Who is

Jim Brown?

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Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.

A passion for life long learning had drawn Jim into to world of accounting. Jim has been working in Public Accounting and Industry Accounting for several years. Jim has serviced a very wide range of clients ,and takes pride in ensuring all of his client needs are met and exceeded.


Jim enjoys working at Pinnacle’s collaborative, open, and knowledgeable team based workplace which always provides the most professional, and best service for all clients.


Developing long term business relationships with his clients, and providing the best tax planning possible is always the goal!


In Jim’s spare time , he enjoys spending time with family, hiking, and cycling.  His favorite hiking (and camping) trips have been in the Utah State parks, Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, and Yosemite.


Jim also loves music and history; and will always try to plan an vacation around a hiking or cycling adventure. An active vacation would also likely  include a concert, museum or a tour of a historical landmark.

Rarely and occasionally,  he has also enjoyed exploring historical ship wrecks while scuba diving.  

Areas of Expertise 

corporate financial advisory

tax planning

Corporate tax

Personal tax

Team developement

cra audit representative


  • Registered Public Business Accountant (PBA)
    2014 - Public Business Accountant's Society of Alberta

Passions and Hobbies

Designations & Education 

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    2010 - Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh Business School    

  • Chartered Professional Accountants Association of Alberta (CPA)
    2015 - 2020 CPA Professional Education Program

  • Public Business Accountant’s Society of Alberta (PBA) 2014

  • Certified General Accountants Association of Alberta
    2013 - 2015 CGA Program of Professional Studies

  • 2019 - QuickBooks Level 1 and 2

  • 2019 - H&R Block Federal Income Tax

  • 1990 - 1993 - Industrial Engineering Technology


Get in Touch with Jim

#12, 2333 18th Ave NE, Calgary, AB 


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