Julie Janson Joins District Export Council

Providence, RI USA – Diane Farrell, Deputy Under Secretary of the International Trade Administration, welcomed Julie Janson, NVTS Business Development Manager, as a new board member on the RI District Export Council. The mission of all US DECs is to assist local businesses in exporting through advocacy and education.

State councils from across the country convened in Providence in conjunction with the September Discover Global Markets: The Blue Economy conference. This networking forum brought together international buyers, foreign ministries, and US commercial diplomats to address ocean technology, sustainability, and logistics.