Our Strategic Partners


Fred C. Ryall. CHS

Fred Ryall & Associates - Special Needs/Acquired Injury Planning for Families 

For over 35 years, Fred has been providing financial and estate planning advice for self-employed business owners, designated professionals, executives and families to ensure social and family legacies.

Some of his recent professional accomplishments include receiving the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Award from the Governor General of Canada for his planning with families who have special needs children, for his community fund raising efforts and for Canada. In 2007, he also received the Julia Award from Cystic Fibrosis Canada.

Fred has had the privilege to speak to several other special needs’ organizations including, Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Canadian Down Syndrome Society, ALS Canada, Autism Ontario, Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, 18th Chromosome Deficiency, Alzheimer Society Canada and the Peel Public School Board’s Special Needs Programs.


Bruce W. Etherington, BA, CLU, CFP, CFP, CHFC 

Bruce Etherington & Associates - Family Harmony & Philanthropy

Bruce brings more than 45 years of leadership in the world of financial services to his clients. A 42-year Life and Qualifying Member of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), the world’s premier financial services educational organization, Bruce is also a past chair and charter member of the Top of the Table.

A renowned speaker, Bruce is the author of the international bestsellers, “See the People” and “Reflect & Prepare”. Active in his community and with numerous charitable organizations throughout Canada, Bruce seeks to earn his client’s advocacy by making a positive difference in their lives while “helping others, help others”.

Bruce and his wife Karen, reside in Mississauga, Ontario and are blessed with 5 children and 4 grandchildren all of whom reside in British Columbia.


Bryan Snelson

Investment Advisor, Vice President, Associate Portfolio Manager,
RBC Dominion Securities Inc. - Portfolio First Aid  

Bryan assists high net worth families throughout the greater Toronto area to manage their financial assets, mitigate their tax burden and shield them from several forms of risk. 

With more than 20 years experience and the support of a dedicated team of investment research, taxation, estate and retirement planning specialists his team is uniquely qualified to meet the needs of self employed professionals and entrepreneurs. To inquire about a complimentary second opinion on your portfolio and personal financial plan, please contact him at bryan.snelson@rbc.com or call 905-615-5936.