Polk Goes Global III
Finding Global Business Opportunities for Polk Companies
Explore the next phase of Polk County's emergence in the international market. The Central Florida Development Council and the Lakeland and Winter Haven Chambers collaborate for the third year to present Polk Goes Global III - A Half-Day International Exporting Conference - on Friday, September 15, 2017, with Keynote Speaker Manny Mencia, SVP of International Trade & Business Development at Enterprise Florida. Guest speakers include Eileen Rodriguez, Director at the Small Business Development Center at USF; Sandra Campbell, Director at the U.S. Department of Commerce - Clearwater Center; Paul Mitchell, Regional Director of Enterprise Florida; Alice Ancona, Director of International Strategy & Policy at the Florida Chamber of Commerce; Jennifer Simpson, Regional Director at the Eastern Region EXIM Bank; Sandro Murtas, Regional Manager at the Small Business Administration; and, Javier Marin, Director of Business Development at Polk Global Trade Alliance - an initiative by the Central Florida Development Council. Conference agenda also includes trade experiences business panel with local companies.