President and CEO
World Trade Centre Winnipeg
Mariette Mulaire is the President and CEO of the World Trade Centre Winnipeg since its official opening in April 2013. In addition, she serves as member of the board of the World Trade Centers Association. Prior to that, she was the President and CEO of ANIM since its inception in 2007, where she was involved in numerous economic development initiatives on behalf of Manitoba including spearheading the creation and hosting of Centrallia, the first international B2B forum of its kind in Western Canada. Her previous economic development experience includes holding the position of Executive Director for the Economic Development Council for Manitoba Bilingual Municipalities for ten years, and employment with both the Department of Western Economic Diversification Canada as well as the Department of Canadian Heritage.
Mariette Mulaire represents the World Trade Centre Winnipeg internationally, sitting on several global boards of directors, including the Canada-Israel Industrial Research Development Foundation (CIIRDF) and the Canadian-Turkish Business Council.
In addition to these responsibilities, Mariette Mulaire readily volunteers as an active member on several boards and organizations within Manitoba, including the Manitoba Film and Music board and co-chair of the Canada Summer Games 2017 Host Society.
She was awarded the Ordre des francophones d’Amérique in 2010, was the May 2011 recipient of the YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction award under the “Leadership” category, and received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2012. She is the 2015 recipient of the Award of Excellence – Promotion of Linguistic Duality from the Commissioner of Official languages. Mariette Mulaire holds a national designation with the Canadian Institute of Management (CIM) as a Professional Manager, in management and administration as well as holds the Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) designation from the Forum for International Trade Training (FITT).