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Winter 2013 International Business Networking Reception Featuring the Governor of Delaware: The Honorable Jack Markell

On Wednesday, February 27, 2013, the British American Business Council of Greater Philadelphia collaborated with the Chilean, French, German, Israeli and Japanese Chambers of Commerce, The World Trade Center of Delaware, and Delaware International Trade & Development for an exclusive event with the Governor of Delaware, Jack Markell.

The third annual international business networking program celebrated the success of the State of Delaware as a destination for global enterprise. Over 200 guests, including leading figures from the international business and diplomatic communities in the region gathered for this event at The DuPont Country Club in Wilmington.

Governor Markell spoke about the importance of international trade and commerce to the State of Delaware and the development efforts underway for the Port of Wilmington. One of the Governor’s first comments was about the State’s strong ties to the United Kingdom. The UK is Delaware’s second largest export market.

The event was sponsored by: McConnell Johnson Real Estate, Royal Fumigation and The Port of Wilmington.

Click here to view photos from the event.

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