Karen Parker (USDOC Liaison)
A Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) from the North America Small Business Trade Educators (NASBITE) and has been assisting small business expand into new markets for over twenty years. She maintains an tradecraft speciality on U.S. Export Controls for the Bureau of Industry and Security.
The U.S.Export Assistance Centers are under the Commercial Service which is the trade promotion arm of the International Trade Administration and helps U.S. small and medium sized business grow international sales by providing - World class market research - Trade events that promote your product or service to qualified buyers - Introductions to qualified buyers and distributors - Counseling and advocacy through every step of the export process. The U.S. Commercial Service’s worldwide network of offices and trade experts can help your company expand its international sales. The Austin U.S. Export Assistance Center covers 33 counties in Central Texas, including Waco, Temple, Austin and San Marcos.