October 12 - Calling for Nominations to the Board of Directors
MBOT Board of Directors Application
Mississauga Board of Trade’s (MBOT) Nominating Committee is responsible for developing a slate of Directors for election at the Annual General Meeting to ensure that MBOT is governed with excellence and vision from a Board that offers a high and broad talent mix and that represents MBOT’s diverse membership. The maximum number of members on the Board of Directors is 20 and members are elected for a 3-year term, to a maximum of two terms. Applications are encouraged from members in the following identified areas: transportation, logistics, information communications technology, life sciences, advanced manufacturing and international trade. The Board also strives to have gender balance, ethnic diversity, and representation from young entrepreneurs and professionals. Any members interested in serving on the MBOT Board of Directors are asked to complete the following Board of Directors Application Form, that outlines expectations for Board members, and to submit to Nominating Committee c/o David Wojcik, President & CEO, by email [email protected] by Friday, November 17, 2017.
The Board of Directors is the governing body which effects and establishes policy for Mississauga Board of Trade. Together with Executive Committee, it serves as the decision maker for the organization, and works to create a meaningful strategic direction and ensure the financial well-being of MBOT.
Directors are collectively the representatives of the membership and are charged with the responsibility of exercising visionary leadership; establishing values and goals; setting policies and procedures; supporting the employees and volunteers of Mississauga Board of Trade; and respecting them as partners in advancing the MBOT mission.
MBOT’s Board of Directors is comprised of individuals with varied business backgrounds and a broad range of skill sets, viewpoints and business expertise. These dedicated individuals represent the business community to promote and further business in Mississauga.
MBOT’s Board of Directors is comprised of member companies represented by individuals with varied business backgrounds covering a broad range of expertise, viewpoints and experience. These dedicated individuals represent Mississauga’s business community. Our Board of Directors is structured to achieve a balanced representation of business sectors and sizes (small, medium and large).
MBOT PRESIDENT & CEO
Unifirst Canada Ltd.
Immediate Past Chair
CEO & President (Ex-officio)
Mississauga Board of Trade
Spyder Works Inc.
Greater Toronto Airports Authority
University of Toronto Mississauga
CRH Canada Group Inc.
Power Savings Systems
Business Development Bank of Canada
City of Mississauga
Speigel Nichols Fox LLP