After graduating university in 1972 Brian joined the Royal Trust Co. as an Investment Administrator. He was responsible for providing investment advice to a large number of clients, estates and trust accounts.
In 1976 Brian was transferred to Edmonton as an Investment Officer to handle portfolio investment matters for all manner of accounts including both corporate and union pension funds.
In 1978 Brian joined Duane Bohne in the business of assisting people in the sale/purchase or valuation of private companies. While the majority of Canalta’s work has been in the Edmonton area, Brian has completed transactions in Valleyview, Fort McMurray, Cold Lake, Drayton Valley, Calgary, Brooks and Regina.