WEX Tech Talk Portland Was a Success; What’s Next?

Tech Talk Portland

For more than a year, WEX has been providing a regular platform for our community to come together to learn about how cutting-edge technologies impact our work—meeting with colleagues over food and drink while discussing innovative ways to achieve our goals as a company. These Tech Talks have been so popular that we recently expanded… Read more »

WEX Helps United Way Kickoff Annual Campaign

united we can 2018

What do 2,000 cans of vegetables and chickpeas get you? A massive sculpture in the shape of a tree—and a whole lot of food to fill pantries and bellies throughout Maine’s Cumberland County this winter. Last month marked WEX’s third year of participating in the United We CAN food sculpture contest, community food drive and… Read more »

WEX Takes Tech Talks Public

Tech Talk Portland

As a technology company, we are always looking for innovative ways to achieve our goals. That’s why WEX began Tech Talks: a platform for our global community to come together and share how their work interacts with cutting-edge technologies and topics like blockchain, artificial intelligence, and more. Inspired by the popularity of these seminars, we’re evolving… Read more »

Here’s Looking at You, Kids: Giving Back to Maine’s Littlest Residents

In addition to a team of us participating in July’s Tri for a Cure triathlon—read all about that here—WEX has been up to lots of good this summer. That includes sponsoring fundraising events we’re passionate about, contributing brainpower and resources to educational programs and getting active for a good cause. This month’s philanthropy roundup is… Read more »

It’s Summertime, and the Caring Is Easy

At WEX, philanthropy is a year-round endeavor, and we don’t slow down for summer. Globally, we celebrated our first-ever “Month of Caring” in May. When we acquired EFS a few years ago, we admired the “Volunteer Week” initiative they had in place. We wanted to expand it into something even bigger and better, and that… Read more »

Dirty Hands & Big Hearts

WEXers are used to working hard, and for over 20 years they’ve dedicated their time to make a difference in the greater Portland community by volunteering for the United Way’s Day of Action. This year, our team of 123 employees joined an army of close to 2,000 other volunteers to lend a helping hand to… Read more »

New Horizons for CodeX for Kids

As a technology company, we’re invested in making sure today’s youth have the skills they’ll need for the jobs of tomorrow. That’s the impetus behind CodeX, a program we launched last year to teach coding skills to youth aged 8 to 13. Developed in partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Maine, each… Read more »