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President’s Economic Team To Visit Vermeer

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:29 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Shaylon Cochran

Some of President Obama’s economic advisors will be in Pella Thursday to talk to area businesses about Iowa’s exports. Members of the President’s Export Commission in addition to Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Francisco Sanchez and Chairman of the Export-Import Bank Fred Hochberg along with Governor Terry Brandstad will attend a roundtable discussion with Iowa’s small and medium sized businesses. The event is hosted by the Vermeer Corporation, whose president and CEO Mary Vermeer Andringa is a member of the PEC. The discussion will help the PEC shape its policy recommendations for President Obama.