SALT LAKE CITY - Franz Kolb, regional director for the International Trade and Diplomacy Office of the Governor's Office of Economic Development (ITDO, GOED), will speak to local business leaders on Wednesday, June 29, 2011, at the ACG Utah Corporate Roundtable.
Kolb will present on the topic "International Resources + Effective International Networking = International Business Success" which will give strategies for creating business internationally and on maintaining business relationships in other countries.
Increasing international business -- one of Governor Gary R. Herbert's economic cornerstones -- is a hot-button issue for local business leaders. Kolb, ITDO's Director of Europe, India, Africa and the Middle East, will discuss leveragable resources available to companies expanding into a worldwide marketplace. Following Kolb's presentation, Utah companies with foreign market presences will share strategic tips in a panel discussion format.