This year's awards will be presented at an evening reception at the World Trade Center Seattle, with remarks by Norman Schenk, Vice President of Global Customer Policy and Public Affairs at UPS, also recently appointed as the new chair of the International Chamber of Commerce Commission on Customs and Trade Facilitation.
The 2014 Trader of the Year Nominees are:
Blue Future Filters, Inc.
FIAlab Instruments Inc.
Hobart Machined Products Inc.
InBios International Inc.
IOPI Medical LLC
Pacific Studio, Inc.
Precision Image Analysis, Inc.
Ste. Michelle Wine Estates
Join professionals representing international business, federal and state government, chambers of commerce, economic development organizations, and others interesting in engaging in the international business community in Washington State for hors d'oeuvres and drinks while we celebrate international trade and the companies that make Washington one of the top five exporting states in the nation.
Registration link on right in the events column.
Holland America Dining Room
World Trade Center, 4th floor
2200 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98121
Established in 1946, the World Trade Club is one of the oldest and most well respected international trade organizations in Washington State. Our mission is to provide a forum for the business community to:
Acquire practical skills for international business -- marketing, finance, and import/export procedures.
Give briefings on international trade issues.
Expand the understanding of business practices of U.S. trading partners.
Develop long-term strategic contacts to advance international business.
World Trade Club meetings provide an excellent opportunity to learn while networking with others in the trade community. The Club has regular meetings which feature noted experts who make presentations on international trade topics. The Club also organizes skill sessions and seminars to provide in-depth information on very specific issues of interest to our members. Additionally, the Club sponsors the WTC Education Program and WTC Education Fund to offer opportunities for students in international trade to attend events and broaden their education. Please click on our Membership, Events, and Contact Us links for more information, or email the World Trade Club office email@example.com. Our staff and Board of Directors welcome your inquires.
Trade Data Analysis and Scorecards 06/22/15 Global trade and logistics departments have access to some of the biggest data there is, however, it’s often difficult for these groups to get the resources to manage it. Come learn how to quickly create beautiful and meaningful global trade scorecards so you can see, understand and communicate your big [trade] data!
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Working Waterfront Tour & Cruise 08/19/15 Celebrate summer with a happy hour on the water.
The World Trade Club Seattle, in partnership with the Port of Seattle, invites you to a summertime Harbor Cruise Happy Hour! Take a break from the daily grind to enjoy the spectacular view as it was meant to be – from the water. Join others from the local trade & logistics community for a narrated tour of Seattle’s cargo facilities, followed by networking and scenic cruising in Elliott Bay. Capacity on the Argosy vessel is limited so register early!