Brigitte Petersen

More B.C. women taking the lead in AI, robotics

With Vancouver’s burgeoning artificial intelligence (AI) industry beginning to take on a life of its own, more female engineers are finding a place at the technology table. Suzanne Gildert,...

Education 101

Finding the right school for their children can be a challenging assignment for parents relocating their families to Metro Vancouver, but resources are available to help take the headache out of...

Meetup in Metro Vancouver

Forming vital connections, both online and offline, is essential for professionals relocating to Metro Vancouver, and social networking websites like Meetup are helping people to do just that....

Amanda Hobson: Winning ways

For Amanda Hobson, the best part of being a CFO is working with talented people, while also leading and mentoring along the way. The CFO and vice-president of finance and corporate services for the...

Roger Bissoondatt: Managing responsibly

As CFO of the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (BCLDB), Roger Bissoondatt is responsible for the finances of a Crown corporation that contributes about $1 billion annually to the provincial government....

2017 BC CFO Awards winners drawn from high-calibre field

Exemplary CFOs need more than sound technical skills and financial management experience to stand out in today’s market. They need to be outstanding communicators, have well-honed people skills and...

Vancouver's Relocation Guide 2017: West coast living

Known as an outdoor enthusiasts’ mecca, Vancouver attracts people from around the globe wanting to experience an authentic West Coast lifestyle. Consistently ranked as one of the most livable...

2016 BC CEO Awards: Greg Malpass

He may not have reached his goal of learning how to invert on a wakeboard before turning 40, but the CEO of Burnaby-based cloud technology company Traction on Demand plans to keep trying. “I’ve...

William Hallett: Going for gold in work and life

When it comes to financial management, William Hallett is a gold medallist. The triathlete and marathon runner calls himself an “aspiring Olympian,” but his main job is vice-president of finance and...

Jennifer Archibald: Rising from the ashes

Jennifer Archibald, CFO at Cardiome Pharma Corp. (Nasdaq:CRME; TSX:COM), was instrumental in guiding the Vancouver-based specialty pharmaceutical company as it rose from the ashes of an aborted deal...