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December 19, 2018

100 Socks – Welch LLP Gives Back This Holiday Season

It began over dinner, with a conversation about privilege. Stephanie Burch, daughter of Welch LLP Managing Partner Micheal Burch, had been asked what local issue she would focus on if she was given $100,000. Her immediate response was to support local homeless. Stephanie explained how she is amazed that in such a wealthy city, and… Read more »

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December 6, 2018

Congratulations to our successful CFE writers!

At Welch LLP we are proud to help support our staff in completing their Chartered Professional Accountant designation (CPA). On behalf of the firm we are pleased to announce that the following individuals have successfully completed their CFE:

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November 30, 2018

Garth Steele Becomes a Fellow, The Highest Honour That Can Be Bestowed On a CPA

Welch LLP Partner, Garth Steele has been awarded his fellowship by the Council of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario), earning him an FCPA designation CPAs are known for high ethical standards, strategic insights and their capacity to identify solutions to complex issues in today’s business world. Each year, CPA Ontario seeks to… Read more »

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November 23, 2018

Welch LLP Cornwall raises $12,000 in support of Cystic Fibrosis Canada

On Saturday November the 17th the Welch LLP Cornwall office hosted a Charity Casino Night in Celebration of Welch LLP’s 100th Anniversary with proceeds raised going to Cystic Fibrosis Canada. The event, held at the Nav Centre, was attended by 150 clients and business partners of the Welch LLP Cornwall office. Guests were welcomed by… Read more »

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November 26, 2018November 26, 2018

Hiring Top Global Talent: The Opportunity for Canada’s Tech Sector

The time is now! US Immigration policies have tightened, and as a result, a significant number of the highly skilled foreign workers in the US under the H-1B visa program are having trouble getting their visas renewed. In addition, the new candidates who normally apply and are accepted into the US each year are now… Read more »

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November 13, 2018

Ryan Dostie Featured Panelist on Real Estate Industry Expert Panel

On Friday, October 26th, Welch LLP was proud to have Partner, Ryan Dostie, featured on a panel speaking on “Real Estate- Whether to Lease or Purchase & Best Structure to Hold Commercial Real Estate”. He was accompanied by Benoit Paquet from RBC, and Daniel Niedra from CRBE. Ryan presented on how to prepare for financing… Read more »

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November 1, 2018

Welch LLP featured in Capital Magazine’s Latest Issue

This October, Welch LLP was featured in Capital Magazine’s latest issue on the accelerated growth of Ottawa entrepreneurs and businesses. The feature highlights how Welch’s ongoing entrepreneurial spirit has contributed to the firm’s success for over 100 years. Check out page 38 of the issue for the full article. “As Welch looks back on a… Read more »

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October 23, 2018

Welch LLP Celebrates 100 Years at Marché Restaurant

On Thursday, October 18, the staff of Welch LLP’s Toronto office hosted an intimate evening to celebrate 100 years in business. The celebration was held at Marché Restaurant in Brookfield Place and included drinks, entertainment, networking and speeches by the firm’s Managing Partners Micheal Burch and Partner Kathy Steffan. Alex Pangman & her Alleycats performed… Read more »

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October 11, 2018

Welch LLP Serves 100 Meals to Celebrate 100 Years in Business

In celebration of Welch’s 100th year anniversary, we decided to give back to our community in a few special ways that go above and beyond our annual initiatives. This month, we decided to give back by volunteering at the Ottawa Mission. The Ottawa Mission has been helping the homeless in Ottawa since 1906, making the… Read more »

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October 9, 2018

Welch LLP Co-Hosts Executive Perspective with Stratford Managers

On Tuesday, October 2nd, Welch LLP partnered with Stratford Managers to co-host an invite-only special event called “Executive Perspective, Panel Series – How to create a culture of innovation to drive business success” for 100 business executives from Toronto’s leading companies. The evening was introduced by Welch LLP Partner Kathy Steffan, moderated by Josh O’Kane… Read more »

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September 28, 2018

Welch LLP Supports Mental Health Fundraiser

On Monday, September 17th, Sean Cullum from Welch LLP, along with Zach Coakeley from Cresa, John Bethune from BFL Canada and Andrew Emmans from Custom Home Interiors participated in the First Annual Inspirational Golf Classic in support of mental health at Rideau View Golf Club. The tournament raised an outstanding total of $86,000 in support… Read more »

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September 17, 2018

Welch LLP Celebrates 100 Years with Jim Cuddy at the National Gallery of Canada

On Wednesday September 12 the Welch LLP Ottawa office hosted a festive evening to celebrate the company’s 100 year anniversary. The event, held at the National Gallery of Canada, was attended by more than seven-hundred guests comprised of past and present staff and their families, clients and notable community members. We were honoured to be… Read more »

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October 16, 2018October 16, 2018

Cannabis in the Workplace 101: What You Need to Know as an Employer

Effective October 17th 2018, the Canadian government will legalize the use of cannabis. This will no doubt disrupt every workplace in the country so how should employers prepare for this legislative change? Watch Now

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September 13, 2018

Welch LLP Attends Presidents Breakfast in Support of The Ottawa Hospital

Welch LLP helps play a part in raising $770,000+ at Presidents Breakfast in Support of The Ottawa Hospital. On September 13th, Welch LLP staff members including Jim McConnery and Scott Murdoch along with 550+ other guests attended the President’s Breakfast in support of The Ottawa Hospital. The event included breakfast over networking and discussion of… Read more »

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September 26, 2018September 26, 2018

Tax on Split Income: How Do the New Rules Impact You?

On September 26th at 2pm, Welch LLP Partners Jim McConnery and Don Scott alongside Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall’s Gregory Sanders hosted a discussion about how the new Tax on Split Income (TOSI) rules can affect you and your business. Watch Now

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August 27, 2018

Welch LLP Meets with Bahamian Government

Bruce Reganold and Bryan Haralovich from Welch LLP participated in a dynamic discussion on tech in the Bahamas with the Bahamas High Commission, GIV Bahamas, Kanata North BIA, Willis College and other leaders in the technology industry. The discussions included the possibility of putting together a tech park in Exuma. The objective being to educate… Read more »

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November 16, 2018November 16, 2018

The Grand Casino in Support of the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation

On November 16th, 2018 Welch LLP & The Welch Legacy Foundation present the 3rd annual Grand Casino in support of the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation, from 7-11PM at the Shaw Centre in the panoramic Trillium Ballroom. With each ticket purchased, you will receive $500 in “Welch Dollars” to use at various gambling tables and put… Read more »

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August 24, 2018

WelchGroup Consulting Announces the Recapitalization and Sale of GAL Power Systems Ltd. to Florida-based Private Equity Firm, Trivest Partners.

WelchGroup Consulting (“WelchGroup”), a subsidiary of Welch LLP, is pleased to announce that it acted as the exclusive M&A Advisor to GAL Power Systems (“GAL Power”), an Ottawa-based leader in providing critical power and temperature control solutions in North America, on its sale to Florida-based Private Equity firm, Trivest Partners (“Trivest”). GAL Power, led by… Read more »