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Our Team

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David Sweeney, CFP®, CIM®
Director, Private Client Group
Sr. Investment Advisor
HollisWealth, a division of Scotia Capital Inc.

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Dave has lived in Squamish for most of his life. Married to his wife Donna, since 1987, they proudly have 3 lovely daughters, Amy, Danielle and Jamie. With his time in Squamish, it has allowed him an opportunity to become involved in many valuable groups. Being most proud of his role in Squamish Fire Rescue as a Volunteer Firefighter since 1984. Dave currently holds the rank of Captain for Company 31.

Along with his involvement within Squamish Fire Rescue, another passion was sports and he has been a coach for Squamish Youth Soccer Association where he dedicated 10 years coaching girls Rep teams. Additionally he is currently serving as a Member of the Board of Sea to Sky Community Services in the role of Treasurer, which he has held since 2006.

Professionally, Dave started his Financial Planning practice in 1994. After living through the demise of both his parents and witnessing what a lack of understanding they had, he realized what sound planning techniques could do to ensure that one’s lifetime work was not destroyed by an untimely death. For over 20 years, he has made it his passion to assist others in not facing the same plight.

Dave holds the following professional designations:

  • Life Agent Level 2 (1992)
  • Mutual Fund Representative (1994)
  • Certified Financial Planner (2004)
  • Investment Advisor (2007)
  • Elder Planning Counselor (2014)
  • Chartered Investment Manager (2016)
  • Dave also is a frequent contributor to Mountain FM’s Mountain Monitor, providing timely advice and financial strategies.

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Janet Bride, CFP®, CIM®
Associate Investment Advisor
CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER®
HollisWealth, a division of Scotia Capital Inc

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Janet is Dave’s business partner, working in the Financial Services Industry and with Dave since 2006. She grew up in Mississauga, Ontario and after some travelling moved to BC in 1995 to attend University. Her husband, Paul, is an adventure travel photographer, and together they decided to call Squamish home in 2003 after living in Vancouver, Nelson and Golden, BC.

Janet’s passion is to travel the world, always interested in exploring different cultures and landscapes, she is grateful to have travelled to 42 countries across 6 continents. She also enjoys continuous learning, spontaneous adventures with family and friends, and an active lifestyle in the Sea to Sky. She is proud to be a Big Brothers Big Sisters Alumni member since 2004.

Janet has a previous background in small business planning, banking and commercial lending. She earned a Business Administration diploma from Selkirk College and also attended McMaster and Simon Fraser University for 3 years.

She holds the following designations: 

Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) 2006, Financial Management Advisor (FMA) 2008, Chartered Investment Manager (CIM®) 2013, Insurance Advisor license 2013, Elder Planning Counselor (EPC) 2014

Her main focus is to create comprehensive financial plans for individuals and families, to assist in establishing achievable goals, encourage savings and to help build our client’s wealth for a healthy and prosperous future.


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Dee Sand
Sales Director
HollisWealth a Division of Scotia Capital Inc.

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Dee was born and raised in BC, from Fort St James to Victoria.  She loves the outdoors and all this province has to offer, from hiking, biking, skiing and golf to going to see live music. Dee is looking forward to exploring Squamish and making her home here.

Dee started her career in financial services after studying Investment Management in Halifax, NS.  She has experience in banking, brokerage and asset management, as well as tax services. Dee holds a Professional Financial Planning Designation and Mutual Funds License.


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Liz Woodsworth
Office Manager
HollisWealth a Division of Scotia Capital Inc.

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Liz has recently joined the HollisWealth team after a number of years with Canada Post. While she has definitely switched uniforms, she brings to the team her valuable organizational skills and enthusiastic attitude. Liz is a long time Squamish resident who is enjoying all that it has to offer for herself and her two very active boys. Liz looks forward to welcoming you in person when you come through our doors!


Katie Norton

Katie Norton
Account Director
HollisWealth a Division of Scotia Capital Inc.

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A BC resident since 1997, Katie and her husband Adrian moved to Squamish in 2015 to raise their family and take advantage of the world class skiing and mountain biking. They enjoy all the outdoor activities and natural beauty that Squamish has to offer. After spending the last 20 years working in the ski industry as a full-time ski instructor and ski shop manager, Katie decided to put her Business Administration education to good use. She joined HollisWealth December of 2016 and is excited to be part of the team.


Hannah McVean

Hannah McVean
Administrative Assistant
HollisWealth a Division of Scotia Capital Inc.

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Hannah is the newest member of our team, joining us in the winter of 2017 as an Administrative Assistant. She grew up in Calgary, Alberta. Hannah moved to Squamish in 2014 to rock climb, fell in love with the beauty and lifestyle of the Sea to Sky corridor and has made Squamish her permanent home. Hannah’s passion for personal finance led her to pursue administrative work with us.