Name: Amy Sheeran
Title: Accounting Consultant
Hometown: Dublin, Ireland
What did you study?:
Accounting and finance at DCU.
If you could travel to one city where would you go and why?:
I’d love to go to the Maldives, for obvious reasons (beaches, etc.)
What did you want to be when you were a child?:
I wanted to work in a pharmacy because my mom worked in one.
What activity do you like to do in your spare time?:
Socializing, and hiking during the summer time.
What book are you reading/ show are you watching right now?:
I’m watching something called Dublin Murders.
Who is your inspiration?:
My dad, because he’s a hard worker.
What is your favourite thing to do in Vancouver?:
If you could have coffee with one person, alive or dead, who would it be and why?:
My great nana, because I miss her.
What subject was your favourite subject in school?:
Accounting! I studied it in high school, but I didn’t like maths.
Can you explain quickly what your job is all about?:
I handle monthly bookkeeping and finance management.
What do you love about your job?:
I love the people and the culture.
What tip could you give to small business owners to reach success?:
Don’t get bogged down in the little things, and planning is important.
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?:
Learn to speak Spanish.
A glass of wine!
What do you like the most about working with startups and small businesses?:
I get to do something different every day, and they are very inspirational.