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County to Host April 24 Workshop "Exporting 101 for Manufacturers"

April 10, 2013

On Wednesday, April 24, 2013, the County of Bucks Business Development Department, in conjunction with the Bucks County Commissioners, Fulton Bank, and the Lower Bucks County Chamber of Commerce, continues the Fulton Bank Business Series 2013 by presenting Exporting 101 for Manufacturers. The event will be held at the Lower Bucks County Chamber of Commerce, 409 Hood Blvd., Fairless Hills, PA 19030. Networking and registration begin at 8:00 a.m. The program starts promptly at 8:15 a.m. and concludes at 10:30 a.m.

The global market is more than four times larger than the US market. Join our panel as they offer solutions to help your business achieve a new avenue for growth with export opportunities. Scheduled members of the panel include:

  • Holly Meng, Senior Specialist, International Business, Temple University Small Business Development Center

  • Dale Foote, International Trade Specialist, World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia

  • Tony Ceballos, Director, US Commercial Service, US Export Assistance Center

  • Michael Thomas, VP, Sales, International Group, Fulton Bank

  • John Xu, Lender Relations Specialist & International Trade Officer, US Small Business Administration

  • Tim Charlesworth, Esq., Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba; and Board Member, Bucks County International Trade Council

Pre-registration is requested due to limited seating; however, there is no charge to attend the event. To register for the workshop, please contact the County of Bucks Business Development Administrator, Sonia Smith, at 215-345-3839 or at srsmith@co.bucks.pa.us.

The County of Bucks Business Development Department helps entrepreneurs and companies navigate the public and private sector resources available to the business community. Its free services include resource provision, workshop education, and networking opportunities. For more information about the county's Business Development programs and offerings, please visit the official County of Bucks website, www.buckscounty.org.