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OPIC’s small business workshop is making its way to Oakland

California-based Sambazon used OPIC financing to build a sustainable acai berry processing facility in the Brazilian rainforest.   OPIC is traveling to Oakland, Calif. this week to host its final Expanding Horizons small business... Read more...

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OPIC to host upcoming small business workshop in Charlotte

Small business owners and entrepreneurs seeking advice at Expanding Horizons   OPIC is headed to Charlotte, North Carolina next month to host its fourth Expanding Horizons small business workshop of the year. On September 12,... Read more...

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OPIC in Ohio: Helping local businesses expand into emerging markets

With OPIC support, a group of restaurants franchised under the Dublin, Ohio-based Wendy’s International Inc. brand are being introduced in Georgia.   On August 18, OPIC will be hosting its Expanding Horizons small business seminar... Read more...

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Investing "over there" can pay dividends here at home: OPIC small business workshops featured in the Cincinnati Enquirer

“There are many ways that the U.S. economy benefits when American businesses expand their horizons overseas,” OPIC Outreach Director Lawrence Spinelli wrote last weekend in the Cincinnati Enquirer. “By growing their revenue, they can often hire more... Read more...

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OPIC's small business workshop is headed to Cincinnati

OPIC Outreach Director Larry Spinelli speaking to attendees at Expanding Horizons   OPIC will be traveling to Cincinnati next month to host its third Expanding Horizons small business workshop of the year. On August 18, small... Read more...

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Next Stop for OPIC’s Small Business Workshop- New York City

Small business owners seeking advice at OPIC’s Expanding Horizons workshop   OPIC is headed to New York City next month to host its second Expanding Horizons small business workshop of the year. On June 16, small businesses and... Read more...

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Oregon partner sells American-made irrigation equipment in Mexico

  As OPIC prepares to travel to Portland, Oregon to kick off our 2017 Expanding Horizons workshop series for U.S. small businesses, we are featuring one of our Pacific Northwest partners, Wade Rain, Inc. OPIC supports Wade Rain with... Read more...

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In the Pacific Northwest region, startups and established businesses partner with OPIC

Wade Rain, one of several OPIC partners in the Pacific Northwest, uses ​​​​​​​OPIC political risk insurance to support the sale of advanced irrigation equipment in Mexico.   Next month, OPIC will take its Expanding Horizons... Read more...

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OPIC to kick off workshop series for American small businesses

OPIC Director of Corporate Development Alison Germak, talks to a small business owner at an Expanding Horizons workshop.   OPIC will kick off its 2017 Expanding Horizons small business workshop series on May 4 in Portland, Oregon... Read more...

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Six reasons why your small business should explore emerging markets

American innovation in the global economy: Envirofit International is a Fort Collins, Colorado startup that develops efficient cookstoves for people living in remote parts of the world. It is one of many American small businesses that have used... Read more...

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