Cross-Border Expo June 2014

Trade Show, Seminars, Business-To-Business Networking Social

The Ferndale Chamber of Commerce and Silver Reef Hotel Casino Spa present the Second Annual Cross-Border Expo, June 12th in Ferndale, Washington. This event will showcase over 60 exhibitors and feature three educational sessions aimed at Doing Business in the USA, Doing Business in Canada, and Cross-Border (USA) Real Estate Investment.

It will be FREE of charge for attendees, although (free) pre-registration is recommended for the seminars, as seating will be limited. Priority seating will be given to those who pre-register.

Pacific Customs Brokers is proud to participate as a sponsor, exhibitor and speaker at each of the Doing Business in Canada and Doing Business in the USA sessions.

The Cross-Border Expo will be an exciting opportunity for exhibitors to meet and network with several hundred affluent BC and Whatcom County visitors. The goal is to attract both tourism and business visitors for a one to five-day visit.

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Seminar Overview

Thursday, June 12, 2014

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

  • Seminar Registration (seminars are concurrent)

1:30 pm - 4:15 pm

  • Session One: Doing Business in the USA
  • Session Two: Doing Business in Canada
  • Session Three: Cross-Border (USA) Real Estate Investment

2:00 pm

  • Trade Show Exhibit Floor Opens

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

  • Multi-Chamber Business-After-Business Networking/Social

7:00 pm

  • Trade Show Exhibit Floor Closes
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  • Pacific Customs Brokers
  • Silver Reef Hotel Casino Spa
  • International Market Access, Inc.
  • Print & Copy Factory
  • Wells Fargo
  • Port of Bellingham
  • Cascadia Cross-Border Law
  • VSH CPAs
  • US Bank
  • Charter College
  • White Rock Courier Ltd.
  • The Northern Light
  • KNV Chartered Accountants LLP

Event Location

Event Center at Silver Reef 4876 Haxton Way Ferndale, WA 98248

Contact Information

Ferndale Chamber of Commerce 5683 2nd Ave, Ferndale, WA 98248 / Email: / Phone: 360.384.3042

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Adriana Petty

Her career in the international trade industry began almost 9 years ago while she simultaneously worked her way to earning a Marketing Management Certificate from Kwantlen Polytechnic University's (KPU) School of Business and most recently an Associate Certificate in Graphic Design With Distinction from British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT). Having reached her goal of amalgamating her fields of study to become a Marketing & Graphic Design powerhouse, Adriana spearheads the organization’s education program, external speaking engagements and internal staff events while providing support to the Graphic Design team. The education program and industry events at which we speak focus on teaching importers, exporters, carriers, and the like, the importance of customs compliance while moving commercial goods across international borders. Our messaging boasts efficiency, accuracy and compliance above all else with the least amount of exposure to delays. In 2015, she joined the Marketing and Events Committee for The American Chamber of Commerce – Pacific Chapter where she volunteers her time at events from inception to take-down. A creative at heart, she loves challenging herself, and thus is consistently known for growing her multi-disciplined training, responsibilities, and expanding her knowledge.

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