DATE: August 9, 2013
MEDIA CONTACT:Paola Isaac Baraya / Steven Tinsley
Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development
EMAIL: email@example.com /firstname.lastname@example.org
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - The Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development, in conjunction with Broward College, will host the 2013 Export Readiness Seminar, 9 a.m. to noon, on Wednesdays, August 28, and September 4 and 11. This event will be held at Broward College, 111 E. Las Olas Blvd., Room 1208, Fort Lauderdale.
The Export Readiness Seminar is a three-part series designed to educate Broward County companies on how to begin exporting. Upon completion, participants will be able to:
• Determine their interest and readiness to export
• Conduct market research to identify desired markets
• Understand the basics of developing an export plan
• Comply with regulations of the United States and the receiving country
• Access various available resources for export guidance
The Export Readiness Seminar is part of the Broward County's ongoing efforts to reinforce the local economy through a network of sustainable small- and medium-sized businesses. This seminar is free and open to the general business community. Metered parking is available in the City of Fort Lauderdale parking garage.
For additional information on the Export Readiness Seminar and other services offered by the Office of Economic and Small Business Development, visit broward.org/EconDev or call 954-357-6400. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids for communication should call in advance to request an accommodation. This event is subject to change.