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ExporTech program in Lansing or Greater Detroit
January 10, 2020
MEDC’s International Trade team and the U.S. Commercial Service-Michigan offices are recruiting for two upcoming ExporTech programs in Greater Detroit and Lansing. ExporTech is a structured export strategy development process that helps companies accelerate growth in global markets and includes three separate day-long workshops spanning 10-12 weeks.
Register for the export training program today!
Training and individualized mentoring is provided from a wide range of experts on export financing, payment risk, compliance, sales and distribution, country selection and more. Teams of students are assigned to each company to assist in market research.
• A national program developed by the U.S. Department of Commerce that results in a customized export growth plan for each company
• Designed for manufacturing and technology executives responsible for international growth
• Intensive, structured process with workshops, planning tools, and individual coaching
• Connect to a wide range of local and national resources
MI-STEP grants are available for qualified companies to cover 50% of fee, lowering out-of-pocket cost to $600. More information on MI-STEP can be found on our website.
New Intern Feature:
Opt to participate in the International Trade and Development Internship program and be matched with a student who will help implement your strategic export plan developed at ExporTech. MEDC supports the internship by providing 50% reimbursement for the costs of intern compensation up to $3,600.
For questions or to apply:
Detroit Program – David Newhouse, International Trade Manager
at firstname.lastname@example.org or 517-331-6715
Lansing Program – Jacob Schroeder, International Trade Manager
at email@example.com or 517-898-7462