Management Team

The executive team has a combined experience of over 60 years.  Together the team has extensive experience, both in payroll and human resource management and value personalized customer service. 

Bill Smyth - President and Founder -

Bill Smyth, FCGA, FCPA - President and Founder

Bill is a professional accountant by trade, has been involved in the processing of payrolls and human resource management for over three decades. In 1985 he founded a service bureau specifically to service Canadian Film and Television productions, and serviced virtually every major Studio in the US including, Disney, Paramount, Universal, Twentieth Century Fox, etc. In 1989 Bill founded to service clients outside of the entertainment industry.

Bill was the first non-American President of the Independent Payroll Providers Association of the United States, and is a member of The Payroll Group, Canadian Payroll Association and a long time member of the American Payroll Association, where has delivered sessions to Chapters on the topic of Canadian Payroll. He also served on the Board of the Canadian Payroll Association, retiring as Vice Chairman.  Bill is a Fellow Chartered Professional Accountant and a Fellow to the Canadian Payroll Association.

In addition to the payroll business, Bill ran a herd of 120 Registered Black Angus Cattle. He traded his cattle for boating and has recently retired, from boating.


John Dainard



John Dainard, MCP - Information Technology Manager

John brings to the team over 15 year of experience in the IT industry. With his BSc. in Business Admin - IT and Masters Certificate in Project Management, John manages and supports all IT operations for His extensive experience in network and server administration make him a key player in ensuring system stability and redundancies.

John provides IT support to end users while developing new procedures and custom interfaces. His vast experience and knowledge keep abreast and updated with the latest technologies.




Tracy Rowley, CPM - Manager, Payroll Operations

Tracy has been with for over 15 years and brings many more years of payroll experience and Canadian Payroll knowledge to the team.

She oversees our payroll operations and is responsible for compliance.  In supporting's customer service culture, Tracy ensures we maintain a high level of personalized service in meeting our client's needs.

Tracy has a certificate Business Administration and has received her certification as a Certified Payroll Manager with the Canadian Payroll Association.