Exporter of the Year
ThinkGlobal ‘Exporter of the Year’ Award Winners to be Honored During World Trade Day Virtual Forum
ThinkGlobal Inc., publisher of Export USA and the ThinkGlobal.com trade leads platform, will honor the winners of the 9th annual ThinkGlobal Exporter of the Year Awards during a special online event on May 1, 2014, in conjunction with World Trade Week.
The annual Exporter of the Year awards celebrate the export success of small- and medium-sized American businesses. This year’s winners are indicative of the American export community, 97 percent of which consists of small- and medium-sized businesses
The World Trade Day program will feature opening remarks by Sandler, an introduction of the award winners, and interviews with current and past award winners.
Attendees of the virtual event will have the opportunity to interact with both award winners and presenters. The event also will feature virtual booths in the USA Export Expo and livecast presentations from some of the award winners.
This year’s award winners include:
American Commodity Company LLC of Williams, California (Agricultural)
Horton, Inc. of Roseville, Minnesota (Automotive)
Cozy Cocoon of North Bellmore, New York (Consumer Goods)
Atlanta Light Bulbs Inc. of Tucker, Georgia. (Electrical/Electronics)
Solatube Global Marketing Inc. of Carlsbad, California (Environmental)
Graminex LLC of Deshler, Ohio (Health & Beauty)
The G.S. Blodgett Corp. of Burlington, Vermont (Hotel & Restaurant Equipment)
TSI Supercool of Lake Worth, Florida (Industrial)
Thomasson Company of Philadelphia, Mississippi (Materials)
ResinTech Inc. of West Berlin, New Jersey (Medical)
Kappler Inc. of Guntersville, Alabama (Safety and Security)
Winning companies outperformed others in their total number of documented export transactions; the total percentage increase in sales; exports as a percentage of total sales; and their commitment to exporting, customer service, innovation and originality in marketing products or services. To be eligible for the award, a company must be a current U.S. exporter.
ThinkGlobal is a print and online publishing company that manages the USA Export Expo and produces Export USA, the export promotion magazine of the USA. Export USA reaches 250,000 international buyers in print and online. ThinkGlobal also is a corporate marketing partner with the U.S. Commercial Service, part of the International Trade Administration within the Commerce Department.
About the Exporter of the Year Awards
The Exporter of the Year Awards program was launched by ThinkGlobal in 2005 to recognize the achievements of U.S. exporters. Both ThinkGlobal and Exporter of the Year are registered trademarks of ThinkGlobal Incorporated.
Information about the Exporter of the Year awards, including profiles of all the winning companies, is available online at http://www.exporteroftheyear.com.
• Greg Sandler
413-586-8588, x 800
ThinkGlobal is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Exporter of the Year Awards.
The ThinkGlobal Exporter of the Year Awards are given to one U.S. company in each of the magazine's industry categories.
Deadline for nominations:
September 30th, 2014.
ThinkGlobal Incorporated and the U.S. Government do not endorse any product or service, nor any company receiving an Exporter of the Year award, and assume no responsibility for the accuracy of the data provided by each individual company in applying for the award. All companies must attest to their good standing with the federal government when submitting a nomination form for the award.