Mike Allocca began his career in 1996 while starting in operations at a freight forwarding company in Albany, NY. After obtaining his Bachelors in Business Administration, he quickly worked his way up over 10 years from internal operations to vice-president of sales.
Mike went through the accelerated executive MBA Program at the State University of New York at Albany. He has sat on the board of directors of the Global Business Network in Albany, NY for 2 years. He has traveled abroad many times throughout Europe and China.
In 2006, Mike started his own consulting company under Allocca Enterprises Inc. He has conducted hundreds of on-site and public training seminars across the United States. He works on a daily basis with importers and exporters conducting compliance audits, classifications and implementing written export & import procedures.
He is a NASBITE certified business professional. He stays updated on export/import regulations by attending and/or hosting programs with the U.S. Department of Commerce, US Customs & Border Protection, US Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Industry and Security, NAFTA – office of Intra American Affairs, TSA and Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals.
2008 Trade Partner of the Year – Tech Valley Global Business Network