Commonly referred to as The Digital Diplomat, W.E. Da’Cruz is an economic empowerment strategist in global entrepreneurship who continues to grow businesses through authenticity and advocacy for helping people across the world. Aspiring diplomat turned businesswoman, she co-founded the Virtual Global Consultant (VGC) Group in 2016, which develops and designs eCommerce systems that help generate revenue online for people, companies, and organizations. VGC customizes established platforms and software that make shipping and collecting payment easier for businesses in emerging markets.
She started the company after struggling to find a job after graduate school and grew it to over a quarter million in revenue in her first year. W.E. is responsible for helping to generate millions of dollars a year in at-will donations and business sales for her clients, with a large concentration in Africa.
Through her company, W.E. has created global employment in underserved communities, hiring more than 30 people spanning across four continents around the world including Kenya, Ghana, Philippines, Canada, Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and across the United States. She has successfully built and managed digital systems and trained her employees in the areas of administration, design, development, editorial and more.
In her spare time, she continues to research and write thought-provoking articles on the impacts of digital technologies and eCommerce systems on homegrown businesses and the labor force in developing countries around the world. Becoming an authority in this space, her goal is to serve as an advisor to heads of government on socioeconomic issues someday.
W.E. sits on the board of the United Nations Associations Greater Detroit Chapter and is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated.