Dave Zimmel

Dave Zimmel

Dave Zimmel is a partner and the vice-president of Private Enterprise for MNP in Calgary. He focuses on providing assurance, accounting and business advisory services to private enterprise clients in the oilfield services, construction and real estate sectors.

The HR Advantage Most SMEs Ignore

Smaller firms can be employers of choice in even the toughest labour markets. You just need to flex the right benefits

Why Owners Shouldn’t Manage


When business is booming, it's time to trust others with the day-to-day

The Appraisal You Can’t Afford to Miss


Business valuations can be brutal—but they can also reignite your passion for your firm

Don’t Let Uncle Sam’s Taxman Nail You

Uncle Sam picks businessman's pocket

Take these steps to avoid pricey tax consequences

Plan Now To Avoid Poverty

Blood from Stone

Business owners typically have up to 80% of their net worth tied up in their companies. What happens if you can't sell?

Where Will Your Business Be Without You?

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Only 30% of businesses survive a transition. Do you want yours to be one of them?

A Roadmap for Success

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An eight-point plan to help you explore new opportunities

Readers Choice

Meeting with your reps doesn’t have to be a waste of everyone’s time. Here’s how to make it more engaging, useful and fun