The 5th Annual Build A Dream is November 2, 2017!

Attention Employers in Skilled Trades, STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) and the Law EnfEmployer Build a Dream Flyerorcement industry, learn how you can:

  • Build the dream workforce
  • Network with fellow business leaders
  • Interact and engage with potential future employees

Attention Young Women in Grades 9, 10 or 11, attend Build a Dream 2017 with your parents or guardian, so you can:

  • Learn about career opportunities
  • Meet future employers
  • Hear from successful women in Windsor-Essex

Register at or visit If you’re interested in sponsoring the event, click here.



We support the development of a strong, sustainable local economy by:

Fostering understanding of current and future workforce needs,

Facilitating partners to make strategic investment in education, training and employment opportunities; and

Creating opportunities to influence and advocate for change in the community with respect to workforce development.


Workforce WindsorEssex (legally Workforce Development Board Windsor Essex) was created as an independent, community-based board in October 2008 as a result of significant foundation work by the City of Windsor, County of Essex, WindsorEssex Development Commission and Province of Ontario.

The board members are community leaders with a strategic outlook on the Windsor-Essex community as a whole in addition to ties to key sectors in business, labour, health, social welfare, new comers and education.

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