STELIA North America Partners With Women in Aerospace Atlantic as Founding Corporate Member
Funding provided through this Corporate Membership demonstrates STELIA's commitment to the advancement of women in the Aerospace & Defence sector and is a testament to the company's exemplary level of Corporate Social Responsibility and focus on workplace gender and diversity initiatives. The funding will support ongoing activities with WIA-Canada Atlantic to promote and advance careers for women in this industry.
"Women in Aerospace Canada Atlantic is extremely proud to partner with STELIA Aerospace North America through this Founding Corporate Membership,"
Claude Baril, Managing Director of STELIA Aerospace North America noted "Women account for 30% of our workforce encompassing roles from production of aircraft parts, engineering and management positions. We feel that having a gender diverse workforce provides us a competitive advantage. Being gender diverse improves our productivity, fosters better decision making and accounts for higher employee satisfaction and retention. Women can occupy any position in the company, and we could easily reach parity if there were enough women applying for positions at STELIA. STELIA North America is proud to partner with Women in Aerospace Canada Atlantic in support of their efforts to increase visibility for the many talented women working across the industry and their focuses on helping women achieve progressive leadership roles."
ABOUT WOMEN IN AEROSPACE CANADA
Women in Aerospace Canada is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to expanding women's opportunities for leadership and professional development as well as increasing their visibility in the aerospace community by creating a professional network in Canada and around the globe. The Atlantic arm of WIA-Canada was established in 2015. For more information, please visit www.wia-canada.org.
ABOUT STELIA AEROSPACE NORTH AMERICA
STELIA Aerospace North America (Composite Manufacturing)