

Rebecca Harrison (Halifax)

Melissa Hirsh-Pearson (Montreal)

Scott Holst (Vancouver)

Kamail Hussain (Ottawa)

Kyle Jeffery (Calgary)

Courtney Jordan (Toronto)

Erin Leckie (Halifax)

Brian Lee (Vaughan)

Geya Liu (Toronto)

Jesse MacDonald (Ottawa)

Andrew MacKinnon (Ottawa)

Michael Mann (Vancouver)

Alexander Mariano (Winnipeg)

Eric Martin (Chatham)

Aaron McBain (Sudbury)

Brett Medeiros (Toronto)

Chuma Metuh (Calgary)

Sidrah Ramzan (Ottawa)

Travis Rasmussen (Red Deer)

Jorge Robinson (Red Deer)

Jeff Rowsell (Ottawa)

Jason Sellakumar (Toronto)

Aaqib Shah (Peterborough)

Tyler Simington (Yorkton)

Joseph Steben (Montreal)

Lisa Taylor (London)

Chelsea Tinnion (Montreal)

Katherine Watt Bickley (Ottawa)

Brendan White (Halifax)

Madeline Woodman (Calgary)

Shuwei Zhao (Vaughan)

Michelle Zwicker (Halifax)

"Collins Barrow is where top talent meets opportunity. Enabling success and making way for the next generation of chartered accountants is just the beginning," adds Dan. "The CB Life truly is what you make it. We are committed to providing a full lifecycle of learning to continually develop and advance our professionals."

SOURCE Collins Barrow National Cooperative Incorporated

For further information: Stephen Chris, National Director of Operations, Collins Barrow National, 519.635.6635, sgchris@collinsbarrow.com; Janice Chan, Media relations, Akcessia - Mayk Ideas, 647.727.3645, janicec@akcessia.com