Kelowna, B.C. — February 4, 2020 — The Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) has recognized Crowe MacKay’s, Mark Dickie, FCPA, FCA with a fellowship, the highest distinction that is bestowed upon a CPA within the accounting profession. Nominated and selected by a committee of their peers, CPABC’s Fellows are leaders, innovators, and mentors known for their dedication and commitment to their communities and to the CPA profession.
Mark Dickie has been a trusted leader at Crowe MacKay LLP since 2003. Serving as a Partner, and now as a professional standards leader, he is respected as an expert on professional standards and complex accounting and audit issues. With nearly 45 years of experience, Mark provides guidance to Crowe MacKay’s nine offices across Northern and Western Canada in ensuring the firm’s professional and technical standards for accounting and assurance services are maintained at the highest level, including staying on top of current developments in standards; assisting in developing policies and procedures; and providing training in, and assistance with, implementation of new standards. In addition, Mark also follows up with each of our offices to evaluate the extent of compliance with those standards.
Mark’s passion for volunteerism began in the 1970’s. During this time, he served as a director with the Northern BC Healthcare Foundation, where he contributed to a team that raised $1.5 million for a hospice society. Dickie also volunteered within his profession for over 40 years, including serving on CPABC’s Investigations Committee.
“It’s been a pleasure working with Mark Dickie, FCPA at Crowe MacKay LLP,” says Bruce Picton, Crowe MacKay CEO. “Mark’s passion for the CPA Profession is inspiring and his contribution to CPABC is important. He is generous in sharing his wisdom and experience with Crowe MacKay teammates and a kind colleague.”
Mark will be recognized for his Fellowship on Friday, May 22, 2020 in Vancouver.
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About CPA British Columbia
The Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) is the training, governing, and regulatory body for over 37,000 CPA members and 5,000 CPA candidates. CPABC carries out its primary mission to protect the public by enforcing the highest professional and ethical standards and contributing to the advancement of public policy.
About Crowe MacKay LLP
Serving Northern and Western Canada for over 50 years, Crowe MacKay LLP is one of the leading accounting and advisory firms in the country. With a team of 400 across eight offices, we are a vibrant team of trusted advisors. We believe strong relationships are the cornerstone to success and strive to create innovative solutions for our clients in both private and public sectors. We have a passion for quality in the services we deliver to our community and clients from a wide range of industries. A firm focused on people first, Crowe MacKay’s corporate culture is built on maximizing potential for clients and staff. Our belief is that we are truly our best when we invest in our people and communities. Committed to showing we care about the people we serve through our work and actions, we strive to make a difference in the regions we serve.
About Crowe Global
Ranked the eighth largest accounting network in the world, Crowe Global has over 200 independent accounting and advisory firms in 130 countries. For over 100 years, Crowe has made smart decisions for multinational clients working across borders. Our leaders work with governments, regulatory bodies, and industry groups to shape the future of the profession worldwide. Their exceptional knowledge of business, local laws, and customs provide lasting value to clients undertaking international projects. At Crowe, the professionals all share one commitment, to deliver excellence.