Veer named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers
Work-life balance key to Veer’s success
Calgary, Alberta, October 15, 2007 - Veer, a provider of visual elements and design-related products has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the second consecutive year.
The competition, sponsored by MediaCorp and Macleans magazine evaluates applications for Canada’s Top 100 Employers from all industries across Canada. The accolade is awarded to leading workplaces that set the bar in exceptional working conditions and benefits.
Companies are selected based using criteria such as: physical environments, work atmosphere, health, financial and family benefits and training and skills management. Employers are compared to other organizations in their field to determine which offers the most progressive programs.
“We know how important work-life balance is to our employees, so we make it as easy as possible to achieve that balance,” says Vivian Farris, Vice President of Human Resources.” Veer employees are the cornerstone of the business, if they are happy that translates to our customers and partners and adds to Veer’s success all around.”
Veer’s unique benefits include: fitness, learning and creative allowances; bikes for employee use; paid days off; snacks and social time every Friday afternoon; excellent medical, paramedical and dental insurance and flexible work options.
In addition to the national competition, each application also included submissions to regional competitions. Veer has also been named one of Alberta’s Top 35 Employers.
Veer makes it easier to be creative with an affordable selection of creative stock photography, stock illustrations, fonts and creative merchandise. Veer provides an uncomplicated shopping experience that lets customers stay focused on their creative work. Its visual elements help people add style to business, marketing and personal design projects from websites and blog posts to business presentations and ad campaigns. Veer hosts the Veer Ideas community where creatives can set up personal profiles, read the latest design news on the Skinny blog and post on the community blog, the Fat. Veer is a Corbis Corporation brand and serves its global customer base through its website at veer.com.
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