Spence joined Kreston GTA as a partner in 2004. Spence began his accounting career with a midsize accounting firm, where he gained experience in audit and consulting of Canadian and US public companies, a niche he continues to do a significant amount of work in.
Spence has a unique understanding of start-up and growth stage entities that require a solid strategy and roadmap to scale their business. He routinely services entities from start-up, through their growth phase, to merger or sale. Spence advises at every stage of your business, from funding growth, ensuring efficient, paperless accounting systems, designing of an effective corporate structure, maximizing the use of government grants and tax credits, to delivery of financial information required to grow your business.
Spence earned his BComm in 2001 from Ryerson University, his Canadian CPA, CA designation in 2003 and successfully completed the United States of America CPA exam in 2004. In 2013, Spence received his Certificate of Educational Achievement for completing the IFRS Certificate Program issued from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
During his spare time, Spence is an avid golfer and home cook who enjoys keeping up with culinary trends.