We're an ambitious, passionate team, brought together to help people live their lives to the fullest.
We believe that everyone should have an opportunity to live life to the fullest.
But often, managing expectations and responsibilities prevent people from fulfilling personal desires, or making time for experiences that contribute to personal growth and transformation.
We are changing the way people experience life by helping them prioritize their time and money, without neglecting responsibilities.
Vacation Fund supports people in becoming the happiest and most productive versions of themselves in their everday lives, by helping them make the most of their opportunities to disconnect and experience something new.
At Vacation Fund, we provide programs and solutions that allow people to allocate two of their most valuable resources as effectively as possible: time and money.
Today, our employer-matched vacation savings program helps to align employer and employee desires. Employees are incentivized to periodically disconnect and experience something new, and employers get the most productive, loyal versions of their team in return.
- Zero Dean
Co-Founder & CEO
Erica attended Queen’s University and played field hockey at the varsity level before spending the early years of her career in Capital Markets. Erica is a seasoned traveller, visiting over 40 countries by the age of 22. Her passion for new experiences, and setting and accomplishing goals, drove her to explore the idea of helping people allocate their time and money as effectively as possible to live a happy, fulfilled life.
Co-Founder & CTO
Abhinav has been very passionate about programming ever since he built his first website for his high school back in India. He arrived in Canada in 2013 and is well liked in the Toronto tech community for his contributions to tech literacy. In 2014, he was adjudged as a 'Renaissance Engineer' by York University and received a full scholarship to pursue his interests in Computer Science. During his time in university, Abhinav has helped multiple startups with technical know how.
Britney is a UX/UI Designer with a passion for solving problems and making useful things for real people. She worked as a graphic/web designer for the past 8+ years, but decided to change gears when she noticed something missing. She always puts users at the forefront by being the one on the team to ask: “what would they want, and why?” When she’s not designing, you can find her practising her charcoal drawing, cooking up a storm, or daydreaming about traveling to Japan.
Bryan is a front end developer. Bryan has a background in marketing with a bachelor of commerce degree from the University of Guelph. After working in the office furniture industry Bryan decided to take his career in a new direction as a web developer after going through Lighthouse Labs full time immersive bootcamp. Outside of development, Bryan is a passionate Toronto FC supporter and soccer enthusiast.
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