(PRWEB) December 21, 2012
Northampton, MA: ThinkGlobal Inc., the publisher of Commercial News USA and manager of the USA Export Expo will honor the winners of the 2013 ThinkGlobal Exporter of the Year Awards at a special conference to be held in Washington, DC at the end of March. The awards recognize the export success of small- and medium-sized American businesses.
We are delighted to be holding this years award program on Capitol Hill, said Gregory Sandler, publisher of Commercial News USA. This years winners are indicative of the American export community, 97 percent of which consists of small- and medium-sized businesses.
Winning companies outperformed others in their total number of documented export transactions; the total percentage increase in sales; exports as a percentage of total sales; and their commitment to exporting, customer service, innovation and originality in marketing products or services. To be eligible for the award, a company must be a current U.S. exporter.
The awards will be presented to one U.S. company in each of the following industry sectors: Game Equipment LLC LA (Agriculture); Diesel Specialists LLC, LA (Automotive/Aviation/Marine); Red Devil Inc., OK (Building/Construction/Hardware); BayRu LLC IL (Business Services); Viking Spas Inc., MI (Consumer Goods); PCA Skin, AZ (Health & Beauty/Fashion); Food Tools Inc., MI (Hotel & Restaurant Equipment, Food/Food Processing); Phoenix Process Equipment Co., KY (Industrial Equipment, Services and Supplies); Fluidmesh Networks LLC, IL (Information Technology/Telecommunications); KMI Group Inc., CA (Materials); Defibtech, CT (Medical/Scientific Product and Equipment); Complete Inspection Systems Inc., FL (Safety and Security); and Neo-Turf Systems Inc., GA (Sports and Recreation).
ThinkGlobal is a print and online publishing company that manages the USA Export Expo and produces Commercial News USA, the official export promotion magazine of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Commercial News USA reaches 250,000 international buyers in print and online. ThinkGlobal also is a corporate marketing partner with the U.S. Commercial Service, part of the International Trade Administration within the Commerce Department. For more information: http://www.thinkglobal.com
About the Exporter of the Year Awards
The Exporter of the Year Awards program was launched by ThinkGlobal in 2005 to recognize the achievements of U.S. exporters. Both ThinkGlobal and Exporter of the Year are registered trademarks of ThinkGlobal Incorporated.
Information about the Exporter of the Year awards, including profiles of all the winning companies, is available online at http://www.exporteroftheyear.com.
Photo Opp: Media is welcome to attend the Award Program in Washington, DC. For more information, please contact Mike Schilling at mschilling(at)thinkglobal(dot)com or 413-586-8588, x 801.