Vermax Group is a full service immigration consulting firm. Starting from 2004, the founding partners, Peter Veress and Miriam Ortega, believed that a practical understanding of immigration law combined with high ethical and professional standards would provide tangible value to clients Vermax is privileged to serve. These hallmarks of client service and expert knowledge live on today as Vermax continues to grow and serve, corporate, business and individual clients and their families.
Please contact us for further information on how we can provide timely results for your immigration needs.
Senior Members of our Team
Peter Veress – President
Our team of experts is led by Peter Veress. Peter is a highly respected immigration consultant with 28 years of experience in the field. He began his career with the Canadian government’s Department of Citizenship and Immigration as an immigration officer.
Peter went on to start his own immigration consulting practice where he has assisted numerous businesses, both foreign and domestic, with their immigration needs. Peter is the Chair of the Canadian Association of Professional Immigration Consultants – Prairie Chapter, and is a registered member of the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council.
He is a frequent presenter on immigration issues, has published numerous immigration-related articles in professional, trade and human resource publications and has appeared before various multi-party parliamentary commissions on immigration. Peter is supported by a strong team of experts who are experienced with Canadian Business Immigration programs across Canada.
Miriam Ortega – Corporate Services
Miriam is the Executive Director of Vermax responsible for all operations of the company.
In addition to these responsibilities Miriam works with our Canadian corporate client’s senior management developing HR strategies to mitigate labor shortages.
She is one of Alberta’s foremost temporary foreign worker labor market impact assessment specialists. Under Miriam’s direction, Vermax has established processes and systems to source, screen and select foreign workers who integrate well into our client’s workforce enhancing productivity.
As a result, the majority of our clients use our service again and again. Miriam Ortega completed an MBA at the Haskayne School of Business in Calgary.
Tanya Box – Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant
Tanya Box has been working with Vermax Group Inc. for over 5 years.
She specializes in corporate immigration, international mobility program (IMP) including Labour Market Impact Assessment applications, LMIA-based and LMIA-exempt Temporary Work Permit applications.
Tanya holds a Bachelor ’s degree with honours from Bishop’s University (2007); a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Ottawa (2008); and a Certificate in Immigration Consulting from Humber College (2015)