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"Bringing the World to YOU!" Success

Posted by Tina

Our 14th annual "Bringing the World to YOU!"event was held on September 13th and the Holiday Inn in Grantville.  This is the day that we host representatives from Pennsylvania's overseas trade offices and offer regional companies the opportunity to meet one-on-one with the State's trade reps. We look forward to this event each year, even though it involves a lot of pre-event planning and post-event follow up and at times resembles speed-dating, we always enjoy this day!   Pennsylvania's trade reps are a great group of individuals and they are a lot of fun to be around with and wonderful to work with. 

Here are this year's event numbers: 
96 attendees22 overseas trade representatives43 different companies144 meetings between companies and trade representatives
This year's corporate sponsor was UPS and we thank them for their continued support.  The program was co-hosted by Pennsylvania's Center for Trade Development and additional fundi…