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Annual New Year’s Reception

Speaker: Jack Kleinhenz, Ph.D. Topic: Global Economic Forecast Jack Kleinhenz, Ph. D., is CEO and Chief Economist of Kleinhenz & Associates, Inc., an economic and business consulting firm. He also serves as Principal and Chief Economist of Kleinhenz & Associates, LTD, a wealth management firm. Date: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Location: Embassy Suites Cleveland – Rockside, 5800 […]

Speed Networking #6

Come and meet your international business colleagues from Northeast Ohio in a fun-filled, friendly and action-packed setting. Get to know your International Associates! Speed Networking #6: Featuring Experts in the Fields of: Manufacturing Export, Import Trade Finance and Banking Logistics and Distribution Marketing Government Support Programs Legal and Compliance Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017 Location: XYZ Tavern, 6419 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44102 […]

Brazilian Business Environment

Brazil’s economy ranks fifth in the world with a GDP of more than $1.8 trillion.  The country presents significant export and partnership opportunities for U.S. businesses, but many challenges as well. The International Business Network and NEOTEC are sponsoring a seminar on the Brazilian business environment presented by Mr. Coaraci Nogueira do Vale, a renowned Brazilian […]

Speed Networking #5

Come and meet your international business colleagues from Northeast Ohio in a fun-filled, friendly and action-packed setting. Get to know your International Teammates! Speed Networking #5: Featuring Experts in the Fields of: Manufacturing Export, Import Trade Finance and Banking Logistics and Distribution Marketing Government Support Programs Legal and Compliance Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Location: Speakeasy, 4125 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, […]

3D Printing for a Competitive Edge

The International Business Network invites you to a program featuring “3-D Printing for a Competitive Edge.” 3-D Printing offers the opportunity to quickly make parts and tooling for small run orders, a frequent requirement in international business. The Youngstown area is a center for this technology. The International Business Network is sponsoring a meeting at […]

Brave New World

Surprising market reactions to political events most economists got wrong.   United Kingdom unexpectedly leaves European Union. Brexit explanation What does this mean for other EU members U.S. Presidential Election Surprise NAFTA & other international trade agreements Mexico-potential 30% tax OPEC agrees to cut oil production Looking Ahead… Date: Tuesday, March 22, 2017 Location: KeyBank Campus (Conference Rooms […]

Taxes Do Matter

The International Business Network Invites you to a program featuring: “Taxes Do Matter, Where Companies Locate When Expanding Internationally” Presented by Lesley Keller, CPA, MT Senior Tax Manager, Sikich, LLP The recent popularity of tax inversions and the calculation of transfer prices between related entities has triggered a number of regulatory changes which can effect US companies. This […]

Post Holiday Reception

Come Join Us for The International Business Network Annual Post Holiday Reception Wednesday, JANUARY 18, 2017 Embassy Suites Cleveland Rockside 5300 Rockside Woods Blvd. Independence, OH 44131 Map It 5:30-7:30 pm. (There is no charge for this event hors d’oeuvres provided – cash bar) Reservations Required Register Now >