082918 West Coast Event

How to Use Federal & Commercial Resources to Grow your Business

  • August 29, 2018
  • 4:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Learn about how to utilize federal resources to start, build and sustain an international trade practice. Networking reception to follow.


  • 4:00 pm: Registration
  • 4:45 pm: Panel 1: Use Federal Resources to Increase your International Trade
  • 5:45 pm: Panel 2: Prepare for Longevity, Market Uncertainty, and Taxes
  • 6:30 pm: Dinner / Networking reception: Use Federal Programs to Grow Your Sales
  • 8:30 pm: Event concludes


  • Israel Nery, Assistant District Director for Lender Relations, SBA Los Angeles District Office (LADO)
  • Eugene Cornelius Jr., Deputy Associate Administrator, Office of International Trade (OIT), U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Peter Cazamias, Associate Administrator, Office of International Trade (OIT), U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Les Asare, Manager, Financial Services, The Prudential Insurance Company of America
  • Trey Black, Business Development Officer, Wells Fargo
  • Moderator - Ravi Kapur, Founder and CEO, Diya TV
  • Emcee - Roger Cheng, Director, Business Development/Diversity Relations, CB Technologies, Inc

Prudential Wells Fargo New Century Insurance Services, Inc.


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