FIFTEEN NEW COUNCIL MEMBERS APPOINTED TO THE ARKANSAS DISTRICT EXPORT COUNCIL
Little Rock, AR - The U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Wilbur Ross, has recently appointed fifteen new members to the Arkansas District Export Council (ArDEC), who have begun serving their four-year terms this month. Appointment to the DEC is an honor granted by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce. It is based upon leadership, status in the local business community, knowledge of day-to-day international operations, interest in export developments, and willingness and ability to devote time to council activities.
New members include:
Mr. Phil Brandon, Rock Town Distillery, Inc.
Mr. Doug Brooks, A.E.R.T.Inc.
Mr. Mihir Desai, Welspun Tubular LLC
Mr. Ken Gaines, The Steco Corporation
Mrs. Angela Marshall Hofmann,World Strategies, LLC
Mr. Edward King, Grapette International
Mr. Samuel M. Rothschild, Slim Chickens
Mr. Russell C. Owen, Pernod Ricard USA, LLC
Mrs. Gina Radke, Galley Support Innovations
Mr. Max A. Rodriguez, Guardian Payment Systems
Mr. Curtis W. Schneekloth, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company
Mr. John A. Sinclair, Lycus Ltd., LLC
Mr. James Keith Smith, Keith Smith Company, Inc.
Mr. Dennis R. Truelove,Lockheed Martin Missile and Fire Control
Dr. Ashvin P. Vibhakar, University of Arkansas - Little Rock
The Arkansas District Export Council will recognize new members at the reception at the Governor's Mansion on February 15th, 2018. Reception sponsors are the Arkansas Capital Corporation, Arvest Bank, Catlett Law Firm, PLC and the Impact Management Group.