Skip to main content

Escarpment Advisory Team

"Tailored solutions in tune with your needs and the needs of those you care about"

  • 25 Corporate Park Drive Suite 101 St. Catharines, ON L2S 3W2Map

Howie team picture full length.jpg


We're so glad you stopped by. 

The Escarpment Advisory Team includes some very experienced members, boasting more than 100 YEARS of combined experience in financial services.  Howie Vant alone accounts for nearly half of the impressive total, and Amy Skiba, Jason Aucoin, Wendy Gregory, and Shelly Gouchie come together nicely to take credit for the balance. 

Our team specializes in helping you and your family to get ready.  Get ready for retirement, get ready for a big purchase (which could be a great new house or that bucket-list trip around the world …!), get ready to help save for your kids or your grandkids, and get ready for your very best life. 

All of these great things start and end with getting the BEST advice – and that's what we do! 

Testimonial Graphic Updated.jpg

We are dedicated to looking after you and your family the best way we know how, which is to get to know you – and what you need from us to feel good about the plan we will build especially for you. 

We listen, so we hear you. 

Key things we deliver to our families:  

1.   Expert investment decisions to fit your goals.   
2.   Making decisions with taxes in mind.
3.   Protecting your wealth.
4.   Looking after your next generation, and your beneficiaries. 
5.   Open, honest communication. 

Our goal is to help you reach yours, and then enjoy it! 

Pillars Picture.png

Our investment process based on particular input from each client - which starts with YOU. We believe in composing a customized investment plan, complete with current and future cash flow requirements, as well as a financial needs analysis. In order to help gain a clear understanding of your requirements, we believe in always maintaining open a and honest communication with all our clients.

Your wealth strategy picture.png
The passion that we feel as a team for managing investments and relationships and providing top-notch client service spills over into every relationship that we create - and we look forward to creating a long-term, meaningful relationship with you.

Team Brochure Link.png



Branch Office: (905) 704-1405
Branch Fax: (905) 682-2601

Meet The Team

We're redefining private wealth management.

At TD Wealth Private Wealth Management, we believe in taking the time to discover what truly matters to you.  You'll have access to a team of the most integrated specialists in the industry who will get to know what's important to you before getting to your numbers.  It's private wealth management redefined, brought to you by one of the largest private wealth service providers in Canada.


You have questions, I have answers. Let's have a quick chat.

Market Commentary

Build your understanding of investment concepts and stay current with ongoing market trends. Choose from a variety of helpful daily, monthly, and quarterly newsletters and resources.

MoneyTalk Investing

Cut out the noise.
Hear what matters.
Watch our top story now

MoneyTalk Life

Life: your family, money, job, home -- we help you connect the dots.

TD Economics

The analysis covers the globe, with emphasis on Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia

Monthly Perspectives - Half Full, Half Empty

Managing expectations in a post-stimulus environment

Federal Budget 2019

Putting the Middle Class in Focus

Money Talk Life - Giving it your all and then some

If your work is causing you stress, it may mean more than just burning the candle at both ends. It may affect your health, and the bottom line for your employer. Dr. David Posen, AKA Dr. Calm, talks about the psychology of workplace stress, and what we can do to reign in the pressure.

Do you know someone who would benefit from our services?