Meet a (Returning) WEXer: 4 of Our Favorite Interns Are Back!

"Meet a Returning Intern" written next to a backpack and pair of shoes.

Four of our superstar interns this summer also participated in our inaugural intern program last year. What brought Adrian, Brent, John and Simone to WEX again? And now that we’re halfway through summer, how do they feel about the decision to boomerang back? We’ll let them tell you for themselves. What brought you back to… Read more »

WEX Worldwide: What’s to Love About Life Down Under

WEX Worldwide: Australia written over Melbourne's skyline

Want to know what it’s like to live and work in Melbourne, Australia? Our newest blog series, WEX Worldwide, goes straight to the source, asking our international employees why they love our locations—and why you will, too. Following our profile on our payment solutions comrades in London, we’re heading across the Indian Ocean to catch… 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 »

Sabbatical Stories: A Bucket List Journey

When deciding what to do with her sabbatical last fall, Peggy Watson mulled over several options from her bucket list. Our vice president of product and marketing for global fleet, a 20-year veteran of WEX, says, “I was looking to get exposure to new things and to indulge my creative side and some interests that… Read more »

WEX Worldwide: Across the Pond

Want to know what it’s like to live and work in London, UK? With our newest blog series, WEX Worldwide, we’re going straight to the source and asking some of our international employees why they love our locations – and why you will, too. Home to Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, and Big Ben, London… Read more »

WEX Intern Program Expands

We had ambitious goals when we launched our first formal internship program in 2017 at our South Portland headquarters. After hosting 32 students last summer, we have now welcomed a new group of 90 interns working in 8 of our North American locations. The growth of our internship program and its 10-week curriculum are part… Read more »

Tech Talks Continue to Bring Innovative Ideas to WEX

Attendees at one of WEX's Tech Talks

We put technology at the forefront, and are always looking for new and better ways to achieve our goals. That’s why we created WEX Tech Talks, a forum for our tech community to come together, share ideas, and get inspired. Described as a “show and tell for adults,” Tech Talks have enabled our global technology… Read more »

WEX Receives United Way’s Highest Honor

WEX employee carrying mulch during a day of community volunteering

The Spirit of Greater Portland Award was recently presented to WEX by the United Way in recognition of our partnership with the organization, as well as our volunteer efforts and the role leadership plays in promoting a culture of philanthropy and community support. Check out this video to learn more from Melissa Smith, WEX President… Read more »

Cares for Kids Radiothon

WEX employee wearing Dr. Seuss hat with the WEX logo on it at the Radiothon

WEX Corporate Philanthropy and individual WEXers recently joined forces to make a powerful contribution to the 13th annual Cares for Kids Radiothon to benefit The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital (BBCH) in Portland, Maine. As a premier corporate sponsor of the event, we provided a $10,000 matching gift challenge for online donations. As a result, the… Read more »