Manatee Economic Development Council and
Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County are teaming up to
create jobs and increase the International trade in Florida.
The Manatee Economic Development
Council and Economic Development
Corporation of Sarasota County are hosting a trade mission to Panama
on Sept. 6-9.
To participate in
mission, companies need to apply by July 9. Only 15 will be selected.
They will be picked out of Florida
manufacturers, distributors, exporters and service companies who meet
the best criteria to participate.
companies will be able be to partake in appointments for groups and
one-on-one meetings with Panama businesses.
There will also be meetings arranged with potential customers
in Panama that will be set up by The U.S. Department of Commerce.
The EDC of Sarasota County, a private
nonprofit organization, develops
tactics to add high-wage jobs and diversity to the community in
partnership with chambers of
commerce and local governments.
Manatee Economic Development Council, a division of the Manatee
Chamber of Commerce, helps build
programs designed to attract companies and attempts to sustain and grow
existing companies in Manatee County.
For more information, contact Lauren Kratsch at 941-748-4842,
ext. 134, or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Writer: Mandy Erfourth
Lauren Kratsch, Manatee EDC