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Establishing a Board as a Mechanism for Succession Planning — Metro Vancouver

November 30, 2023 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm PST

→ A Family Enterprise Learning Series event

Join WATSON’s Barb Schimnowsky for an engaging session where we will discuss the fundamentals of establishing a board for your family enterprise and explore how this process, from planning to execution, can support your family’s succession planning journey. Beverages and light snacks will be provided!

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WATSON Advisors
2415 Columbia Street, Suite 200
Vancouver, BC



Building Access: To gain access to the building, please use the buzzer at the front entrance and make your way up the stairs or elevator to the 2nd floor.

Parking: Parking is available outside the office, along Columbia Street and West 8th Avenue.

Public Transport: The nearest train station is Broadway - City Hall on the Canada Line. Exit the station and turn right. Walk three blocks and turn north (left) on Columbia St. The WATSON Advisors office, 2415 Columbia St, is on the west (left) side of the street with the WATSON signage.

Reception: If you have any questions or issues finding the place, please reach out to Reception, at 604-569-2071.


Barb Schimnowsky headshot

Barb Schimnowsky, CMC, FEA
Partner, WATSON Advisors

Barb is a Partner and a leader of WATSON’s Board Director and Executive Search practice, bringing over 25 years experience in executive search and the human resources field. As a Certified Management Consultant and Family Enterprise Advisor, she has earned an industry-wide reputation for identifying and recruiting senior executives. Barb delivers a personal service to every Director, Chair and executive search and has an uncanny ability to place the perfect match with clients. Having spent an enriching 20-year stint with KPMG where she provided executive search and human resource consulting services, Barb has refined the rare balance between the art and science of search. Over the course of her career, Barb has successfully completed countless recruitment assignments, placing talented candidates in a variety of senior management and executive positions across sectors and functions. Her focus on truly understanding each client’s unique needs and their business, leads many clients to simply see Barb as part of their team.

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November 30, 2023
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm PST
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