CITC Awarded the NASBITE 2020 Advancing International Trade Award

The California International Trade Center (CITC) has been selected to receive the NASBITE International 2020 Advancing International Trade State Award for the state of California.  Designed to enhance the competitiveness of small and mid-sized businesses through digital trade, the NASBITE Selection Committee acknowledges that the staff, resources, and program offerings of the CITC help to provide SME’s with emerging technologies and needed trade-focused expertise. 

The Advancing International trade Award recognizes the dedication and service of those who are advancing international trade in each state in the United States as well as Canada and Mexico. Award winners include programs and individuals who have contributed to the advancement of international trade.  NASBITE International is committed to advancing international trade by acknowledging professionals in the field that have demonstrated excellence in developing innovative programs and practices that improve international trade. Their successful achievements are honored through the presentation of annual Awards.

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It is an incredible honor for the California International Trade Center (CITC) to be a recipient of the NASBITE International 2020 Advancing International Trade Award. In only a few short months, our team of experts have supported small business growth in cross-border ecommerce and access to the California Community Colleges student internship program. Our Global Virtual Internship Program (VIP) provides expert-led student projects that assist business owners in implementing ecommerce solutions.

Leah Goold-Haws - Statewide Director of Global Trade and the California International Trade Center

2020 Advancing International Trade Award