Our Team

Jean-Guy Talbot, FCPA, FCGA

Founder & CEO of RêveNew Practice Management and Talbot & Associates

Jean-Guy believes that happiness is a choice you make every morning. Passionate about sharing his knowledge and experience with others, he has celebrated success and has overcome challenges since founding Talbot & Associates in 1987. Growing the practice from a one-person operation in his basement to over 60 staff in seven locations across Manitoba, he has devoted a tremendous amount of time and energy to research the secrets of operating a better practice.

Mentoring others on the path of success by applying real, practical methods tested by experience lead to him establish RêveNew Practice Management to help practitioners reach new levels of profit they never thought possible.

Evident in his dynamic and entertaining seminars, Jean-Guy is eager to share what he’s learned and provide attendees with the kind of insight that allows them to run a better, less stressful, and more profitable practice.

This year, Jean-Guy Talbot FCPA, FCGA, is launching a YouTube channel dedicated to building a community around public practice management. Join the tribe as each week he shares actionable knowledge and advice to run a healthier and more profitable accounting or bookkeeping firm.

Jean-Guy has written several books on public practice. The first was published in 2018.
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Natalie Dumont

Natalie Dumont

Executive Assistant in Charge of Operations

Watching Natalie in action is like taking in a one-woman Cirque Du Soleil show. This firecracker can do anything and does it with style, wowing staff and clients with her precise attention to detail and project management skills. Natalie started her career working as a Health Care Aide. After working at the University of Manitoba, she came to T&A in 2015.

Sara Bouchard

Adminintive Assistant

Bio coming soon

Kayla Doerksen

Kayla Doerksen

Chief Operations Officer

Picture this: a highly caffeinated squirrel that does pretty well for itself as an air traffic controller- and that’s Kayla in a nutshell! Between fielding client care and file administration, she can be found anywhere between the office and various RPM trade shows across Canada throughout the year. Kayla joined T&A and RPM in early 2016 bringing with her stellar attention to detail and passion for writing. In 2012, she completed the Bachelor of Arts program at the University of Manitoba, majoring in Psychology. In 2015, she received her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker designation.

Rémy Dogramaciyan

Rémy Dogramaciyan

Director of Marketing

Remy sees things as they could be- not as they used to be! A 20/20 marketing visionary, Remy has over 16 years of experience working at the advertising firm Publicis Worldwide, based in Paris, France. He believes that good marketing must be smart, beautiful and put the customer in a good mood.

His natural innovation, artistic flare and good natured, ‘get it done’ attitude makes him a triple threat in the lively ring of the marketing world. We dare you to scroll past or glance away from any of his masterfully crafted media.

Alina Cho

Graphic Designer

Alina has loved every minute of her 5 year career in the graphic design. Four foot nine and with a third-degree black belt, Alina brings a cheery attitude to the marketing team. In her spare time she binge-watches T.V. shows and plays video games. Her favourite show is the Office, a series she has watched many times over.

Mahrukh N. Khan

Graphic Designer

Quiet and quick witted, Mahrukh is an artistic force to be reckoned with. Highly creative and multi-talented, she specializes in conceptualizing innovative design solutions for print, web, and broadcast applications.  

After earning her degree in Fine Arts from the University of Manitoba and her Diploma in Interactive Media Designing from Seneca College in Toronto, she entered in the digital industry to explore her passion for designing and marketing. 

When she is not working, she likes to go shopping, enjoys baking, and spending quality time with friends. 

Pierre Normandeau

Pierre Normandeau, H. B. Com., CPA, CG

Consultant

When you first meet Pierre, it’s impossible not to be moved by his level of empathy; his ability to put himself in other people’s shoes and understand their needs and desires. His passion for connecting with people is evident and providing positive, life-impacting solutions is what he finds most rewarding.

Pierre has been with T&A since 2002 and after obtaining his CGA designation, he became one of T&A’s partners and the manager of the St. Boniface office. Over the years, his various roles have allowed him to experience pains and frustrations but also the rewards of running an accounting practice. He continues to learn everyday and loves to share his experiences with other practitioners.

Rich Jolicoeur

Rich Jolicoeur

Management Report Analyst

When you first meet Pierre, it’s impossible not to be moved by his level of empathy; his ability to put himself in other people’s shoes and understand their needs and desires. His passion for connecting with people is evident and providing positive, life-impacting solutions is what he finds most rewarding.

Pierre has been with T&A since 2002 and after obtaining his CGA designation, he became one of T&A’s partners and the manager of the St. Boniface office. Over the years, his various roles have allowed him to experience pains and frustrations but also the rewards of running an accounting practice. He continues to learn everyday and loves to share his experiences with other practitioners.