Communications Ambassador


Communications Ambassadors are committed to amplifying stories in Calgary’s startup community via personal social media channels.



  • Write news stories for Startup Calgary’s website

  • Create images and posts from startup community events for Startup Calgary social media channels

  • Promote Startup Calgary events via personal social media channels


  • Have clear, concise and creative communication

  • Knowledge of language used in the startup community

  • Interest in attending startup community events

  • Strong personal brand and social media presence

  • Communications Ambassadors must commit to a minimum of 40 hours per-year.


  • Apply to the Communications Ambassador program

  • Complete the online application form and accept the volunteer waiver and confidentiality agreement.

  • If selected, attend a interview

  • Attend Communications Ambassador training

  • Review the Startup Community 101 presentation

  • Sign up for volunteer shifts via google doc

  • Notify Startup Calgary if you cannot fulfill your commitment