Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Ontario

Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Ontario

October 04, 2011 08:45 ET

Northwestern Ontario CA Elected District Association President

Brent Maranzan Leads Local Chartered Accountants

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 4, 2011) - Thunder Bay Chartered Accountant Brent Maranzan, CA, has been elected President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario's Northwestern Ontario District CA Association. The District Association is the CA profession's local presence and organizes activities that benefit local Chartered Accountants and the community at large.

In addition to helping to serve, represent and provide fellowship among local CAs, the District Association also helps bring the Institute's many programs to its members, while also organizing important community events, such as tax clinics for people with low incomes.

Brent Maranzan is the Director Surgical Services at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre in Thunder Bay. A CA since 2004, Brent Maranzan has been working in healthcare administration since leaving public practice in 2006 and has recently attained a Masters Degree in Public Health.

"As CAs continue to diversify in their roles, it's critical that they have a strong link to each other, the Institute and the community. This is the increasingly important role of the DA", says Brent. "I'm proud to be the DA President."

"The CA profession is in the forefront of our province's economy, and important to communities of all types and sizes," said Nora Murrant, FCA, FCBV, Executive Vice-President and COO of the Institute. "We believe that strong District Associations help build and strengthen the CA designation and our profession's contribution to Ontario's prosperity."

About the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario:

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario is the qualifying and regulatory body of Ontario's 35,000 Chartered Accountants and 5,000 CA students. Since 1879, the Institute has protected the public interest through the CA profession's internationally recognized standards of qualification and the enforcement of its rules of professional conduct. Chartered Accountants are the professionals Canada's business leaders trust to help make the financial, strategic and leadership decisions that matter. The Institute's website is: www.icao.on.ca and the student website is www.guidetorulingtheworld.ca.

Contact Information

  • The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario
    Perry Jensen
    416-969-4271 or 1-800-387-0735, ext. 271
    pjensen@icao.on.ca