May 10, 2006
For more information, contact: Kimberly Stark (901) 333-4023
THINK YOUR COMPANY’S READY TO EXPORT?
Written by Pat O’Brien
Come find out! And find out how.
Southwest’s Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) is
sponsoring a workshop, Exporting as a Business Development Strategy, May
19. An information-packed two hours covers Assessing Your Company’s
Readiness, Finding and Selecting a Foreign Market, and true stories from
true exporters, plus the nitty-gritty of Shipping and Export
Documentation and Financing. Locations: The Renaissance Center, 555
Beale, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; and the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce, 107
West Court Square in Somerville, 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Workshop partners are the U.S. Department of Commerce and Traderoots
(U.S. Chamber of Commerce). Presenters include David Spann, U.S. Expert
Assistance Center, representatives from FedEx, local exporting companies
and export banks. Fee is $50, including lunch (at Fayette, supper). For
more information and to register, call Yolanda Handy at (901) 333-5085.