John Robinson is the founder of the Trusted Advisor™ Network and President & CEO of The John Robinson Group Inc., an independent advisory firm that has served the unique needs of business owners and leaders for the past 35 years.
John earned his Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) designation from the Chicago-based Exit Planning Institute. The Institute is the leading worldwide association of professional advisors helping business owners create and execute proactive exit strategies. The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) has published John’s articles regarding exit strategies and team-based advisory approaches in their membership magazine.
In collaboration with partners in the Trusted Advisor Network, John creates business succession strategies, business value enhancement & personal wealth plans. He helps clients align personal and business goals, such as preparing their businesses for transition to new ownership, estate planning, risk management and actively preparing for multiple contingencies to maximize value.
John is active in a variety of professional organizations including Advocis Estate Planning Council. In his spare time, he serves on the Board of Directors for the Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation and is a contributing member of Rain City Housing & Support Society.