PROFESSIONAL AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AT WILLSON
From its senior leadership and employees across the organization, Willson International believes in giving back to our communities and being involved in professional organizations.
WILLSON IN OUR TRADE COMMUNITY
Willson International is proud of its many employees and leadership team members who play an active role in furthering their own professional development and contribute to the success of our industry as a whole through associations.
The majority of our staff members are certified customs and logistics specialists in both Canada and the U.S.
Willson executives also play an active role in advising regulators and associations on proposed changes, as well as serving on a variety of government and industry boards and committees. The company participates actively in the Canadian Society of Customs Brokers (CSCB), CSCB Toronto Regional Council, I.E. Canada and Association of International Customs and Border Agencies (AICBA).
Angela Collins, our Vice President, Canadian & U.S. Brokerage Operations and Regulatory Affairs was elected Chair of the Canadian Society of Customs Brokers (CSCB) on September 26, 2016, at the annual conference. The CSCB is the official voice of all member customs broker companies in Canada, leading many broker initiatives and dealing directly with the government. Angela also serves as a Board of Director Member for the Ontario Produce Marketing Association (OPMA) and served as a past Board of Director member for the Association of International Customs and Border Agencies (AICBA) and the CSCB Toronto Regional Council.
WILLSON IN OUR COMMUNITY
From a charitable standpoint, the company is deeply committed to helping our local communities prosper. Chairman and CEO Peter Willson is personally involved in numerous charitable organizations. Currently he is the Director of the Heart & Stroke Foundation; previously he served as the Board Chair for the Trillium Health Centre Foundation as well as organizing, hosting and participating in various events. Some of the many organizations Willson International supports include: