Luz Hopewell is the Deputy Associate Administrator for the Office of International Trade at the U.S. Small Business Administration. Ms. Hopewell works to enhance the ability of small businesses...
Office of International Trade: Nevada
Federal Funding: $203,878
The Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) in collaboration with the STEP program will continue to successfully reach small businesses throughout Nevada by directly providing funding to small exporting companies in Nevada. The GOED will aid business with export service needs through training, trade shows, and trade missions. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a multilateral free trade agreement, will fulfill an agreement with the GOED to increase trade between the State of Nevada and Australia, Brunei, Chile, Malaysia, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam.