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First class of 14 receive international trade certificates in World Trade Center Kentucky program

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Feb. 1, 2012) – The World Trade Center Kentucky announced today its first graduating class for the Center’s International Trade Certification Program.

Darren Srebnick, International Trade Specialist with the World Trade Center Kentucky and the project manager behind the Certification program said, “I am excited that after years of planning and preparation, the Center can make this announcement along with release of the names of our first ever certified trade professionals.”

Srebnick added, “This is a dedicated and special group of people. The trade certification combined with their international experience will increase their value within their company and industry sector. In addition, the State of Kentucky will gain by having more export trade professionals in its job ranks. Our sincere congratulations to all.”

Trade Certification Recipients are:

Kary VanArsdale – DRE Medical
Michelle Blackburn – Saint-Gobain
Robert Scott – Zoeller Pump
Stephannie Block – Momentive Chemical
Juli Jepson – OYSTAR North America
Amelia Bell – Lectrodryer
Carrie Crouch – Momentive Chemical
Scott Love – Louisville Metro Development
Peggy Baas – Louisville Metro Development
Jeff Steele – Jones Plastic
Bridget Sheehan – D.D. Williamson
Lenora Zike – Vogt Power
Arnela Krecinic – Linak
Stephen Kovaka – Phoenix Processing


About the World Trade Center Kentucky
World Trade Center Kentucky (WTC-KY) is the leading provider of trade consulting, trade education and trade missions across Kentucky. WTC-KY trade staff responds annually to hundreds of trade service requests and along with its trade missions, organizes trade education programs covering topics ranging from international payment methods to market entry strategies. The WTC-KY offers the state’s only International Trade Certification Program. With over 300 offices world-wide, the Trade Center provides Kentucky businesses access to global markets through site visits, business networking, and introductions to key government officials. Please visit our Website at www.wtcky.org for additional information on our certification, education, research and trade mission programs.