ashley marquis

Chief Financial officer


A little bit about you:
I am a Charted Professional Accountant (CMA) and holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration in Finance (Honours) from Brock University Seasoned financial manager with 10 years experience in accounting in hospitality industry contributing significantly to the financial performance, growth and strategic initiatives.

A little bit about your role at PWB:
Overseeing Annual Budget Planning Strategic planning with executive and board members, financial analysis and forecast projections. I also manage the day to day accounting operations.

What's the best part of your job?
Working with a dynamic group of individuals who bring a wide variety of experience and expertise to the organization. PWB is a loving and supportive community that I find can be lacking in an urban metropolis such as Toronto. It’s great to see the growth and development of both the organization and the individuals who dedicate their time to our mission.

PWB is a loving and supportive community that I find can be lacking in an urban metropolis such as Toronto.

What are you most passionate about?
Travel Photography, Women's rights & equality !

When you are not working, what do you enjoy doing?
Cycling Hiking Scuba Diving Spending time with family & friends The best piece of advice I've ever been given is:

3 things on your Bucket List:
Scuba diving in the red sea Experiencing the midnight sun Swimming with whale sharks What inspires you? Women in leadership positions.

When I was a kid, I wanted to be a:
Chriopractor, my grandpa was the first in our hometown back in the 1940s.

What makes you more than a photographer?
Adventure seeker, you'll rarely find me lounging on a beach, instead I love to get out trekking, cycling, scuba diving, exploring something new. Nature lover, any excuse to be outside and enjoying what the natural environment has to offer. I cycle daily through the harsh Canadian winters and don't mind a hike in the pouring rain. I'm a wife, sister, daughter, aunt and friend, I come from a complex and large family and their constant love and support has given me the confidence to achieve anything I set out to do. Mentor, I thoroughly enjoy coaching young professionals to achieve their goals and develop into future leaders.

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