Member organizations of MAPLE Business Council® have a wealth of knowledge and expertise that represent tremendous value to members seeking to grow their business. Access our members' online resource libraries for insights relevant to cross-border trade and investment.
Audit, Tax and Consulting Issues Facing the Middle Market - RSM
We know from our clients and our Middle Market Leadership Council what keeps middle market executives up at night. Our unique position—working with middle market companies throughout the United States and the world—allows us to bring you ideas and insights that help you rest well knowing your company is prepared for what lies ahead.
In addition to these topics, our professionals are always looking out for your interests and bringing forth perspectives from specific industry insights to broader business ideas and analysis. We stay on top of the issues so you can stay ahead of your challenges and opportunities.
Entrepreneur Learning Center & Toolkit
BDC is the only bank devoted exclusively to Canadian entrepreneurs. It promotes entrepreneurship with a focus on small and medium-sized businesses. With its 123 business centres from coast to coast, BDC provides businesses in all industries with financing and advisory services. Its investment arm, BDC Capital, offers equity, venture capital and flexible growth and transition capital solutions. BDC is also the first financial institution in Canada to receive B Corp certification. Visit the Entrepreneur Learning Centre for valuable resources and tools for entrepreneurs, visit bdc.ca.
Doing Business in Canada and the U.S. - Fasken
When it comes to the United States, Fasken assists U.S. businesses and investors with their Canadian ventures. This includes establishing a new business or expanding an existing business across the border, or acquiring an interest in a local business. Fasken has deep experience in a number of industries, including Mining, Energy, Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Life Sciences, Infrastructure & PPP, among other sectors. Fasken also regularly acts for Canadian companies looking to expand their business into the U.S. or acquire a U.S. business. To assist those clients, Fasken works with a network of law firm and other professional contacts throughout the U.S. Visit the Fasken Knowledge Hub. https://www.fasken.com/en/knowledgehub
International Tax - Simplified
Trowbridge Professional Corporation is a Canadian accounting firm that specializes in international tax services. For over 15 years, they have been providing a wide range of corporate and expatriate tax services to Canadian and foreign-based individuals and corporations in a variety of industries. Their professionals have in-depth tax experience and are dedicated to staying informed on current developments in tax legislation and the potential impact on our clients. From corporate accounting, bookkeeping to offering payroll services, the team at Trowbridge backed by many years of industry experience works closely with global companies expanding into new markets in Canada and assists companies in Canada grow with financial confidence. They offer a complete solution to help you simplify the financial complexities of global business and living abroad while make your international taxes “less taxing”. https://www.trowbridge.ca/articles
Canadian Households - Direct Marketing and E-Commerce
As Canada’s postal service and leading parcel delivery provider, Canada Post provides end-to-end solutions to enable their business customers to find, understand and ultimately deliver to every Canadian address. They have the marketing resources, data and insights which can identify and locate consumers most likely to shop from any industry vertical. Clients can leverage an exclusive e-commerce recipients database to view Canada through an online shopping lens. Who shops the most, where do they live, and what categories they buy? Access key data and marketing insights at these online knowledge centers: canadapost.ca/connectivity | Canadapost.ca/selltocanada
Canadian Trade Center
Purolator International provides extensive content on reaching Canadian markets in their Canada Trade Center. Access white papers, market profiles and import/export insights at http://www.purolatorinternational.com/canada-trade-center
Cross Border Wealth Management
The Knowledge & Education Center of Cardinal Point Wealth Management provides extensive content for families who manage wealth and investments in Canada and the United States. Please visit their Library of Insights at http://cardinalpointwealth.com/new-press-room/
xahive inc. is a Canadian cybersecurity firm that works with clients as their cybersecurity partner providing secure communication software, cybersecurity education, cybersecurity governance consulting, penetration testing and audits. The company is currently active in the United States, Canada, and the UK. Recognized as thought-leaders in the cybersecurity space as well as sought after speakers, xahive offers educational content on their website at https://www.xahive.com/publication
D'Alessio Law Group is a boutique immigration law firm practicing exclusively in the area of US immigration law. They offer a particular level of expertise to clients, particularly expats, who seek to immigrate to the United States to invest and or work. Visit their website for extensive reference information. http://www.dlgimmigration.com
Intellectual Property Management
If you have questions concerning protecting your intellectual property, MAPLE member organization, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, LLP provides reference content through newsletters, presentations, publications and resources in their online News & Resources section of their website at http://knobbe.com/news/news
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, a MAPLE member organization, is an integrated national firm that provides a broad range of legal solutions to their clients. They have more than 700 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal. BLG’s focus on the United States centers on providing advice and counsel on Canadian law to thousands of US businesses that are directly or indirectly active in Canada. Visit their knowledge library to stay current on legal issues and trends. http://blg.com/en/News-And-Publications/Search?k=
Snell & Wilmer LLP
Snell & Wilmer, LLP is a MAPLE member organization offering extensive legal services in more than five dozen practice areas. Stay abreast of key topics of interest to your organization with their Publications. Visit http://www.swlaw.com/publications
New Brunswick Canada
Opportunities NB (New Brunswick) provides information on the benefits of locating a business in Canada's only bilingual province along with testimonials from businesses who have invested in the region to grow their business. Visit http://onbcanada.ca/why-nb/
Riverside County, California
The Economic Development Agency of Riverside County helps businesses explore the opportunities for doing business in the region. Visit their website for more information on the EDA's services at http://www.rivcoeda.org/