Simona Racek

Consultant – International Expansion

Assists with specialized grant workshops and application training as well as provides training on building a global marketing plan. Also assists with regulatory and compliance needs within the global health and dietary supplement industry.


I am passionate about building authentic international business relationships. I am the Founder and Managing Member of Just Down The Street, an international trade company that focuses on providing export management services to small businesses. I am also an International Trade Business Advisor with Los Angeles Regional SBDC Network, and the Vice President of Women In International Trade, Orange County Chapter, a non-profit trade organization that provides educational programs, resources, professional development and international business networking to the international trade community in Orange County and Los Angeles County, California. I studied international business at California State University, Los Angeles, worked as an international trade paralegal, and received the 2016 Educational Award for Excellence in Export Development from The District Export Council of Southern California and Port of Los Angeles. I am an Ambassador and Export Grant Consultant for Getting to Global Initiative and a NASBITE member.