Tracy Wright is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) with over twenty years’ experience in both Financial and Cost Accounting.
Tracy earned a Business Administration Diploma ‘with distinction’ from Okanagan College Kelowna, where she majored in Accounting. Her accounting career began in the transport truck manufacturing industry, where she performed numerous cost accounting functions as well as analysis and forecasting of profit margins. As Pricing Manager, she was responsible for ensuring accuracy in option prices as well as continued profit realization for the company.
After 5 years in the trucking sector, Tracy moved her accounting skills to Kelowna’s wine industry, where she worked as Cost Accounting Manager for one of Canada’s largest producers and distributors of craft beers, premium wines and spirits, with annual sales of approximately $40.0 million. Her responsibilities included all areas of cost accounting, analysis of plant financial statements, inventory management assistance and contract packaging. She worked closely with the company’s production team to determine the standard costs of all products and spearheaded the company’s annual production budgets.
In 2007, Tracy decided to launch an independent accounting consultancy to meet the needs of the growing business community in Kelowna and the Okanagan Valley.
Since 2007 Wright-Way Accounting has provided professional accounting support to existing local business and affordable accounting set-up to many new ventures.
Tracy is passionate about involving her clients in the accounting process through basic education and hands-on help. She strives to understand each client’s goals and priorities in order to apply the most effective and convenient accounting solutions. Her goal is to make accounting procedures a little more understandable and a lot more enjoyable for her clients!
Tracy is a member of Kelowna Women in Business and the Kelowna Chamber of Commerce.
Tracy also volunteers as Treasurer for her synchronized skating team, ‘Skate of Mind’.