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Date

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Description

Speaker Star of the West Milling

Star of the West Milling Co. achieved an impressive 27 percent growth in export sales from 2013-2014, one of the reasons it has been recognized as Michigan Agricultural Exporter of the Year for 2015. The company exports to Canada, Mexico, Guatemala, Jamaica, Japan, Malta, and South Korea. Most recently they expanded export activity into Italy, South Africa, and Columbia. “Star of the West is pleased to be recognized with the 2015 Michigan Agriculture Exporter of the Year award,” said Star of the West president Arthur Loeffler. “This award is a reflection of the Star’s commitment to partner with food producers and processors to provide quality flour, edible soybeans and dry edible bean products to help feed the world.” Register for our morning program to listento and discuss a variety of export topics with experienced businesspersons and stay for lunch to hear from Star of the West and how they've achieved export success!

The Global Business Club of Mid-Michigan focuses on global issues of interest to the mid-Michigan business community. The monthly GB Club luncheons provide outstanding speakers and relaxed networking opportunities. With extensive international experience, the speakers wrap personal insights around a practical and up-to-the-minute approach to conducting international trade.

Location

MSU Henry Center for Executive Education

Website

gbclub.msu.edu