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Exploring the Louisville Riverport’s Foreign Trade Zone #29

Exploring the Louisville Riverport’s Foreign Trade Zone #29 Back to Blog April 8, 2024   Episode 11:  Today, Dr. Omar Ayyash, President and CEO of the World Trade Center Kentucky interviews Miguel A. Zamora II.  He’s the Vice President of the Louisville Riverport Authority.  The discussion will focus on how the Louisville Riverport’s Foreign Trade…

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Global Business and Cultural Awareness for MBA Programs

Global Business and Cultural Awareness for MBA Programs Back to Blog March 11, 2024 Episode 10:  Today, Dr. Omar Ayyash, President and CEO of the World Trade Center Kentucky interviews Karl Gustafson, MBA Academic Director for the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics. We’ll learn how UK has woven global business and…

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Interview with Ambassador Matthew Barzun

Episode 9:  Today, Dr. Omar Ayyash, President and CEO of the World Trade Center Kentucky interviews Matthew Barzun who served as the United States Ambassador to Sweden and to the United Kingdom.  Omar and Matthew originally met while Matthew was working at CNET, many years ago. Meet Ambassador Matthew Barzun Matthew has a significant entrepreneurial…

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Interview with Jonathan Adelstein of DigitalBridge

Interview with Jonathan Adelstein of DigitalBridge Back to Blog Episode 7:  Today, Dr. Omar Ayyash, President and CEO of the World Trade Center Kentucky interviews Jonathan Adelstein, Managing Director and Head of Global Policy and Investment for DigitalBridge Group, Inc.  We recorded this episode in Dubai, during the 2023 Dubai Trade Mission, which was sponsored…

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Global Supply Chain Management

Global Supply Chain Management Back to Blog October 9, 2023 Episode 5:  Today, Dr. Omar Ayyash, President and CEO of the World Trade Center Kentucky interviews Brian Crilly, VP of International Supply Chain Management at Papa Johns, and Stephen Marks, Sr. VP of Supply at Givaudan Sense Colour.  These seasoned professionals will join us for…

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Why Latin America and Why Now?

Episode 4:  Today, Dr. Omar Ayyash, President and CEO of the World Trade Center Kentucky interviews Michael Bowling, Managing Partner at Global Altitudes, LLC.  Michael has had extensive experience doing business in Latin America.  He’s going to share some timely perspectives on why this region presents some interesting opportunities. Meet Michael Bowling Michael was born…

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Podcast Dr. Ayyash Discusses the World Trade Center Kentucky

Podcast Dr. Ayyash Discusses the World Trade Center Kentucky Episode 1:  Welcome to the launch of our new podcast!  Today, Dr. Omar Ayyash introduces our audience to the World Trade Center Kentucky.  Connecting businesses to global trade is an important step in helping them to grow and succeed.  The World Trade Center Kentucky provides resources…

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