In anticipation of the upcoming Utah County International Business Forum, World Trade Center Utah is requesting nominations for the Champion for International Business Award and for the Vanguard in International Business Award.
These awards recognize companies and individuals who are strengthening Utah’s economy and creating jobs through international expansion.
A successful candidate for the Vanguard in International Business Award meets the following criteria:
- Utah-based business headquartered in Utah County.
- Has successfully exported for at least one year.
- Has potential for increased export activity.
A successful candidate for the Champion for International Business Award meets the following criteria:
- An individual from Utah County who supports and advocates for businesses expanding into international markets.
The awards will be presented by WTC Utah at the Utah County International Business Forum on May 15 at the Nu Skin headquarters. The goal of the forum is to provide attendees with information about exporting that will help them take their companies and community to new heights. WTC Utah President and CEO Derek B. Miller will provide keynote remarks and a panel of exporting experts will share best practices and lessons learned. The forum will be emceed by Val Hale, executive director of the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development.
Click here or visit http://wtcutah.com/call-for-
nominations-utah-county/ to nominate an individual or a local business. Nominations must be submitted by April 21, 2017. Award winners will be announced prior to the forum.