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KWIXLand Business Spotlight: Leslie Fischer, International Trade Director

We were delighted to have Leslie Fischer as our special guest on today's episode of the KWIXLand Business Spotlight. Leslie Fischer serves as the head of the International Trade program at the Missouri Small Business Development Centers (SBDC). In her capacity, Leslie plays a pivotal role in guiding companies as they shape their export strategies and navigate the complex landscape of global social responsibility. She is dedicated to providing education and fostering connections with various export assistance entities and trade opportunities.

Before her tenure at the SBDC, Leslie Fischer contributed her expertise as an international marketing specialist for the Missouri Department of Agriculture and as an international trade specialist for the Missouri Department of Economic Development. In these roles, she played a crucial part in facilitating valuable trade opportunities for both Missouri-based companies and international buyers.

Leslie's impressive educational background includes a Master's degree in Global Management from Fordham Gabelli School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from the University of Kansas.

Don't forget to mark your calendars for October 10th, as we invite you to join us for "Business Bites - Exporting 101." It promises to be an enlightening and informative event you won't want to miss! Click Here to RSVP!


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