Marianna's career began in hotel and restaurant management, eventually moving into accounting. She spent several years running her own business as a bookkeeper and personal tax preparer. In February 2003, she was employed by Quantum Accounting where she has helped manage the financial operations of many small business clients, as well as not-for-profit groups and self-employed individuals.
She developed the tax department at Quantum, which is now a thriving and integral part of the range of services that Quantum offers. In June 2009, Nigel Jones retired from the company and Marianna took over as president.
Anita has more than 20 years of accounting experience and is highly skilled in Simply Accounting, MS Excel and MS Word. She enjoys cooking and shopping, particularly Christmas shopping.
Akiko is Quantum's office manager. Originally from Sapporo, Japan, she has worked extensively in administration and finance. She has two children, one who is an avid baseball player, and the other an enthusiastic musician! Akiko also volunteers with a Japanese language school.
Jigna joined Quantum in March 2015. She obtained her MBA with an accounting major from Victoria University in Australia and since then has worked in finance positions all over the world. As a Senior Tax Consultant she manages over 600 tax returns per year. Jigna has a great respect for and commitment to her clients.
Nabi joined Quantum in June 2014, having moved to the Lower Mainland from Kabul, Afghanistan. He has worked in finance and administration for several different companies, and is pleased to be a member of the Quantum team. Nabi is an avid reader, and always like to be studying!
Socorro joined Quantum in January 2012. She comes to us with a Bachelor of Science and a degree in Commerce with a major in Accounting. Socorro and her family moved from the Philippines to Vancouver in May 2010. We are happy to have Socorro as one of our team members.
Donna has more than ten years of experience working as an accountant, tax preparer and bookkeeper. She began her accounting career in China and continued to pursue a career in accounting after immigrating to Canada in 1999. She joined Quantum in 2009.
Nigel brings more than 30 years of accounting experience to Quantum. He is a well-respected member of the arts community in the Lower Mainland, having spent many years providing accounting services to the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Ballet British Columbia, the Vancouver Recital Society and a host of other diverse arts organizations. His background also includes extensive experience with the corporate sector, in particular with small and medium sized businesses.