The Women’s Industry Network (WIN) has announced the launch of its 2023 sponsorship campaign.
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The organization, which provides excellent networking and connection opportunities for women in a male-dominated body repair industry, announced that this year’s sponsorship campaign is key to the organization’s goal of attracting , to retain and advance women in the collision industry.
“Our sponsors have been a key factor in WIN’s growth and our ability to execute on strategic initiatives to strengthen our network, resource our industry and expand our capacity,” said Jessica Rob, President of Sponsorships for WIN and Distribution Program Manager at AkzoNobel Coatings Inc. “We appreciate and thank all of our sponsors for their commitment to women in industry through continued financial, leadership and resource support since our inception.”
WIN sponsors are industry leaders from all segments of the collision repair business who value the network’s mission to achieve industry sustainability by accessing talent, skills, state of spirit, energy and drive of women in the talent pool.
Due to the changing landscape of the workplace and the current state of the industry, potential employees today are looking for organizations that provide professional development opportunities and invest in training their employees at the beyond the usual benefits. Sponsoring an organization such as WIN is a great way for employers to utilize the resources and events offered by WIN.
“We host many events and learning opportunities for our members throughout the year focusing on three initiatives: scholarships, resourcing industry and celebrating excellence through the program. MIW, all made possible through the support of sponsors,” said Rob.
Many sponsorship level opportunities exist for WIN supporters, with various features and benefits available across all six program levels:
- One year free subscriptions
- Annual Education Conference Pass
- Recognition of events, websites and social media platforms
- WIN New Member Orientation Packages
“WIN Sponsorship is designed for companies that see themselves as leaders in the automotive industry by addressing the challenges facing the collision repair industry,” said Michelle Sullivan, Director of US Sales – East for AkzoNobel Automotive and Specialty Coatings North America, a company that has long been a diamond-level WIN sponsor. “This includes engaging women as essential contributors to the workforce.
“At AkzoNobel, we want to ensure that our workforce reflects the companies and markets where we operate, as team diversity enhances our ability to serve our customers. Therefore, we support WIN’s mission to drive the future of collision repair by attracting, advancing and developing women. »
Jenny Anderson, Director of Sales for Entegral, an integrated software solution powered by Enterprise, has served on WIN’s Board of Directors for seven years and now serves as Past Chair of the Board. She notes that Enterprise, a platinum sponsor of WIN, has long prioritized diversity and supported women.
“With locations in thousands of communities around the world, Enterprise makes a point of hiring locally and ensuring its workforce represents the diversity of the communities in which it operates,” said Anderson. “WIN would not be able to do what we do without our sponsors, and we are very grateful to them for their continued contributions and support. These partnerships fuel our mission to support women in the collision industry who strive to excel in their endeavors.
For more information on the WIN referral program and the benefits of becoming a sponsor, click on here or contact a member of the sponsorship committee at [email protected].
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