Thursday, December 1, 2005 - The Oakland Export Assistance Center (EAC), in collaboration with the Sacramento and San Jose EACs, hosted a Dental Delegation of Vietnamese Buyers in the Oakland Federal Building. The Delegation was recruited and led by Commercial Specialist Le Anh from Ho Chi Minh City and consisted of almost 30 dentists, importers, and academics. The Export Assistance Center's arranged for four local companies to present their products and services to the delegates. These four companies consisted of Citibank, Danville Materials, Lares Research, and Arkees. As part of the event, Director Rod Hirsch of the Oakland EAC presented Mr. Craig Bruns, President and Ms. Debra Simpson, Customer Service Manager- Int’l Sales, from Danville Materials with the U.S. Department of Commerce's Export Achievement Certificate for their export successes in the global marketplace.