Shawn Parkes

Direct: 604-813-0275
Office: 604-542-4298 x109
Fax: 604-542-4289


Shawn loves helping people succeed. Whether it be business owners, individuals, or young families, Shawn loves working with them to create and achieve their goals! With a keen interest in finance and a love of sport, Shawn married the two with a scholarship to Trinity Western University where he completed a BBA in Finance and enjoyed a successful career with the Varsity Men’s soccer team, ultimately earning a contract with the Vancouver Whitecaps FC. Shawn has always been an active member in the community and enjoys giving back through coaching and providing leadership to young aspiring players.

Through his sporting experiences, Shawn knows what it takes to succeed; with certain attributes like goal setting, vision, and proper planning relating successfully into the financial planning field. Building on a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Finance from TWU, Shawn completed his Canadian Securities Course (CSC) in 2012, his Canadian Investment Funds License (IFIC) and his Life Insurance License (LLQP) in 2015. Shawn is continuing to pursue ongoing education in the financial services industry as he works alongside his clients.

Shawn enjoys building lasting relationships with his clients. He loves getting to know them well and takes pride in applying personalized service tailored to their specific needs. Investments, Insurance (Life and Living Benefits), Tax strategies, and Retirement Planning are all areas where Shawn provides value to his clients.

Shawn enjoys spending time with his fiancé (Natalie) and their extended families. Winters on the snow and summers on the water with family are his favourite pastimes. Shawn loves golf, tennis, and of course soccer. On the weekends he can usually be found on the pitch playing and coaching or with Natalie on a motorcycle cruise.