Export Achievement Awards (2002 - 2003)

The Export Achievement Award recognizes U.S. businesses that have benefited from the export assistance services of the Department of Commerce’s Commercial Service to make their first export sale or to open into new foreign markets.

2003

Abaxis

Linda Conlin, Assistant Secretary for Trade Development, U.S. Department of Commerce

(center, holding award)

Dr. Vladimir E. Ostoich, Ph.D., co-founder, Abaxis Inc.

(center, holding award)

Teddy Bear English

Teddy Bear English, an international English school, is presented with the US Export Achievement Award by Chris Damm (behind award), and Philip J. Bond, Undersecretary for Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce (far right).

Chris Damm, International Trade Specialist, Silicon Valley U.S. Export Assistant Center

Philip J. Bond, Undersecretary for Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce

Tiffany Marble Molds

P.W. Thompson, President, Tiffany Marble Molds

Maria Cino, Assistant Secretary & Director General, U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce

UXL (Universal Exports Limited)

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Chris Damm, International Trade Specialist, Silicon Valley U.S. Export Assistance Center, U.S. Department of Commerce

Leigh Lindenbaum, founder, UXL

Maria Cino, Assistant Secretary & Director General, U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce

LaserCard

LaserCard is presented with the US Export Achievement Award by Philip J. Bond, Undersecretary for Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce (left), and

Keith Hwang, International Trade Specialist, Silicon Valley U.S. Export Assistant Center (far right).

Surgical Optics

Surgical Optics is presented with the US Export Achievement Award by Lora Baker, Commercial Officer, U.S. Commercial Service (left), and Maria Cino, Assistant Secretary & Director General, U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce (far right).

2002

Cenatek Inc.

Cenatek is presented with the US Export Achievement Award by Joanne Vliet (far left), The Hon. Zoe Lofgren, Member of Congress, CA-16 (center), and Bruce Blakeman, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce (left).

SecuGen

SecuGen is presented with the US Export Achievement Award by The Hon. Zoe Lofgren, Member of Congress, CA-16 (center, holding award), Joanne Vliet (far left), and Bruce Blakeman, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce (left, behind Lofgren)

BioMed Diagnostics.

BioMed Diagnostics is presented with the US Export Achievement Award by Larry Tabash (far left), and Grant Aldonas, Undersecretary of International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce (left, holding award).

MediaSolv

MediaSolv is presented with the US Export Achievement Award by The Hon. Zoe Lofgren, Member of Congress (center, holding award), CA-16, Joanne Vliet (far left), and Bruce Blakeman, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce (far right).