Meet the DEC was held on December 10th at the National Entrepreneur Center in partnership with the U.S. Commercial Service and the Central Florida International Trade Office. The event was a soft launch of the North West Central FL District Export Council. Nancy Simmons introduced the DEC and explained the organization’s mission, vision, values, and purpose. Elena Bay spoke on Doing Business in Russia and Linda Hadeed spoke on Doing Business in the Middle East. Afterward, the council met with members of the community interested in export and international trade.