Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Mark Your Calendar and Register Today: 2013 Export Alaska Celebration Luncheon



2013 Export Alaska Celebration Luncheon 

Mark Your Calendar and Register Today!


2013 Export Alaska Celebration Luncheon

Friday, June 7, 2013 - Egan Convention Center 



Conducted by the Export Council of Alaska and World Trade Center Alaska, this annual gathering is the major international trade event of the year. Join us in celebrating the success of Alaskan companies in exporting goods and services to overseas markets, as well as other organizations who are enjoying success in their international endeavors.

Lt. Governor Mead Treadwell will use the occasion to announce winners of the Governor's Exporter of the Year Awards that recognize outstanding achievement by Alaska-based companies in sales to markets abroad. Also, World Trade Center Alaska is set to honor a highly regarded Alaskan who has made a significant contribution to the Center, as well as, Alaska's international trade economy. And finally, the Export Council of Alaska will award scholarships to student achievers pursuing a career in the international arena.


The keynote speaker will be Under Secretary Francisco J. Sanchez. Senator Mark Begich will introduce the Under Secretary at the event. 

Francisco J. Sánchez
Thursday, June 7, 2013
12 Noon - 1:30 PM
(Doors open at 11:30)

Add to Calendar


Egan Convention Center
555 West Fifth Avenue

Short Biography

Francisco J. Sánchez serves as Under Secretary for International Trade at the U.S. Department of Commerce, a post he was nominated to by President Barack Obama in 2009.

As Under Secretary, Sánchez leads the International Trade Administration, an organization of 2400 employees with offices throughout the United States and in more than 70 countries. Sánchez leads the efforts to improve the global business environment by helping U.S. businesses compete abroad.

As one of the architects of President Obama's National Export Initiative (NEI), with the ambitious goal of doubling U.S. exports by the end of 2014, Sánchez directs programs and policies that promote and protect the competitiveness of American businesses. Under his leadership, working with partners in government, ITA has helped reach significant export milestones.  In 2011 and 2012, U.S. exports reached all-time highs.  Last year alone, U.S. exports were a record $2.2 trillion in total value supporting nearly 10 million jobs, an increase of 1.3 million since 2009. For Full Biography Click Here



$55.00 per seat or $600.00 per sponsored table (8 seats). WTCAK and the Export Council members get a $10 discount on individual seats).

There are a number of benefits associated with table sponsorship:

Premium Placement - sponsored tables will be placed in the best positions to view the head table and screens

Guaranteed Seating - regardless of what time you and your guests arrive at the luncheon, you will sit together at the same table

Corporate Recognition - your company or organization name will be visible from a sign on your table.

Also, your table sponsorship helps to support the mission and activities of the Export Council of Alaska and World Trade Center Alaska.


For more information please contact us at 907-27-TRADE or by e-mail: info@wtcak.org


"Serving Alaska's Business Community Since 1987"


JOIN US - Be Local and Global!                   


Edit Module

Add your comment: