Building Bridges to Global Markets Event
August 25, 2022, 9am – noon
Cleveland State University
Building Bridges to Global Markets is a first-of-its-kind event series organized by the U.S. Commercial Service, as part of our Global Diversity Export Initiative.
Designed to connect SMEs in underserved communities with global business opportunities, events will be taking place in major cities throughout the U.S., including Cleveland!
About the Event
Building Bridges to Global Markets brings no-cost, in-person exporting expertise to your community. Addressing issues most common to diverse businesses seeking international sales expansion, this event will introduce reliable contacts, accurate information, and ready-to-use resources that will place you firmly on the road to exporting success.
- Trade finance & access to capital
- Exporting essentials and available resources
- Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to meet individually with trade experts.
Arun Venkataraman, A/S of Commerce Director General US & Foreign Commercial Service
Darren Srebnick, Director US & Foreign Commercial Service
Jerry Krieg, VP, First Commonwealth Bank
Patrick Hayes, Small Business Administration
Mark Klein – EXIM Bank
Nate Ward, Small Business Development Center
Todd Hiser, Acting Director
US Commercial Service Cleveland