World Trade Week NYC kiCk-off eveNT 2023WedNesdaY, MaY 10, 2023 | 1:00 - 4:00 PMPROGRAM
3WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023Welcome to the annual World Trade Week NYC Kick-Off event. World Trade Week, which occurs during the third full week of May, was established in 1935 by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and is recognized annually since 1948 by presidential proclamation. The New York District Export Council’s (NYDEC) World Trade Week NYC (WTW NYC) program provides a valuable platform for engagement. Local, state, and federal agencies focused on international trade and transportation, New York City’s diplomatic community, trade organizations, nonprots, businesses of all sizes and other stakeholders come together each year to remind us of the important role global trade in goods and services plays in growing good jobs for New Yorkers and in keeping the New York metropolitan economy strong.New York District Export Council members and World Trade Week NYC partner organizations volunteer their time throughout the year to connect, network, share resources and plan World Trade Week activities. In Spring 2023, we held three partner meetings in February, March and April that featured presentations by the U.S. Council for International Business and the NY/NJ Foreign Freight Forwarders and Brokers Association. We shared updated contacts and information about the range of programs available to help New York’s small and medium size business succeed in the global marketplace.Thanks to our partner organizations, WTW NYC has expanded to include a wide range of activities during the entire month of May designed to reach a broad and diverse audience.
4WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023NYDEC/ World Trade Week NYC 2023 HOSTNew York District Export Council www.newyorkdec.orgThe New York DEC helps small and medium-sized businesses in the New York City metropolitan area and eastern New York State with all aspects of the export process. We offer both counseling and advice to rms interested in exporting for the rst time or in expanding their international markets. We can also help identify sources for export nancing & insurance.CO-CHAIRSRobin van Puyenbroeck | Executive Director-Business Development, World Trade Centers AssociationBethann Rooney | Director, Port Department, The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey
5WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023NYDEC/ World Trade Week NYC 2023 STEERING COMMITTEEPeter Bengston, New York Public LibrarySusan Hettleman, U.S. Department of CommerceBarney Lehrer, New York District Export CouncilCarmela Mammas, U.S. Department of CommerceNancy Ploeger, IWEC FoundationNicol Polidoro, Port Authority of New York & New JerseyAndrea Ratay, New York District Export CouncilWanda Sample, New York/New Jersey Foreign Freight Forwarders & Brokers AssociationJoe Schoonmaker, New York District Export CouncilLene Skou, Weissman Center for International Business, Baruch CollegeKinda Younes, ITAC
6WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023Agenda 1:00pm Registration and Networking2:00pm Welcome and Opening Remarks Andrea Ratay, NYDEC Chair Myung-Soo Lee, Director, Weissman Center for International Business, Baruch College Robin van Puyenbroeck, Executive Director-Business Development, World Trade Centers Association, Co-Chair and Presenting Sponsor 2:15pm Announcement of Awards2:40pm Supply Chain Panel Discussion: Digitizing the Global Supply Chain: Opportunities and Challenges Moderator: Pete Mento, Senior Vice President Compliance, Trafc Tech, Inc. Panelists: Declan Daly, Chief Operating Ofcer, United States Council for International Business Carli Gallagher, Vice President, Business Development Northeast Region, Avalon Risk Management Insurance Agency LLC Ross Pruitt, Business Development Manager, Maersk TenaVel Thomas, Port Director, Port of New York/Newark, New York Field Ofce, U.S. Customs & Border Protection Audience Q & A3:25pm Closing Remarks: Kinda Younes, Executive Director, ITAC3:30pm Networking Continues (In-Person Attendees)4:00pm Conclusion of In-Person Event
7WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023SpeakersDECLAN DALY Chief Operating Ofcer, USCIBDeclan Daly joined USCIB in August 2018 as Senior Vice President and CFO. Daly now serves as COO, overseeing ATA Carnet and Trade Services and IT.Prior to USCIB, Daly was with CSI Sports, an international multimedia company operating in over 40 countries, where he was VP of Finance and Operations. Prior to that, he was CFO of Geptek/GTI, which consists of a Trading Group and an Environmental Service Group, serving various industries through a network of domestic and global suppliers, partners and service providers. Other positions included Director of Finance for the FW Dodge division of McGraw-Hill and Director of Finance and Business Manager for Simon & Schuster.Daly, a CPA, earned an MBA as well as a BS in Accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University.CARLI GALLAGHER Vice President, Business Development Northeast Region, Avalon Risk ManagementCarli joined Avalon in 2007 as an Account Executive eager to assimilate and contribute to the logistics industry. With 15 years of invaluable experience, Carli delivers expertise and solutions to her clients, while always focusing on relationships and integrity. She also dedicates her time to training and mentoring her colleagues to aid in Avalon’s overall growth and sales efforts.
8WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023SpeakersAs a graduate of Michigan State University, Carli has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing. She is a licensed insurance broker and further expanded her prociency by earning the designation of Certied Insurance Counselor. She is an active member of several trade organizations including the JFK Airport Customs Brokers & Association and the New York/New Jersey Foreign Freight Forwarders Association.PETE MENTO Senior Vice President Compliance, Trafc Tech, Inc. Pete Mento knows an incredible amount about trade.Pete specializes in the elimination, recovery and minimization of duties and taxes associated with importing and exporting. He also assists companies with import and export trade compliance, audit defense and cargo security programs. He is considered one of the most insightful and connected trade professionals in the world and his projects have recovered over $1 billion in duties, taxes and fees over his 30-year career.Pete has served as Partner and Practice Leader for tax rms like Ryan, KPMG and Crowe. He has also run the global Customs operations and consultancies for major Freight Forwarding Firms like Expeditors, C.H. Robinson and Crane Worldwide.Pete is a Customs House Broker who also received his Masters Degree in Government (Trade Theory Focus) from Harvard University and did his undergraduate work at Maine Maritime Academy where he served ve consecutive terms as a member of the advisory board. His Doctoral studies at the University of Durham in the United Kingdom in Trade Law focused on how economics and geopolitics interconnect.Pete is a noted Trade Academic who has written many articles and working papers on Trade Theory and Trade Practices especially the role programs like C-TPAT and AEO had on the global economy.
9WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023SpeakersPete is a highly sought-after speaker for events all over the world. A former professional standup comedian, he has conducted sold out lectures to tens of thousands of people in every imaginable venue – from university lecture halls to night clubs. His style of mixing economics, history and humor is always a welcome change for his clients and students. His Trade School webinar series has become the standard for staying up to date on issues of global commerce and his podcast “Trade Geek” boasts over 10,000 subscribers.He is the most unlikely trade nerd you will ever meet.MYUNG-SOO LEE Professor of Marketing and International Business and Director, The Weissman Center for International BusinessMyung-Soo Lee is Professor of Marketing and International Business of the Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College. He is also Director of the Weissman Center for International Business. Professor Lee received his BBA from Chung-Ang University in Seoul, Korea, his MBA degree from SUNY at Albany and his PhD degree from SUNY at Buffalo. Since he joined Baruch College in 1990, he has served various administrative roles of Interim Provost, Vice Provost for Global Initiatives and Interim Dean. He also served as Chair of the Allen G. Aaronson Department of Marketing and International Business and as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs of the Zicklin School. His research interests are in the eld of consumer information search, attitude toward advertising and the interface between marketing and entrepreneurship. He has published works in numerous scholarly journals including Journal of Consumer Research and Journal of Marketing Research. Professor Lee has delivered marketing seminars to such corporations as KPMG, Northwestern Mutual Insurance Company and Mid-Manhattan Small Business Development Center at Baruch College.
10WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023SpeakersROSS PRUETT Business Development Manager, MaerskRoss Pruett is part of the Business Development team at Maersk, one of the world’s largest asset-based integrators of end-to-end supply chain and logistics services. Ross has responsibility for prospective growth in the Retail and Lifestyle verticals and is regularly called upon as a subject matter expert on warehousing and distribution solutions.Over his career, Ross managed large distribution centers in Mexico for GXO logistics, multi-site management throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa for Brightpoint, now CEVA Logistics, and multiple cross-border operations along the U.S. / Mexico border. He managed channel sales for Crown Equipment responsible for export sales to 24 markets in Latin America and Caribbean, as well as designing and selling industrial warehouse equipment systems throughout the Southwest U.S. and northern Mexico for the Raymond Corporation.Ross served as a Senior Trade Advisor for the International Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce, heading up strategic denition for the bureau’s work along the U.S. / Mexico and Canada borders in bilateral trade facilitation in promotion of the President’s National Export Initiative. Ross served in the U.S. Army as a Latin American Cryptologic Intelligence Linguist.He holds a Master of Industrial Distribution from Texas A&M, an MS in Accounting from The University of Texas at Dallas, a BA in Latin American Studies from Baylor University, and is a graduate of the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, California. He has guest lectured at various business and engineering classes and done research work in the area of Expectancy Disconrmation focusing on customer churn strategies.
11WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023SpeakersROBIN VAN PUYENBROECK Executive Director-Business Development, World Trade Centers AssociationRobin van Puyenbroeck currently serves as the Executive Director-Business Development at the World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) alongside the senior leadership team in leading the headquarters and regional staff operations. He has more than 20 years of experience in international business development, corporate strategy and non-prot leadership. Most recently, he served as Vice President-Business Development for Ethan Allen Global where he effectively managed and grew a network of international licensees and developed strategies for building B2B contract business. He holds J.D. and L.L.M degrees in international law from Ghent University and Université Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium. ANDREA RATAY Chair, New York District Export CouncilAndrea Ratay is the Head of Global Trade Finance at TD Bank N. A. She has been a Trade Finance banker for 25 years. Having started her banking career with Irving Trust, she has covered diverse commercial markets in the middle market and large corporate sectors, structuring risk management and working capital solutions for importers and exporters. Andrea is a Certied International Credit Professional and has taught Business and International Trade courses in the SUNY system and at NYU. She has volunteered on the New York District Export Council since 2006 and is currently the Chair of the Council. Andrea is also serving on the U.S. Department of Commerce Trade Finance
12WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023SpeakersAdvisory Council to address gaps in supply chain and trade nance. Prior to entering banking, Andrea worked on the Reagan-Bush campaign and at the U.S. Department of Commerce. Andrea earned her undergraduate degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business.TENAVEL T. THOMAS Port Director, Port of New York/Newark, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Ofce of Field Operations New York Field OfceMs. TenaVel Thomas is currently a member of the Senior Executive Service and serves as the Port Director of the Port of New York/Newark. Ms. Thomas leads over 1,000 employees and her area of responsibility includes the busiest seaport on the eastern seaboard, processing over $325 billion of import goods per year. Ms. Thomas also overseas Newark Liberty International Airport (NLIA). NLIA is a major international airport; ranked fourth busiest in the U.S., processing over 5 million passengers annually. The Port’s vast area of responsibility includes operations at one of nine International Mail Facilities (IMFs), ve container terminals with the highest volume on the east coast, three cruise ship terminals, where volume ranks sixth in the U.S., and ve General Aviation facilities that are ranked in the top ve for most private aircraft passengers in the United States. In this role, Ms. Thomas established a full-time resiliency team and a Therapy Dog program focusing on workforce care and resources to support employees and their families. Since then, the port has seen a 20% increase in requests for peer support.In the summer of 2021, Ms. Thomas served as the Acting Senior Executive Port Director of John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), where she successfully directed over 1,700 employees handling ve international passenger terminals, one IMF, 24 air cargo
13WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023Speakersfacilities, 91 containerized freight stations, two general order warehouses, 14 bonded warehouses, 11 foreign trade zones and 4 general aviation airports.In August of 2021, Ms. Thomas innovatively created a new Repatriation Center for refugees entering the U.S. at JFK. In March of 2020, Ms. Thomas was promoted to Assistant Port Director of Passenger Operations of JFK. In that role, Ms. Thomas maintained direct oversight of all units and entities within the Passenger Operations Division, which includes 104 Managerial staff, and 854 Bargaining Unit employees. Ms. Thomas and her team are credited with the successful implementation of Simplied Arrival at JFK.Ms. Thomas’ career has been lled with unsurpassed service and reward, holding a variety of leadership positions within CBP, to include Supervisory CBP Ofcer, Program Manager, Chief CBP Ofcer, Watch Commander, and acting Assistant Director of Field Operations, overseeing the Center for Intelligence, Targeting, and Enforcement in the New York Field Ofce (NYFO). Ms. Thomas also served as the Honor Guard Commander for the Port of JFK for multiple years and has represented JFK and CBP nationally in this capacity. Ms. Thomas was the 2020 recipient of the NYFO Director of Field Operations (DFO) Award for “Managerial Excellence” and the 2021 recipient of the NYFO DFO Award for “Transnational Crimes.”Ms. Thomas attended Monroe College and received an associate degree in Computer Information Systems in 2004. She continued her education at St. John’s University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Communications Arts. Ms. Thomas received a Master of Professional Studies degree in Criminal Justice Leadership from St. John’s University College of Professional Studies in 2008 and is a 2021 graduate of the University of Virginia, Darden School of Business CBP Leadership Institute. She entered the agency on July 14, 2008 as a CBP Ofcer.
14WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023SpeakersKINDA YOUNES Executive Director, ITACKinda is the Executive Director of ITAC, an advisement rm focused on helping manufacturing businesses across New York City drive their top- and bottom-line growth. As the NYC chapter of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership nationwide network, ITAC is part of the largest consulting network in the U.S., serving manufacturing and technology companies with fewer than 500 employees. Kinda brings to ITAC over twenty-ve years of experience in entrepreneurship, corporate development and operations management. Prior to joining ITAC, she was Chief Operating Ofcer of RevolutionWear, a successful startup combining innovative design with technology to create superior products in the menswear/athletic eld. Prior to that, she co-founded a patent-owning marketing technology company empowering organizations to bridge the gap between online marketing and in-store commerce through the use of universally unique shopping IDs. She also previously worked as management consultant at a number of technology and Internet startups, focusing mostly on operations management. Her prior experience includes working in PepsiCo’s Corporate Strategy department where she was part of the team responsible for determining Frito-Lay’s international expansion strategy. She started her career at Goldman Sachs in Mergers and Acquisitions. Kinda holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University (Canada) and an MBA from INSEAD (France).
15WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023AwardeesWTW NYC Small Business Global Trade AwardZANDERMwww.Zanderm.comPresented to a small business in the New York metropolitan region whose growth and achievements in their industry exemplify international success. Zanderm is a small business based in Queens producing medical cosmetic products. Eight years ago, while working on a completely different cosmetic project, Zanderm came upon an underserved group of medically challenged people who had lost pigment due to vitiligo. The company realized that it could adapt its combined knowledge to create a product that could help the 2% of the world’s population affected by this condition. The company was able to gain the attention of international organizations and foundations as well as physicians and hospitals worldwide.Today, the company is positioned to help people globally and Zanderm now ships its products worldwide. The company is able to make the most impact by selling directly to customers. It is continually rewarded through the stories its customers share about the impact that Zanderm products have on them, and their improved self-condence and quality of their daily lives. The company continues to reach out to expand awareness of and access to its products.The majority of Zanderm’s markets fall outside the United States and the company is aggressively looking to create more export opportunities. Zanderm has received tremendous help and support towards that end from ITAC, Empire State Development Global NY and the U.S. Department of Commerce.Zanderm’s 3-5-year international marketing plan is focused on launching multiple marketing and advertising campaigns targeted towards specic countries abroad. The goal of these campaigns is to increase awareness of Zanderm’s medical cosmetic products and attract new buyers to the company website, thereby increasing export sales.
16WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023AwardeesWTW NYC Rising Star AwardLAURA WEBER, LW PEARLwww.lwpearl.comPresented to an individual under 40 years of age in the New York metropolitan region for their achievements in the eld of international trade. Founded by Laura Weber in 2019, LW Pearl is a manufacturing and embroidery/textile service provider located in New York City’s Garment District. Since its establishment in 2019, the company has successfully served a diverse clientele base, comprising both domestic and international customers. LW Pearl has worked on pieces for top designers from Gabriela Hearst to Thom Browne and the company’s embroidery and embellishment work has been seen on some of the biggest names in fashion such as Anna Wintour, Michelle Obama, Beyoncé and Lady Gaga.LW Pearl approaches each project uniquely and prides itself on its ability to awlessly execute all stages of the sample development process through to the nal production. Laura Weber’s extensive experience with domestic and international clients has enabled the company to participate in various importing and/or exporting goods and services activities. Some examples of the company’s successful imports include hot x crystals from the Czech Republic, linen and tweed from Ireland, beads from Japan and pearls from Greece. In terms of exports, Laura Weber has successfully exported the company’s high-quality products to boutique stores in Ireland and sent production rounds to Pakistan and India. The company recently secured an eight-year contract as the ofcial outtter for the Irish Olympic Team which includes the Paris 2024 and Los Angeles 2028 Olympics. This achievement will increase LW Pearl’s exposure and support its growth plans.Laura Weber’s plan for the next 3-5 years is to see LW Pearl expand its international market reach through digital marketing investments, trade show attendance, strategic partnerships and product diversication. The company aims to build
17WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023Awardeesstrong relationships with potential international clients and customize its offerings to their requirements. LW Pearl is proud to be a member of the Tory Burch Fellowship; a recipient of the 2022 CFDA FMI Grant which supports NYC-based manufacturing facilities committed to improving their services through innovation and technology; and a recipient of the Nest Seal of Ethical Handcraft, the rst and only consumer-facing mark certifying that products from fashion to home decor are not just handcrafted - but ethically handcrafted. WTW NYC Innovation AwardSNS DESIGNwww.SNSDesign.comPresented to a company, organization or individual in the New York metropolitan region for leadership in developing a new idea or approach that has made a positive contribution to the eld of international trade.CEO of New York City-based SnS Design, Nisha Sawhney, works in an industry dominated by men. Born in India, she founded her own rm nearly two decades ago in Manhattan. Working with clients around the globe, SnS Design has succeeded beyond her dreams — most recently diversifying into the design of innovative medical devices. Today SnS Design designs many products that are manufactured overseas and is working on a number of products for manufacture in other parts of the world — as well as in the USA for American clients. She was featured in Forbes – “The Woman Who Could Design Anything and Did.”“If you build it, they will come” is the way a lot of entrepreneurs think. However, Nisha recognizes that the real secret is in being able to visualize a concept. For example, where do you want to sell your widget? Nisha recognizes that if it’s the global market and not just the U.S. that changes the design. Some people want to
18WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023Awardeesdesign and sell a product to a big company, some want to manufacture it themselves, while others want to do something else. For Nisha, successful industrial design is conceptualizing — including the whole business strategy — right from the beginning, then building it so they will come. The real satisfaction in industrial design, Nisha believes, is in combining informed design with informed materials choices so that the product is fast to market, user-friendly, aesthetically appealing, very durable, and, most importantly, superbly functional.The industry growth and achievements that exemplify SnS Design’s international success include Nisha’s work as both product designer and project manager for global consumer product companies like Haier, LG, Whirlpool, Westinghouse, Amana, Amcor, Eddie Bauer, Rosco, LiFeng, Temptu, Zipz and many more.She has been awarded utility and design patents for many consumer products. She has served as juror for a decade at The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and has been invited as speaker at CES events. She is on the United Inventors Association (UIA) Advisory Board as a product design expert and speaker educating entrepreneurs and inventors on how to bring their products to market. She has been featured as a product design expert and focus group expert on the PBS show - Make48. com. Nisha also volunteers to teach MBA students at NYU – Speed to Market, high school students at Teen Design Fair and underprivileged female youth.Nisha’s International Marketing Plan for the next 3-5 years includes launching CoachMyIdea for the global market and rolling out a medical device that has been patent granted in Japan, South Korea, Russia, and Israel. Currently, she is waiting for 11 more countries to grant a patent for the medical device.
19WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023AwardeesWTW NYC/NY DEC Appreciation Award JOE SCHOONMAKERPresented with deep appreciation for the long hours, incomparable expertise and diligent effort put forth on the World Trade Week NYC Steering Committee of the New York District Export Council. Joe Schoonmaker has been involved in the U.S. business community for over 3 decades working with a number of major nancial organizations while focusing on international banking, trade nance and credit insurance programs. For the past decade, Joe has been an insurance broker with Risk Protection International, LLC (RPI), which is headquartered in Shelton, Connecticut. (Joe works out of an ofce in NYC.) RPI specializes in trade credit and political risk insurance used by U.S. companies that export, import or sell products around the country. As Marketing Director, Joe works with many of the top international underwriters, which include the U.S. Export-Import Bank.Mr. Schoonmaker’s past international banking experience includes various ofcer positions with the American Express Bank, the State Street Bank of Boston, the Chase Manhattan Bank and the Bank of America. At this time, Joe is Secretary/Treasurer of the New York District Export Council (NYDEC), which is afliated with the U.S. Department of Commerce and was appointed to this volunteer position by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce. While head of the World Trade Council of Westchester, Joe won the President’s “E” Award for excellence in export promotion. He is a licensed insurance broker in the State of New York. Joe is a graduate of Fordham University with a degree in economics.Scholarship RecipientsWTW/WTCA SCholArShip: Hei Lai Lam, Baruch College/CUNY | Isabelle Rosa, FIT/SUNY
20WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023World Trade Week NYC 2023 Partner OrganizationsAssociation of Food IndustriesBaltic American Chamber of CommerceBerlin Business Ofce, USABlack Chamber of Commerce of New York City Inc.British American BusinessBritish Consulate General, Department for Business and TradeBrooklyn Small Business Development CenterBusiness Council for International UnderstandingChina General Chamber of Commerce – USAConsulate General in New York – Ontario Trade & InvestmentConsulate General of CanadaConsulate General of Greece, Greek Trade OfceConsulate General of GuatemalaConsulate General of Hungary in New YorkConsulate General of Iceland in New YorkConsulate General of Mexico in New YorkDelegation of the Basque Country to the United StatesEmpire State Development, Global NYEuropean-American Business Organization, Inc.European American Chamber of Commerce New YorkFashion Institute of Technology
21WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023World Trade Week NYC 2023 Partner OrganizationsFlanders Investment & TradeForeign Trade Commissioners AssociationGlobal Chamber New York CityGovernment of Israel Economic MissionGreater New York Chamber of CommerceHong Kong Association of New YorkHong Kong Economic and Trade Ofce in New York (HKETONY)Hong Kong Trade Development CouncilIcelandic-American Chamber of CommerceIndustrial & Technology Assistance CorporationInternational Women’s Entrepreneurial ChallengeInvestment and Trade Ofce, Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Ofce in the United StatesItalian Trade Commission – New York OfceKorea International Trade AssociationMaison de la Région OccitanieManhattan Chamber of CommerceMAPLE Business CouncilMATRADE New YorkMid-Atlantic – Eurasia Business CouncilMidtown Manhattan Small Business Development CenterNational LGBT Chamber of Commerce NY
22WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023World Trade Week NYC 2023 Partner OrganizationsNational Veteran Business Development CouncilNew York District Export CouncilNew York Israel Chamber of CommerceNew York Public LibraryOrganization of Women in International TradeOrthodox Jewish Chamber of CommerceSuffolk County Department of Economic Development and PlanningTaiwan Trade Center New YorkThe Long Island Food Council LLCThe New York/New Jersey Foreign Freight Forwarders & Brokers AssociationThe Port Authority of New York and New JerseyTrade and Investment QueenslandTrade Commission of Peru in New YorkTrade Impact FoundationUnited States Council for International BusinessU.S. Commercial Service New York, U.S. Department of CommerceUS-Mexico Chamber of Commerce Northeast ChapterVietnam Trade Promotion OfceWeissman Center for International Business, Baruch College
23WTW nyc 2023 WTW nyc 2023The World Trade Centers Association Congratulates This Year’s World Trade Week NYC Awardees and Scholarship Recipients.Leaders in the Field of International Businesswww.wtca.org
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