Baruch College Hosts 11th Annual International Trade Awards Breakfast on May 16

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NEW YORK, NY April 27, 2016 –  The Weissman Center for International Business at Baruch College invites you to its 11th Annual International Trade Awards Breakfast on Monday, May 16 during World Trade Week. Maria Torres-Springer, President of the New York City Economic Development Corporation, will be this year’s keynote speaker.

The International Trade Awards Breakfast & Expo offers a unique chance to recognize the achievements of practitioners in the field and facilitate the promotion of small businesses around the world. This event recognizes the importance of international trade to the growth of the region’s economy and celebrates the companies and organizations that contribute to it. During the Expo, participants will have the opportunity to network and learn of the global initiatives and resources available in the New York metro area.

At the Awards Breakfast, companies will have the chance to share knowledge, resources, and ideas to facilitate small business success internationally.

 

Event Details:

WHAT: 11th Annual International Trades Breakfast

WHEN: Monday, May 16, 2016

8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m

WHERE: Baruch College. 55 Lexington Avenue (between 24th and 25th Streets)

14th Floor.

 

Register online. Registration fees: Single: $40; Table: $350; Combo Pack: $550.

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About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 18,000 students, who represent 164 countries and speak more than 129 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world.  For more about Baruch College, go to http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/.

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Suzanne Bronski, (646) 660-6093, suzanne.bronski@baruch.cuny.edu

Mercedes Sanchez, (646) 660-6112, mercedes.sanchez@baruch.cuny.edu