Governor Corbett's Jobs First Mission to Brazil & Chile
Thursday, December 13, 2012 from 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM (EST)
Dear Valued Partner,
We are pleased to announce Governor Corbett's Jobs First Mission to Brazil & Chile April 5-16, 2013, and invite you to join us for an informational event focused on the upcoming mission. This event will highlight the tentative schedule of events, recruitment tools for partners, information on funding available for small businesses, and offer open discussion for suggestions from your region to help make the mission a success.
The event will take place in Pittsburgh from 1:30 to 3:30 at the SPC Conference Center, 112 Washingon Place.
Visit paglobal.org for more mission information, including trade mission flyers and Small Business Scholarship information.
Special thanks to our Regional Export Network Partner, the Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission for helping to coordinate and support this event!
Governor Corbett's Jobs First Mission to Brazil and Chile, April 5-16 2013, will focus on developing new economic opportunities to support jobs in Pennsylvania. The mission will specifically concentrate on growing the Pennsylvania economy and creating jobs through export promotion, port development, foreign direct investment, international student recruitment and partnerships, and promoting Pennsylvania as a top tier tourism destination.
When & Where
Team PA Foundation and the Office of International Business Development
Team Pennsylvania Foundation gives responsible business leaders a seat at the decision making table with the Commonwealth's leaders. Since our founding in 1997, Team PA has played the role of a true public/private partnership. By acting as the positive connection between Pennsylvania state government and private businesses, Team PA plays a unique role in providing and leveraging the necessary knowledge, experience and funds required to drive government effectiveness on behalf of the business community and PA taxpayers.
The Office of International Business Development (OIBD) develops economic and employment opportunity through its 3 centers:
Center for Direct Investment (CDI)
Center for Trade Development (CTD)
Center for Port Development (PennPORTS)
Its mission is to contribute to the growth and strength of the Commonwealth’s economy by attracting foreign direct investment to the Commonwealth and providing international business development services to Pennsylvania companies, universities and ports.