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: Vermont
Federal Funding: $212,533
The Vermont Global Trade Partnership will organize a ‘Best of New England’ presence at the 2013 Paris Air Show, coordinating a booth in cooperation with international trade offices from other New England states, with an objective to develop $3,000,000 in sales and international media opportunities for its exhibitors. The China International Travel Mart (CITM) will assist Vermont companies to capture $1.6 billion of Chinese tourism expenditure in Vermont. The International Pow Wow will showcase the Vermont tourism industry by supporting 10 eligible Vermont businesses’ participation.