CHICAGO (WEHT) – Illinois Lt. Governor Juliana Stratton and the Acting Director of the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Erin Guthrie, announced the 2019 Governor’s Export Awards on Wednesday.
The awards honor Illinois companies that achieved excellence in exporting, as well as organizations that provide export assistance.
“Thanks to the hard work of our exporters and the organizations that support them, Illinois is one of the
top exporters in the entire country. Exports are an integral part of our economy, employing thousands
of men and women across the state and contributing millions of dollars to the state’s economy,” said Lt.
Governor Juliana Stratton. “We are proud to recognize the businesses and groups who excelled in
exports over the past year and look forward to continuing to support and grow the industry.”
EXPORTER OF THE YEAR
EXPORTER COINTUING EXCELLENCE
E. Formella & Sons
Serola Biomechanics, Inc.
4B Components Ltd.
EXPORTER AWARENESS AND DEVELOPMENT
Illinois SBDC International Trade Center at Industrial Council of Nearwest Chicago (ICNC)
(This story was originally published on June 27, 2019)