Reward your employees for the hard work they do to make your company the success that it is. And with your ACEC-BC membership, offering those savings are easier than ever. We have sourced out the best programs with the most value so you can pass those along to your staff and their families. Here is what each partner has to offer:
BAY WEALTH MANAGEMENT - BENEFITS PLAN
For over 14 years, Bay Wealth Management has served engineers and technical staff through its relationship with ACEC-BC. Their mandate is to provide personalized financial education & advice that relieves our clients financial concerns and helps them maximize their security and peace of mind.
We are very proud to offer Bay Wealth Management as the exclusive group benefits provider of ACEC-BC. They have researched the planning needs of our members and have developed a unique and high-level approach to group planning. Their Strategic Group Benefits Process is offered exclusively to ACEC-BC members, this package includes:
- Live Service
- Competitive Benefits Offering & Premiums
- Strategic Financial Planning
- World-Class Group Pension & Retirement Plans
- Financially Support ACEC-BC Initiatives
Call now for a group medical, RRSP & insurance assessment - 1-877-541-2255.
You can expect Bay Wealth Management's group assessment to provide a:
- Group benefit plan review & assessment
- Report on obtaining optimum value in the group benefits marketplace
- Custom report on new benefit options to reduce costs or to include flexible plan design and health spending accounts
YVR AIRPORT PARKING
Vancouver Airport Authority is pleased to offer ACEC-BC members a discount of 10% off regular pricing when parking with YVR. The self-park lots are the Parkade, the jetSet lot and the Value long term parking lot (new as at March 01, 2018). Our concierge service is available at Gateway Valet and one only has to select the Gateway Valet option on the application form to be eligible for a corporate Prefera card. With the Gateway Valet Prefera(rewards) card you will receive a 20% discount. For a rate comparison please go to http://www.yvr.ca/en/passengers/parking/park-yvr
For ACEC-BC members who do not travel frequently but do fly out of YVR now and then, discounted parking rates are available for the jetSet Parking lot and the new Value Long Term lot by booking online. A QR code is not neededto pre-book. Just go to http://www.yvr.ca/en/passengers/parking/park-yvr and enter your details in the booking window and where it asks for your promo code, enter YVRACEC14. A QR code discount is not combinable with the pre-booking discount.
Updates: If you park overnight in the Parkade please note that level P1 now has a 4 hour maximum parking time for those dropping off or picking up passengers.
For those who already have QR codes that have a validity date of 2017 or early 2018 please note that we have seamlessly changed the validity date so you will continue to use your initial QR code.
Starting March 01st the current Value lot will be closed and a new Parkade will be put in its place. This new building will be in addition to the current Parkade and is slated to open in 2021. The new Value long term parking lot accepts only debit/credit cards – no cash and one has access to/from the terminal via the free Canada Line service available on sea island. During the times that the Canada Line is not operating there will be shuttle bus service.
HARBOUR AIR SEAPLANES
ACEC-BC members are eligible to receive a 15% discount off of goFLEX and goGOLD fares with Harbour Air Seaplanes. The program includes:
- 15% discount off goFLEX and goGOLD Base Fares
- Bookings can be completed online or through the Harbour Air Reservation Call Centre: 1-800-665-0122
- Earn High Flyer points
Look on the back of your membership card for the promo code, or call the ACEC-BC office to obtain the promo code and a membership card before planning your travels.
The Fine Print: discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotions. ACEC-BC members must present their ACEC-BC Membership Card as proof of identification at the time of check-in.
TRAVEL INSURANCE BY ATI INSURANCE
ACEC-BC has partnered with ATI Insurance Inc. to provide members and their employees a comprehensive travel insurance plan at a substantially discounted price. The coverage includes but is not limited to:
- 2 million dollar emergency hospital and medical benefit
- Multiple trips, up to 60 days of travel per trip
- Coverage up to and including age 69
- Covers spouses up to and including age 69 and eligible dependent children
- No pre-existing health condition clause up to age 65
- 90 day stability period for pre-existing conditions for age 65 - 69
- Emergency dental treatment
- Evacuation benefit
- No deductibles
- No medical questionnaire
- Guaranteed issue
The ACEC-BC Member/Employee price for this coverage is $99.99 per year.
ENTERPRISE RENT-A-CAR / NATIONAL CAR RENTAL
ACEC-BC members can now gain easy access to discounts with Enterprise Holdings, the largest car rental provider in the world: operating Enterprise, National, and Alamo. With over 6,500 locations in North America to choose from, ACEC-BC members can find a location that is convenient to fit their needs whether it be airport travel or local home city rentals.
If there are issues with your booking via the links provided below please contact: LeisureBusinessDevelopment@erac.com.
Please click on your preferred brand below and book your reservation now to obtain the affinity member's discount. In order to obtain the ACEC-BC member's discount, your booking must be made using the links below.
You don't need to be a multi-national company to get the lowest possible travel rates - you just need to bring an expert on board.
Corporate Traveller provides the support that online fares rarely offer. By having a Dedicated Account Manager, you can save up to 20% on costs found in hidden fees or inflexible bookings. Furthermore, by outsourcing your travel itineraries to an expert, it will free up your staff's time from having to manage extra paperwork and lengthy web searches.
Contact Chris Garrard for more details on the program, firstname.lastname@example.org, 604-353-9320.
MARK'S WORK WEARHOUSE
Present your Mark's Work Wearhouse and ACEC-BC Member card and receive 10% off on selected regular priced items at all 400+ Mark's locations across Canada!
Don't have a Mark's Work Wearhouse card and/or an ACEC-BC Member card? Contact Lia Spidlen at email@example.com or 604-687-2811 ext. 4 to order your cards today!
WCBC Compensation Survey
Each year ACEC-BC partners with Western Compensation & Benefits Consultants to produce a comprehensive report on salaries, benefits and employment practices of Canadian consulting engineering firms. The report convers over 80 positions including engineering, technical positions, executive, management, information technology, finance and administrative positions.
Participants save 50% off the purchase price and ACEC-BC member firms save an additional 15%. Data is collected annually between May 1st and August 31st (participation deadline is July 10) with results being released in October.
For further information visit www.wcbc.ca/published-surveys/consulting-engineers or contact Nancy MacLeod, 604-683-9155 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Magnolia Hotel & Spa
The Magnolia Hotel & Spa, Victoria's top downtown boutique hotel, has partnered with ACEC-BC to provide members with 20% off their Best Available Rate. Located in the heart of downtown, just two blocks from the inner harbour and Harbour Air terminal you will find shopping, entertainment and over 20 restaurants at your door! A top hotel on TripAdvisor and recommended by Conde Nast Traveller, luxurious rooms and personalized service are our hallmarks. ACEC-BC Member's Rate includes:
- Continental breakfast
- Local & toll-free calls
- Bottled water, fruit & chocolate on arrival
- Nightly turn-down service
- Aeroplan Miles (250 per stay)
- Complimentary Internet
Call toll-free 1-877-624-6654 or online at www.magnoliahotel.com using Corporate Code ACEC BC.
EMC Mortgages is British Columbia’s highest volume mortgage service company, accessing deeply discounted rates and products from over 40 Canadian lenders. ACEC-BC members can now take advantage of a unique range of services through EMC’s Group Mortgage Discount Program:
- Discounted Mortgage Rates and Products
- Significant Monthly Savings
- Pre-Qualification on New Purchases
- Lines of Credit
- Debt Consolidation
CLICK HERE for full details, or call 604-739-0320.
Choice Hotels have 11 different hotel brands under our umbrella - Comfort, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, MainStay Suites, EconoLodge, Rodeway Inn, Suburban, Ascend Hotel Collection, and Cambria Hotel & Suites. There are over 320 hotels spanning all 10 provinces in Canada and over 6,400 hotels worldwide. Many properties are conveniently located near tourist attractions, business districts and shopping centres. Plus, nearly all Choice hotels offer a complimentary hot breakfast and free internet access.
ACEC-BC members save up to 15% with Choice Hotels. Start your online booking here http://www.choicehotels.com/?clientid=00838970 and enter the Client ID number that is on the back of your ACEC-BC Membership Card.
Reservations can also be made by phone at 1-800-424-6423.
Instructions for online bookings:
- Choice VIP Rate will display in the “Special Rate” menu box
- Click the “Special Rate” menu box and scroll down to bottom to see “Currently logged in as: “ACEC-BC (Association of Consulting Engineering Companies)”
- Make reservation as usual (choose your destination, dates and the number of guests)
- Click “Find Hotels”
- All Choice Hotels for selected destination will display with discounted rates in orange
- Click “Check Availability” at hotel you want to book
- Discounted rates will display under Choice VIP Rate tab in orange (other tabs and rates will also display)
- Click “Book Now” to make reservation for selected room type and rate
Note: Guests must make their reservations by telephone or online prior to visiting the hotel. Hotels will not honor your corporate discounted rates for “walk-in” guests with no reservation.
UPS Members Benefit Program
As your annual dues also include a membership with ACEC Canada, your firm also gains access to their host of programs and services, one of them being with UPS. Sign up for FREE for the ACEC Member Business Program and take advantage of some of the most competitive rates available on shipping services.
Discounts on services include:
- 30% off small package shipments within Canada, to the U.S. and to worldwide destinations
- 25% off imports into Canada
- At least 70% off freight shipments over 150 lbs.
Visit www.membersbenefitprogram.com/ACECC or call 1-800-636-2377 to start saving today.