Grand Opening – March 28, 2014

Ribbon-cutting of the Central Florida International Trade Office

March 28, 2014

This event featured the two financial stakeholders: Mayor Teresa Jacobs from Orange County Government and Henry Reyes representing JPMorgan chase who “cut the ribbon” to launch the CFITO. Dr. Tom O’Neal, Chairman of the NEC board, Eric Ushkowitz, NEC board member representing Orange County Government, and Jason Russo, representing the Office of Jennifer Thompson, were also part of the ribbon cutting ceremony. Approximately 60 attendees represented a variety of leaders from various Chambers of Commerce throughout Central Florida. The attendees were extremely positive about the CFITO initiative and are committed to supporting the office by identifying and connecting their members to the services offered by the CFITO.