Dennis Fimrite, President
Dennis Fimrite first came to Firm Management in 1995, bringing 5 years’ experience as a commercial realtor in Edmonton, Alberta to what was then a young company. Since then, he has guided Firm Management through rapid growth in both the commercial and residential property management markets, all while maintaining the personal quality that Firm Management is known for.
Since coming to Victoria, Dennis Fimrite immersed himself in the local real estate business community. He has worked extensively with the Victoria Real Estate Board, serving as chair of the commercial division from 2004 – 2006. In 2008, he was elected a member of the board, a position he held until 2012. In 2011, he served as President of the Victoria Real Estate Board. Since then, he has also become a member of the Real Estate Council of British Columbia, serving on the council in 2015 – 2016. He continues to assist on council committees as required.
As a committed believer in community support and development, Dennis has served as member of the Central Saanich Lions Club and the Sidney by the Sea Rotary Club, and is a proud regular Blood Donor.
Bonita (Bonnie) McCulloch, Manager/Property Management Services
Bonnie is a key member of the Firm management team, recently moving from a full strata property management portfolio for 14 years, to take on the role of Manager of Property Management Services. Her work history of customer relations, facilitation, mediation and program development are an asset regarding the day to day responsibilities of monitoring quality control, customer relations and training. Bonnie is a local girl, and loves the challenge of turning a potential problem into a smile. To service the industry, Bonnie is currently sitting on the PAMA BC Board of Directors as the Victoria representative.
Duane Jacobs, CPA, BBA, Controller
Duane oversees the overall financial management of the company, including Client and Corporate Accounting. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Vancouver Island University with majors in accounting and finance. In 2018, he earned his CPA designation with Partners Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT).
Prior to joining Firm Management, he worked in Corporate Accounting at Partners REIT; and, also spent 4 years doing accounting in the Forestry industry. Before becoming an Accountant, he spent 15 years working in retail paint sales, primarily in store management.
Duane is also very passionate about the CPA Education Program and continues to be involved with the CPA Western School of Business.
Jacalyn Weech, CPA, CA, Project Controller
Jacalyn works directly with the President on special projects while providing support for the Controller. Jacalyn has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Alberta and earned her CA designation with Coopers and Lybrand in 1990. Prior to joining Firm Management, Jacalyn worked as a Director of Finance in the Grocery Industry in Bermuda, and later, as Director of Finance for the Victoria Conservatory of Music. She takes pride in providing financial leadership and inspiration to the Firm Management administrative team.
Firm Management is proud to offer its clients a diverse team of licenced property managers, handling everything from residential to commercial strata management. Our team emphasizes a cooperative approach, sharing expertise between staff and coordinating under a hands-on Project Manager. Our managers are actively involved with strata councils and owners, attending all meetings and providing excellent, timely service. With expertise on the Strata Property Act regulations and the know-how to make council ideas become realities, our property managers are an indispensable resource to the strata councils they serve.
Commercial Real Estate
With over 17 years of proven success in filling vacancies, owners and tenants benefit from our evolving database of prospective tenants and space opportunities. Our current portfolio includes retail, office, industrial, investment and strata titled properties. If you are interested in learning more about how Firm Management can maximize your real estate investment, or would like to inquire about currently leasing opportunities, you can contact us either by email or phone, at (250) 544-2300.
Keeping our office operations humming along is a full team of professional, service oriented staff. Operating under a Chartered Professional Accountant, Accounting sees to the timely management of all financial matters, everything from monthly strata fees and yearly budget preparation to vendor and strata employee payments. Administration helps property management prepare reports, provide timely correspondence and ensure owners have access to the documents they need.
Firm Management provides its clients with access to a team of dedicated maintenance professionals. Providing maintenance service for an excellent rate, our team responds quickly to calls and is on-hand for emergencies 24/7.
We are proud to support education and partner with the University of Victoria to create rewarding co-op student positions. We also provide support to employees pursuing their CPA designation.
Want to join our team? Check out our Careers page.