Workshop "Scaling Up Growth in Germany & the EU"

AHK Pittsburgh - Events-Hauptkategorie Termin speichern
05.04.2018 | 16:00
- 18:30
BKD, 375 N Shore Dr #501, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Workshop with AHP International and guest speaker George Saxon, President of International Markets at Conco Services Corporation in Verona as well as Andrew Sokolski, executive Vice President of Whirley Industries.


Europe? Europe!
Conquer the World‘s Largest Export Market
Learn from the Leaders: German-American Success Stories

With exports of almost 300 billion US$, Europe is by far America’s largest global market. Key economy and EU’s powerhouse Germany keeps growing and makes Europe a not to be missed target market and offers a range of opportunities to the American middle market.

The workshop "Scaling Up Growth in Germany and the EU" will provide insights into American corporates who are already active and doing business in Europe. The focus will be on offering best practices to companies who are facing challenges to further grow their business and localize sales, marketing and other functions in Europe. 


Stefan Peikert
Founder of our member AHP International Inc.

For more than 25 years, Stefan Peikert has been an active consultant in the fields of strategic business development, sales & marketing and internationalization. With Germany and Europe being a natural focal point of his engagement with U.S. clients, Mr Peikert’s expertise has been to take a company’s international strategies hands-on and deliver on the ground in-market project success. 

Jack Rosenbloom
Founder of our member AHP International Inc.

Jack A. Rosenbloom is an experienced consultant, lawyer and entrepreneur with a broad range of experience representing domestic and international clients in complex corporate, mergers and acquisitions and transactional matters. With over twenty years of experience working in industry, Jack has worked with clients from five continents across multiple industries in all facets of their operations.

Dave Bluemling
Tax Partner at BKD, LLP - CPAs and Advisors

David G. Bluemling is an established leader in three ways - as a leader of a fast-growing regional accounting firm; as an outstanding tax practitoner praised by clients: and as respected community board director. The Pittsburgh Business Times has named him a "Fast Tracker" the only CPA firm managing partner so honored.

Special guests

George Saxon Jr.
President International Markets of Conco Services Corp. Verona, PA

George Saxon has been one of the principal members of Conco Systems since 1987. Currently his responsibilities include Global Marketing and International Business Development. George is an active member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He is a published author and speaker.


Andrew Sokolski
Executive VP of Whirley Industries from Warren, PA

Andrew Sokolski leads a team that grew sales by 65% from 2009 to 2015 in North America.  Throughout his career, Andrew has worked with customers to understand their business objectives and then create programs that expand business opportunities for all stakeholders while delighting consumers.  






For more information on Conco, please click here.