VES Members and professionals working in the visual effects industry in Canada, we would like to offer you exclusive access to the VES Health & Dental Plan.
You are eligible to join the plan 60 days after joining the VES or a validated studio
You must enroll within 31 days of becoming eligible (you can also submit your enrolment at any time during the 60 day waiting period)
Any applications received after the 31-day deadline are considered late applicants and are subject to medical requirements and benefit restrictions
Limited Time Only Open Enrollment
If you have missed the 31 day deadline described above, we are pleased to offer a limited-time only Open Enrollment. This is a unique opportunity for you and your eligible dependents to join the plan with a December 1, 2015 effective date. There are no medical requirements and you will have full access to the plan level of your choosing with no restrictions. All enrolments must be received by November 15, 2015.
For more information on this fully portable plan and the benefits available, please check out the following website: www.arbutusfinancial.com/ves-page.html
Please email Arbutus Financial at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, date of birth, email address, plan choice (Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum), family status (single, couple, family), VES affiliation (name of studio where you work or VES member number), and the date you joined the VES or started working at your studio.
Dear Vancouver VES members,
Nominations are now open for the VES Vancouver section board of directors for a 2 year term 2016/ 2017. There are 5 open seats available. 7 directors will be returning to the board, serving the 2nd year of their terms including : Marta Mintenko, Sue Rowe, Fred Chapmen, Jason Dowdswell, Matthew Krentz, Wendy Lanning, and Marshall Krasser.
I invite all interested members to submit their name with a statement about yourself and why you would like to join the board. We will accept nominations until next Friday Feb 5th and have a vote the following week. We looking forward to working with you all in the year ahead to grow our section and grow the benefits we provide to our members.
Thank you all for your interest and support.
Chairman VES Vancouver