"The WEA is the premier business association in Manitoba."

Trevor Westwood
Gourmet Coffee and Vending

In the News...

Upcoming Events

  • January 4 - Inspirational Day
  • February 7 - Event at Torque Brewing

 

 

Upcoming Business Profile Talks

  •  December 21st & 28th - No Meeting
  •  January 4th - Inspiration Day
  •  January 11th - Lee Klassen, Greenlawn Yard Company

 

 

Upcoming Board & Committee Meetings

  • Membership Committee Meeting, January 25th
  • Board Meeting, January 29th

FAQs

Here are some Frequently Asked Questions about the Winnipeg Executives Association:

Q. How often does the Association meet?
A. The WEA meets every Friday at the Norwood Hotel for lunch. Meetings start at 12:15pm and end promptly at 1:30pm. The Association does not meet on long weekends in the summer season or the last week of the year.

Q. What is the cost of membership?
A. Current fees are $1080 per year plus GST, billed quarterly. Fees include lunch.

Q. What are the attendance, leads and business with expectations of members?
A.  Members are required to maintain a minimum of 50% attendance to meetings and a minimum of 75% Measurement of Value rating over the term of the year. Points are given for leads, business with members, visits to members, and attending special events.

Q. What is the format of the meetings?
A. The meeting starts with lunch, which is followed by announcements, roll call, a three minute break where members conduct business and exchange leads and then a 20 minute Business Profile Talk conducted by one of the members.

Q. I'm interested in one of your open categories, but it is only a small part of my business.  Can I still apply?
A. No.  The category that you own in the WEA must comprise at least 75% of your business.

Q. I see that the business category that I am in is currently filled. How can I let the Association know that if the opportunity presents itself, I would be interested in membership?
A. Please send a letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a brief description of your business, what category you are interested in, and we will keep it on file for consideration if the opportunity presents itself.

Q. What happens to members that don't achieve their minimum Measurement of Value?
A. Any member that is not at 75% or better MOV at the end of the fiscal year (September) will forfeit their membership and their category will be declared open.

Here are some Frequently Asked Questions about the Winnipeg Executives Association
 
Q. How often does the Association meet?
 
A. The WEA meets every Friday at the Norwood Hotel for lunch. Meetings start at 12:15pm and end promptly at 1:30pm. The Association does not meet on long weekends in the summer season or the last week of the year.  
 
Q. What is the cost of membership?
 
A. Current fees are approximately $1250 per year, billed quarterly.  Fees include lunch.
 
Q. What are the attendance, leads and business with expectations of members?
 
A.  Members are required to maintain a minimum of 50% attendance to meetings and a minimum of 75% Measurement of Value rating over the term of the year.  Points are given for leads, business with members, visits to members, conducting a profile talk and attending special events.
 
Q. What is the format of the meetings?
 
A. The meeting starts with lunch, which is followed by announcements, roll call, a three minute break where members conduct business and exchange leads and then a 20 minute Business Profile Talk conducted by one of the members.  
 
Q. I'm interested in one of your open catagories, but it is only a small part of my business.  Can I still apply?
 
A. No.  The catagory that you own in the WEA must compromise at least 75% of your business.
 
Q. I see that the business catagory that I am in is currently filled.  How can I let the Association know that if the opportunity presents itself, I would be interested in membership?
 
A. Please send a letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a brief description of your business, what catagory you are interested in, and we will keep it on file for consideration if the opportunity presents itself.
 
Q. What happens to members that don't achieve their minimum Measurement of Value?
 
A. Any member that is not at 75% or better MOV at the end of the fiscal year (September) will forfeit their membership and their catagory will be declared open.