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4th Friday: Opportunities and Challenges with Growing Your Export Business

  • Friday, November 16, 2018
  • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Trezo Mare | 4105 N. Mulberry Drive Kansas City, MO 64116
  • 19


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Winner of the 2018 KS Exporter of the Year  

  • How 91-year-old Shor-Line (Schroer Manufacturing) launched into exports
  • How Shor-Line mobilized its entire workforce in building its international business
  • What outside resources did Shor-Line use to help overcome daily challenges
  • Where is Shor-Line finding future opportunities for growth 
  • Q&A with the audience about how you can apply these lessons


Guest Speaker

Adam Hermesch, International Sales

    Adam Hermesch has worked for Shor-Line, a third-generation veterinary equipment manufacturer, in Kansas City for the past 10 years. For nearly half that time he has managed the International team to provide the highest quality animal care products all across the globe. In 2017 and 2018, Shor-Line was recognized as a finalist for the Kansas Exporter of the Year, and winning in 2018. Prior to graduating from Kansas State, he grew up on a family partnership farm where teamwork is necessary to overcome all sorts of challenges. The changing dynamics of International business around the world offers many challenges as well, and Adam is always building his network to discover useful resources for continued growth of Shor-Line’s global presence

    The International Trade Council of Greater Kansas City is a network of international business professionals, educators, and students that actively work with each other and the community to build a stronger support system for international trade in the Kansas City region.

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    Kansas City, MO 64116

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