JUNE-9-2017 – Korea-US Networking Reception Mr. Ban Tran and Ms. Aurora Aquino was invited to attend the Korea-US Networking Reception, hosted by the Korean International Trade Association (KITA) at the Lotte New York Palace. KITA is the largest business organization in Korea, with over 70,000 member firms. The purpose of the event is to bring together business organizations from the US and Korea to promote better trade relations and business collaborations. Mr. In-Ho Kim, Chairman of KITA, gave a warm welcome remark and everyone had a good time networking together.
Photo Caption (from left to right): A) In-Ho Kim, Chairman of Korean International Trade Association, B) Jimmy Chue, CEO of Amer Asia Euro International Inc., C) Aurora Aquino, DPI/ECOSOC member of UN, Board of Directors of Gloal Business Chambers of Commerce, Board of Advisors of Trans International, D) Ban Tran, Founder & CEO of Trans International
JUNE-4-5-6-2017 – Marcus Evans Private Wealth Summit – Orlando, FL Mr. Ban Tran was invited to participate at the Marcus Evans Private Wealth Summit in Orlando, FL as a delegate. Marcus Evans conferences bring together business entrepreneurs, project sponsors and investment funds looking to raise capital and match them up with delegates, which include family offices, principal of private holding companies, strategic investors and private equity fund managers. Trans International was there as a strategic investor, representing our conglomerate partners to source for projects and technologies where we can strategically invest and add value to expand our business portfolio.
Photo Caption: Summit Agenda
Photo Caption: Round Table Sessions Between Project Sponsors and Delegates
Photo Caption: Mr. Ban Tran, enjoying a cigar after the conference with Mr. Brandon Davis, Marcus Evans Summit Manager and Mr. Stan Sung, Managing Partner of Genrich Family Office.
MAY-29-30-31-2017 – USC/Dominican Republic Seaport Expansion Discussion Mr. Ban Tran, CEO of Trans International and Mr. Guillermo Molina, SVP of Trans International, Latin America Division, brought Mr. Nick Vyas, Executive Director of University of Southern California (USC) Global Supply Chain Management Center, to the Dominican Republic (DR) to meet with the Ministry of Port Authority to discuss plans for the expansion of Dominican Republic’s seaports as well as the integration of the country’s inland infrastructures network.
Photo Caption: Getting a tour of Puerto de Manzanillo with the DR Port Authority. Puerto de Manzanillo is a strategic port with a lot of potentials, located right on the Northwestern border between Dominican Republic and Haiti.
Photo Caption: Mr. Ban Tran, CEO of Trans International at the Dominican Republic Ministry of Port Authority
Photo Caption: Meeting with the Dominican Republic Ministry of Port Authority. (left to right): A) Juan Carlos Farias, Commercial Director for DR Ministry of Port Authority, B) Anibal Pina, Deputy Director of DR Ministry of Port Authority, C) Nick Vyas, Executive Director of USC Global Supply Chain Management Center, D) Guillermo Molina, SVP of Trans International, Latin America Division, E) Ban Tran, CEO of Trans International In addition, Mr. Tran and Mr. Molina also met with officials from the Dominican Republic’s Department of Export & Foreign Investment to plan for future delegations Trans International plans to bring to DR for investment explorations.
Photo Caption (left to right): A) Juan Carlos Farias, Commerical Director of DR Ministry of Port Authority, B)N/A, C) Ban Tran, CEO of Trans International, D) Ms. Gina Montolio, Business Center Director for Department of Export & Foreign Investment, E) Mr. Guillermo Molina, SVP of Trans International, Latin America Division
MAY-20-2017 – GetGlobal’s First Board Meeting Mr. Ban Tran was invited to participate in the GetGlobal’s first board meeting and officially become a member of the Advisory Board as well as Chairman of the Outreach Committee. GetGlobal is an international super conference designed to fuel international growth by bringing together global business executives, industry experts, think tanks, governments and NGOs, to discuss how to navigate the ever-changing global economy. GetGlobal covers every major economic region as well as every major industry in the world. More details are available at www.getglobal.co.
Photo Caption: The GetGlobal Board (left to right): A) Nina Leong – Global Licensing, Marketing and Brand Development Executive, B) Chirag Sagar – Cofounder & COO, Destination Luxury, C) Parker Coomans – GetGlobal Head of Business Development, North America & Special Markets, D) Joel Backaler – Managing Director, Marketing & Corporate Development, Frontier Strategy Group, E) David Karl – GetGlobal Chief Knowledge Officer, Former Director of Studies at the Pacific Council on International Policy, F) Jim Fenton – Private Wealth Manager, SVP at City National Bank, G) Anjali Sharan – GetGlobal Chief of Staff, H) Julian Leuthold – GetGlobal Founder & CEO, I) Ban Tran – President & CEO of Trans International
May-12-2017 – Passione by Uberto Gucci Mr. Ban Tran was invited by Ms. Tatjana Labato, Partner & COO of Uberto Gucci Family Office, to attend the launch of their Champagne line (“Passione” by Uberto Gucci) at Casa Belvedere, The Italian Cultural Center, in Staten Island, NY. Mr. Tran also brought many other guests to the party to show support to Ms. Tatjana Labato and Mr. Uberto Gucci. Mr. Tran’s guests included a member of the United Nations and business entrepreneurs from the Luxury Fashion, Designs and Entertainment industries.
Mr. Ban Tran, CEO of Trans International, was featured in a news article, inside Industry Magazine, at the opening of the BACCO WINE BAR, invited by Ms. Tatjana Labato, COO of Uberto Gucci & Partner.