WORKING CLOSELY WITH YOU TO ENSURE YOUR SUCCESS
The staff and management team of Business By Numbers works hard to maintain a strong and close client relationship.
Their cumulative years of experience and diverse skills offer a strong resource pool for their clients to draw from along with finding the best business solution to help their clients see their business more clearly.
Kim Deep, CEO
Kim Deep is a successful entrepreneur, and Financial Empowerment Advocate. She has over 30 years experience in the accounting industry and has also been involved in professional and personal workshop development and delivery since 2005. She founded Business By Numbers Ltd in December 2007 from her passion to help business owners and individuals learn about money and how it can work for them, and get what they want in life. Through developing a financial system which can be applied to all industries, Kim has grown her accounting services business into a global operation and today her awesome team members serve clients through offices in Edmonton, AB, Germany and Mexico.
As a resident Edmontonian, Kim attended the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) and completed a two year business administration program and then continued on to become a Certified Management Accountant. She worked with the school board for several years before wanting to move more into public service and share her passion with others.
Brendan Shanks, Project Accountant
Brendan was born and raised in Edmonton. He joined Business By Numbers back in April 2010, while he was working towards his bachelor’s degree. In 2012, he completed his Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Alberta, majoring in International Business. Brendan is currently living in Munich, Germany, pursuing his Masters of Science in Economics. Along with his studies, he works remotely with Business by Numbers on a variety of projects for clients, ranging from reporting to payroll and everything in between!
Brent Melnyk, Jr Staff Accountant
Born in Edmonton, Brent Melnyk attended Grant MacEwan University. After completing his first year in the Arts Program, Brent came on board working with the Business By Numbers team in June 2011. He was quickly converted into a striving accountant! Brent made the decision to switch into the Bachelor of Commerce program, majoring in Accounting, and never looked back! In 2015, Brent graduated from Grant MacEwan University with a degree in Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting. He is now pursuing his CPA designation.
Carmen Gilligan, Staff Accountant
Liviu Lehaci, Senior Consultant, Technical Support
Liviu was born and raised in Romania, immigrating to Canada in 2005. He is very accomplished both educationally and in practical experience. In Romania he studied and worked for many years as a computer programmer, business adviser, and accounting practitioner for various types of businesses.
He continued even further in Canada, being trained at NAIT and also by Kim Deep, president of Business by Numbers, who had a major contribution to his practical experience. He received his CGA designation in 2009. His drive and passion for financial knowledge has also led him to pursue certifications with the Canadian Securities Institute including Derivatives Market Specialist in 2010. Liviu has been successfully serving our clients since July 2013 in the areas of budgeting, personal and corporate tax planning, reporting and filing. He is also working on designing/improving information systems within business entities.
Shelby Deep, Jr Staff Accountant & Admin/Marketing Assistant
Shelby was born and raised in Edmonton and is passionate about photography. She is currently working at Business By Numbers full-time as an Office Admin Assistant and also a Jr. Staff Accountant. She joined the Business By Numbers team in November 2008 and enjoys working with & organizing clients’ files.
Pat is the guy you will hopefully never see… if all the technology stuff is working OK! Coming to Alberta from Toronto, Pat is a wonderful husband and devoted father of three amazing children. He has over 30+ years experience in Information Technology and has been an integral part of the Business By Numbers team since 2012. When Pat isn’t working to keep all the tech stuff running smoothly at BBN, he can be seen hitting the gym, going for a walk or investigating all new technical tools and strategies.
Shilo was born and raised in Calgary, AB. She transitioned from teaching into organizational and project mgmt in the oil and gas industry in 2004. In 2011, she moved to Mazatlan, Mexico with her family. Shilo joined the Business By Numbers team in 2014, working remotely, and enjoys recruiting, team building, content development, process documentation and more.