WETechAlliance is looking for individuals whose skills, passion, and experience align with our current mission and vision.
WETechAlliance’s Mission is to help grow tech and tech-enabled companies of all stages and champion innovation in Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent.
WETechAlliance’s Vision is to play a lead role in developing a sustainable and diverse economy that attracts and retains top talent, business and investment. We will work together with partners to build a region that supports innovative businesses from Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent and around the world to grow locally and scale globally.
The WETechAlliance Board of Directors are leaders dedicated to the development of the Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent tech and innovation community. With a variety of business experience, they provide valuable strategic direction and support for Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent many services and activities. Directors commit to attending four (4) board meetings annually, a board orientation session, attend a minimum of two (2) WEtech events annually per year, and support and participate in at least one committee as needed and/or appropriate.
Roles of a Board of Directors include:
WETechAlliance believes in the value that comes from different perspectives and experiences. We are committed to pursuing diversity, equity and inclusion within the organization. As we strive to have a board that is reflective of the region’s demographic composition, we encourage candidates who identify in traditionally underrepresented communities to apply.
Eligible candidates must meet the following criteria:
1. Be a founder and/or professional in (or supporting) the following sectors: medhealth, digital media, information technology, life sciences, advanced manufacturing, mobility, cleantech or agritech;
2. Be engaged, involved and active within the Windsor-Essex and/or Chatham-Kent tech/innovation community and/or surrounding areas;
This is an open call and vacancies will be filled as needed. All individuals who submit an expression of interest will be notified of the outcome of the process when a decision has been made by the board and nominating committee.
Deadline to apply is May 16th at 11:59pm.