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Digital Media Kit: The Seventh Annual Global Trade Awards Gala

Thank you for your interest in the 2019 Women in International Trade,
Los Angeles Global Trade Awards Gala.

“We are thrilled to present WIT-LA’s 7th Annual Global Trade Awards Gala! This Award Gala is a black-tie-optional celebration that has long been WIT-LA’s most prestigious event. WIT-LA is thrilled to celebrate nine inspirational women leaders and one incredible man supporting women in business, who span corporate and nonprofit positions in the international trade industry,” says Lilia Navarrete, President of WITLA (Women in International Trade, Los Angeles). “The Global Trade Awards recognizes and celebrates international trade and women who have made a difference by serving as role models and by laying the groundwork to advance global trade.”

We welcome your involvement in letting people know about this event and are providing this page as an easily accessible snapshot of ways to spread the word. We would very much appreciate you posting to social media, adding the press release to your organization’s event calendar, or calling a friend to introduce this event to them.

If you are press looking for resources for international trade articles, don’t miss this opportunity to network with Southern California’s brightest and most dedicated leaders in these sectors as well as from key global trading partners.

WIT-LA is a premier international trade organization fostering international trade and the advancement of women in business since 1985, that recognizes the importance of furthering economic development locally and globally, highlighting the importance of trade around the world through unmatched experience, vision, and innovation.

WIT-LA is a founding chapter of the global organization OWIT (Organization of Women in International Trade) with chapters around the world that provide an exponential partnership and networking platform.

Its vision for the Global Trade Awards is to spotlight the accomplishments and unique contributions of women leaders to our community and to the international business world. WIT-LA’s vision is also to heighten awareness of the critical importance of international trade in Southern California and to recognize the far reaching effects not only on the local, regional and national economies but also on the global economy.

Downloadable Files and Links to Event Information

Follow these links to learn more about WIT-LA's 7th Annual Global Trade Awards Gala as well as honorees past and present. Contact info@wit-la.org with any questions about the event.

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Follow these links to learn more about WIT-LA's 7th Annual Global Trade Awards Gala as well as honorees past and present. Contact info@wit-la.org with any questions about the event.

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Suggested Facebook Post

Join us! #WIT-LAGala on Thursday, November 7th from 6PM- 9:30PM at the beautiful! Ayres Hotel Manhattan Beach.

We are eagerly awaiting the Pre-Awards Networking Reception at the Ayres Courtyard and the Awards Ceremony in the Renaissance Ballroom with live music by the John Burcher Band and exquisite cuisine to enjoy with You. We’re also ready to celebrate the accomplishments of these extraordinary women awardees in international trade: Susanne Stirling, CalChamber; Amy Grat, EXP; Kollyn Kanz, HSBC Bank; Betty Young, HKTDC; Robin Grove, Cars USA Shipping, LLC; Nguyen, Thi Bich Hue, Vinh Tien Co Limited; Lic. Cecilia del C. Ortega Covarrubias, Grupo Eusaga; Craig Pinkerton, Pricewaterhouse Coopers.

Get your tickets now! http://bit.ly/322YwK7

Suggested Twitter Post

Join us! #WIT_losangeles Global Trade Awards Gala 11.7.19, 6-9:30PM, @AyresManhattanBeach. Honoring Outstanding Woman of the Year in International Trade: Susanne Stirling, @CalChamber Tickets: http://bit.ly/322YwK7

Join us! #WIT_losangeles Global Trade Awards Gala 11.7.19, 6-9:30PM, @AyresManhattanBeach. Awardees: Susanne Stirling, @CalChamber; Amy Grat, @EXPfutureorg ; Kollyn Kanz, @HSBC ; Betty Young, @hktdc ; Robin Grove, @Cars_USA1; Craig Pinkerton, @PwCUS; Tkts: http://bit.ly/322YwK7

Join us! #WIT_losangeles Global Trade Awards Gala 11.7.19, 6-9:30PM, @AyresManhattanBeach. International Awardees: Cecilia del C. Ortega Covarrubias, @GrupoEusaga. Tickets: http://bit.ly/322YwK7

Suggested Linkedln Post

Join us! #WIT-LAGala on Thursday, November 7th from 6PM- 9:30PM at the beautiful! Ayres Hotel Manhattan Beach. We are eagerly awaiting the Pre-Awards Networking Reception at the Ayres Courtyard and the Awards Ceremony in the Renaissance Ballroom with live music by the John Burcher Band and exquisite cuisine to enjoy with You! Also ready to celebrate the accomplishments of these extraordinary women awardees in international trade: Susanne Stirling, CalChamber; Amy Grat, EXP; Kollyn Kanz, HSBC Bank; Betty Young, HKTDC; Robin Grove, Cars USA Shipping, LLC; Nguyen, Thi Bich Hue, Vinh Tien Co Limited; Lic. Cecilia del C. Ortega Covarrubias, Grupo Eusaga; Craig Pinkerton, Pricewaterhouse Coopers.

Get your tickets now! http://bit.ly/322YwK7