The Workforce Development Board (WDB) welcomes Vienne Duchene to the team on Monday, June 27th for eight weeks under the Canada Summer Jobs program, taking on the role of Marketing Assistant.
“We are happy to welcome Vienne to the team,” said CEO Jennifer Lamantia. “Through the Canada Summer Jobs program, we are able to provide practical work experience and mentorship opportunities for our new team member.”
In her role as Marketing Assistant, Vienne will work with Rachel Brown, Community Development and Communications Coordinator, to support many marketing activities including producing and proofreading communications materials such as writing social posts, creating content for WDB’s monthly Community Connections newsletter and providing support on a number of marketing-related projects.
“I am very excited to have the opportunity to join the team!” says Vienne. “Looking forward to the experience I will gain for my future career.”
Vienne is currently studying at St. Clair College where she is working towards completion of a 2-year Public Relations Diploma. She has hands on experience in producing marketing materials for various events including press releases, news and radio stories for on air shows, and social media content.
Workforce Development Board is a not-for-profit organization serving Peterborough, Northumberland, Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton. Founded in 1996, WDB is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development to provide labour market information, coordinate employment and training services, and engage employer communities.
For more information, visit wdb.ca or call 705-749-3250 (toll-free 1-800-340-0111).