september, 2022

13sep10:00 am12:00 pmFeaturedTake Your Business Global (In Beaumont and Virtual)


Event Details

Do you want to start exporting your products or services globally?

Join the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Houston District Office in collaboration with the Lamar University Small Business Development Center and the Economic Alliance Houston Port Region to hear about various  export related topics including export financing, finding and meeting foreign buyers via US Commercial Services, and how EXIM Bank can help with export insurance and managing risk.


  • How the SBDC can help with your business training, advising, loan package and more.
  • Get insights on how you can find and meet your export foreign buyer via US Commercial Services.
  • How EXIM Bank can help with export insurance and managing risk.

This class is targeted to local manufacturers seeking opportunities in exporting.

• Dr. Richard A. Prets, Executive Director – The Entrepreneurship Institute – LU
• David Mulcahy MBA., Director Small Business Development Center, Lamar University
• Jeremy Foreman, Trade Finance Manager, SBA Office of International Trade (Houston, TX.)
• Eric Miller, Regional Director, EXIM Bank (Houston, TX.)
• Brent Klepko, International Trade Specialist – U.S. Commercial Services (Houston, TX.)
• Ashley Sanders, Director of Administration – Port of Beaumont
• Anthony Theriot, Director of Trade Development – Port of Port Arthur
Refreshments provided.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Taylor Pyle at or call (409) 880-2367 for accommodations, or if you have questions about this class.


(Tuesday) 10:00 am - 12:00 pm CST


Lamar University: 5091 Rolfe Christopher, Room 113, Beaumont, TX 77705


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