SCORE Chapter of the Year
Jim Lewis, Chair
SCORE Chapter 120
SBDC of the Year
Russell Wyrick, Director
Best Southwest SBDC
Veteran Small Business Champion of the Year
Honor Courage Committment (HCC)
Women in Business Champion of the Year
Cathy W. Dougherty
Doughtery Sprague Environmental, Inc.
Financial Services Champion of the Year
James C. Kahler
First United Bank
Minority Small Business Champion of the Year
(Also Regional Winner)
Consumer & Market Insights
Family-Owned Business of the Year
Bobbie & Robbie Shoults
Bear Creek Smokehouse
8(a) Graduate of the Year
Alvaro Nunez, Jr.
Benco Construction Services
Small Business Exporter of the Year
Dr. Kevi Le & Tom Le
Luraco Technologies, Inc.
Small Business Person of the Year
John R. Ahearn
Overhead Door Company
Since 1989, the North Texas SBDC International Program has specialized in helping North Texas companies achieve and maintain global competitiveness by providing business advising, training and market research services focused on international trade.
Our center is well-known for the quality of its international seminars and programs. We have hosted international ambassadors, trade officials from Mexico, Canada, and national experts on small business. In 2008, our clients reported export sales of $77M and created over 350 jobs for the economy.
We are a part of the North Texas Small Business Development Center Network.
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Your FIRST STOP for global trade
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Whether your company is a novice or experienced in international trade, we offer services that enhance your ability to export and import. We provide:
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We believe in working with partners to promote international trade. For trade specialists, networking opportunities, vital contacts, trade delegations, missions and dignitaries, we are your link to
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Visit www.iexportimport.com for more information on international trade.