Donna McMahon has a wide range of writing experience, including public relations for a community college, freelance journalism, plain language legal writing, grant writing, writing for websites, medical reporting, and publishing popular fiction.
Donna has worked in many different settings, from highly technical industries such as engineering, biotech and the oil industry, to non-profit groups such as the Alzheimer Society of BC and the Vancouver Art Gallery. She particularly enjoys learning about industries that are new to her, and the challenge of explaining complex material clearly and concisely. She volunteers extensively in the community and with nonprofit organizations.
Kathleen is an award-winning researcher and writer with more than 30 years experience in government and corporate communications. A former CBC radio and television journalist Kathleen understands the importance of ensuring that written materials are accurate and relevant to the target audience.
Kathleen has written business plans, proposals, presentation packages and grant applications in areas such as environmental management, infrastructure services, small business development, consumer affairs, law, and education. Her expert knowledge of government and corporations allows her to recognize key phrases and identify the expectations and principles guiding funding decisions. With a proven track record of excellence in securing funding for various businesses, Kathleen knows that successful business plans are aligned with the expectations of funding bodies.
Charles relocated with his family to Canada from the UK in 2005. Charles has a degree in production management and a certified diploma in accounting and finance. He has over 20 years experience in different industry sectors including, defense equipment, capital goods, broadcast equipment, regional newspaper, handheld computing and pest control service industry.
He has a working knowledge of the full business cycle from Sales & Marketing to Delivery, including office administration, finance and HR. Using his extensive skills and expertise to turn a designers dream into an economic financial reality. His practical exposure in budgeting, forecasting, financial and management accounting, coupled with his management background, provide a unique approach to understanding your business and preparing your financial statements.