Managing Director : Yuri Taira, MBA
The Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council(ICCRC)Membership number:R510289
BC Certified Career Development Practitioner Registration Number: 570

Yuri came to Vancouver in 2007 with her two young daughters, 5 and 8, to attend  the MBA program @ the University of British Columbia. As a single mother of two, she had experienced many difficulties raising her daughters while pursuing her dream. Based on this and other experiences she had in the past, Yuri started a consulting firm to help those who are experiencing the same or similar difficulties that she had before; immigrants, international students and temporary foreign workers who want to start a new life or advance their careers here in Canada. With hope of helping as many people as possible to shine in Canada, the company was named “Shine Canada.” She gained skills and knowledge in different areas in business such as: finance, marketing, accounting, supply chain management and strategy . Yuri is also a British Columbia Certified Career Development Practitioner.  Yuri knows what is best for you and she puts 100% effort into finding the best solution for you.



I fully understand how worried you are with pursuing your education overseas because I experienced exactly the same thing before. Please stop worrying and know that there are many opportunities waiting for you here in Canada. I will help and support you along the way. Please do not hesitate to ask me any questions. I will always be here for you.


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Senior Career Advisor:Rui Silva, BBA, MBA
Rui received his MBA from the University of British Columbia (UBC) and his BBA from Simon Fraser University (SFU). He has over ten years of experience working with students and young professionals, and currently lectures in several leading universities in Vancouver. Besides English, he is also fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin and Portuguese and has over 10 years of work experience in North America and Asia Pacific. From the experience he has working with international students and young professionals, and he himself being one of them in the past, he understands their difficulties and knows how to overcome  them. He knows that with some adjustments with the way how people think, live and act, anyone can get the career and life they want here in Canada. He has experience working as a financial advisor, business analyst and university lecturer.

Rui is a passionate young man who is eager to share his knowledge and methods of success with you. During his workshops, not only will he teach you how to deal with difficult interview questions, but he will also share with you several easy but proven methods that will increase your chances of success in the business world.


People often tell me that starting a new life here in Canada is a lot more difficult than they had anticipated, but I always remind them that the best is just around the corner. Combined I have taught hundreds of students in the university level and helped dozens of young professionals find their way to success here in Canada. I’m eager to share with you my proven methods to help you achieve what you so deserve.


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Certified Immigration Consultant:Yong H. Lee
The Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council(ICCRC)Membership number: R414119

Yong grew up in New York City and speaks English, Korean, Spanish and French. He earned his masters degree in political science in Germany. He is also very familiar with politics, economics and global business. Yong is a ICCRC member and is officially appointed as BC Commissioner in 2010 for taking affidavits, oaths, statutory declarations such as one for common law partners.




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