About Us

WOMEN WHO ROCK, INC, WORKS TO INSPIRE COMMUNITY AMONG WOMEN WHO WORK WITHIN THE MINING INDUSTRY, AND WITH EXECUTIVES AND INDUSTRY LEADERS WHO ARE EAGER TO CREATE MORE TECHNICAL, TRADE AND LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN IN MINING.

Women Who Rock

Founded by Elena Mayer, MBA, in 2014, the professional and social network has grown to more than 600 active members, male and female, from academia, international mining corporations, non-profit organizations, NGO’s, legal firms and supply and service industries.

Globally, the mining industry is seeking to recruit more talented female professionals; our goal is to encourage organizations to support and encourage women to actively pursue the many dynamic career paths offered within the mining sector.

OUR MISSION

VISION: Women Who Rock is committed to empowering women and to improving gender diversity in the mining industry. It aspires to be an integral part of positive change and leadership in the profession.

MISSION: Women Who Rock strives to be a key stakeholder and spearhead innovative changes that improve the image of our industry, ignite curiosity about it, and connect aspiring women to leading figures in the sector.

STRATEGY: Women Who Rock’s strategy is based on three principles: connecting people in the mining industry, conveying the positive side of the industry and collaborating with industry organizations that share similar views on the importance of gender diversity in mining.

Team

THEY ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT THE MINING INDUSTRY, AND ABOUT COLLABORATING WITH PROGRESSIVE CORPORATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONAL PARTNERS, TO HELP RECRUIT MORE TALENTED PROFESSIONALS INTO MINING.  MEET THE TEAM AT WOMEN WHO ROCK, INC.

BECOME A MEMBER

If you are a professional who is committed to creating awareness and opportunities for women in mining, we invite you to become a member of our organization! You will receive our newsletter, invitations to upcoming industry networking events and more.

Women Who Rock members are also encouraged to publish articles as guest writers on our blog. Share your valuable professional insights, career advice and organizational initiatives or upcoming events.

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UPCOMING EVENT

Join us for an upcoming industry event or presentation.  Browse our previous events and learn more about the dynamic organizations that support career opportunities for women in mining worldwide.

To Be Announced

November 10, 2016 at 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Place: To be announced.
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Igualdad de Género: Creando Oportunidades – Gender Equality: Creating Opportunities

June 6, 2016 at 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Place: Canadian Embassy, Buenos Aires
Argentina

Mentorship Event: Experiences Shared from our Mining Leaders

April 26, 2016 at 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Place: Fairmont Waterfront Hotel, Vancouver
Mentorship Event

Second Annual Auction for Action

October 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Place: Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto
Second Annual Auction for Action

Hard Hats and High Heels

June 8, 2015 at 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Place: Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
Hard Hats High Heels

Birthday Celebration

May 8, 2015 at 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Place: Sassafras Restaurant, Toronto
WWR Cake

First Annual Auction for Action

October 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Place: Shangri-La Hotel, Toronto
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Summer Heat

July 16, 2014 at 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Place: Cube Nightclub, Toronto
Summer Heat Women Who Rock

Mines & Wines

May 8, 2014 at 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Place: iYellow Wine Club, Toronto
Mines and Wines Women Who Rock

Media

WOMEN WHO ROCK IS PLEASED TO SHARE MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS FROM PAST EVENTS AND SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS, AS WE GENERATE AWARENESS FOR THE LIMITLESS CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE FOR WOMEN IN MINING.

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Blog

WE SHARE EXCITING DEVELOPMENTS, PROGRAMS AND NEWS ITEMS SHOWCASING WOMEN IN MINING, AND EXCEPTIONAL GLOBAL ORGANIZATIONS WHO PROMOTE ADVANCEMENT AND NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN IN THE MINING SECTOR.
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CONTACT

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WOMEN WHO ROCK, INC., BECOMING A MEMBER, OR SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR ONE OF OUR UPCOMING EVENTS, CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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Contact Info

Women Who Rock, Inc. is based in Toronto, Ontario Canada. For media inquiries, or general questions about our organization, please contact us.

  • Toronto, Ontario Canada
  • 416-471-6912
  • info@womenwhorock.ca