WNG Networking Reception
"VIVA Latin America! A Networking Reception for International Trade & Business Professionals"
News Release: October 24, 2007
On Wednesday, October 24, 2007, the Washington Network Group convened its monthly networking reception for WNG Members and non-member guests.
To see our original invitation, click here.
The event was designed for international trade and business professionals in the greater Washington, D.C. region. This reception came under the auspices of the WNG International Roundtable, and it presented a networking and marketing opportunity for both professionals and companies to increase awareness of their services.
"My colleague and I enjoyed the event last night. Thank you for coordinating a networking forum that is relaxed, fun and still professional."
- Sales Executive, NAI Personnel
"Thank you again for bringing this constituency together - I made some very useful contacts there last night!"
- Bureau Director, U.S. Department of Commerce
Attendees: The event was attended by approximately 90 people. Our annotated list of registrants includes:
• Acclaro Growth Partners • ACS • Adaptive Service Engineering • Alchemy GS • AMTI/SAIC • Arlington County Government • AT&T Government Solutions • Atlas Economic Research Foundation • Bank of America • Berlitz Languages Inc • BG Consulting, Inc • Blue Law. LLC • Booz Allen Hamilton • Bowhead Technical and Professional Services • Brito, Moran & O'Brien • Cassidy & Associates • Circulo de PR • Citibank • Deloitte Tax LLP • Diligence • Embassy of Chile • EMC Corp • EuroBizDev • FAS/USDA • Federal Communications Commission (FCC) • FedResults • FortiusOne, Inc • Global Language Translation, Inc. • HSBC Bank USA • Hogan & Hartson LLP • Howrey LLP • ICI • IEEE-USA • IMMG, Inc • Incite International • Innspira Consulting • Intelsat • International Republican Institute • Kearsarge Global Advisors • King & Spalding LLP • Latin Intelligence Corporation • Magazin Colombo Americano • Marvel Elements Import & Export • National Associates, Inc • National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) • Office of Sen. Charles Schumer • Opus8, Inc. • Peabody Energy • PIERS • PR Newswire • Pragmatics • Preferred Offices • Puerto Rico Industrial Development Company • Rutherfoord International • SAIC • Starlight Industries • Syndicus • The Client Builders, Inc • The George Washington University • The Washington Post • The World Bank • TiE-DC • U.S. Department of Commerce • U.S. Department of Labor • U.S. Department of State • Washington International Finance • Weil Gotschal & Manges LLP • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC • Woodard & Associates, Inc • Zana Network • Zephyr Strategy • and many more...
Our event partners for this networking reception were the Hispanic Community for Policy (HCP) and Latinos in Information Sciences and Technology Association (LISTA).
Our sponsor for this event was the International Gateway of the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, which serves as the premier worldwide trade connection for businesses in the Greater Washington area. Managed by the International Trade Center, the International Gateway creates new opportunities for businesses and enables them to be more successful in the global economy.
For more information about WNG sponsorship opportunities, click here.
This event was held at Aria Trattoria adjacent to the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. Special thanks to Andrew Gelfuso for initiating this event with the WNG. Those interested in convening events at the club should contact Andrew Gelfuso via email or phone 202-312-1322.
Questions: Contact the WNG Office