Van Andel Global Trade Center


Mission | History | Global Advisory Board

The mission of Van Andel Global Trade Center is to strengthen the community through increased global business by providing international consulting, training, and resources.

Benefits to the Community and University

  • Increase competency within organizations to be globally successful
  • Develop strategic partnership both inside and outside the university to enhance constituents and stakeholders
  • Increase economic development of region through international business

Services to the Community

  • Consulting services, training services, resource development, and facilities
  • Cultural education, language center and matchmaking/trade missions/business development
  • Foreign visits and speaker series, information collector and broker, and intermediary of businesses
  • Advocacy, service provider broker, statewide resource center and research provider

Page last modified November 17, 2014