An amazing panel of women spoke at the inaugural Women's Convention in Hollywood, Florida, held at the IATSE 68th Quadrennial Convention, last year. One of the trailblazing women speakers on the panel was ICG | 669 Vice President, BC District, Christina Kasperczyk. Check out the highlights below:
"The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has launched its safety hotline program for members to report hazards on the job.
Is the middle class done for? What role can unions play in creating a strong, stable economy? These were some of the questions addressed by Why Unions Still Matter, a roadshow presentation developed by the School of Labour Studies at McMaster University in conjunction with IATSE Canada. Read more about "Why Unions Matter" here!
Local 669 member Rusty Deluce chats with IMAX Specialist Doug Lavender about working on Interstellar and with Christopher Nolan.
One year ago today IATSE 600 member 2nd AC Sarah Jones was killed in a tragic accident on the set of the ﬁlm Midnight Rider. Whether you are working today or not, please take a moment to remember Sarah on this anniversary of her death and the signiﬁcance of that event a year ago in bringing greater awareness for safety to sets across the continent.