Brief Biographies of Presenters at DISCOVER 2013

William Adams

Senior International Economist
PNC Financial Services Group

Mike Allocca

President
Allocca Enterprises

Rick Angiuoni

Director – Africa
Export Import Bank of the United States

Duncan Archibald

Commercial Specialist
U.S Consulate Sydney, Australia

Rebecca Armand

Consul General (Acting)/Senior Commercial Officer
U .S. Mission to Nigeria

Robert D. Bannerman

Principal Commercial Officer
U.S. Consulate Dubai, U.A.E.

John Breidenstine

Minister - Counselor for Commercial Affairs
U.S. Embassy London, United Kingdom

Jay Bryson

Managing Director and Global Economist, Wells Fargo

Tom Campbell

Senior Director, Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)

Wayne Cooper

Chair, North Carolina District Export Council

Daniel Crocker

Senior Commercial Officer
U.S. Embassy Panama City, Panama

William B. Czajkowski

Commercial Counselor
U.S. Embassy Warsaw, Poland

Nicole A. DeSilvis

Commercial Attaché
U.S. Embassy Bogota, Colombia

Joel Edge

Managing Director, Star Building Systems International Division

Ross Ensor

Corporate International Director
Leo A Daly

Robert L. (Larry) Farris

Commercial Counselor
U.S. Consulate Johannesburg, South Africa

Michael P. Filchock

Global Growth and Strategy Leader and COO of the Strategy and Transformation Consulting Practice, Accenture

Casie Gillette

Director of Online Market, KoMarketing Associates

William D. Harazin

Principal, William D. Harazin, PLLC

John Howell

Principal Commercial Officer, U.S. Consulate Monterrey

Steve Janz

V.P. of International Sales and Business Development
Flow Sciences, Inc.

Jeffery Justice

Commercial Officer
U.S. Consulate Istanbul, Turkey

Sarah E. Kemp

Commercial Counselor
U.S. Embassy Hanoi, Vietnam

Louise Kern

Managing Director, GloBIS

Jonathan Knaus

Vice President, Latin America, Caribbean, Central America and Russia
Western Union Business Solutions

Mitch Larsen

Counselor for Commercial Affairs
U.S. Embassy Seoul, Korea

Dao Le

Senior Commercial Officer
U.S. Embassy Kuwait City, Kuwait

Matthew Lewis

Director of Partnerships and Alliances
Western Union Business Solutions

Ryan McManus

C.O.O. of Global Strategy
Accenture

Rick Ortiz

Deputy Senior Commercial Officer
U.S. Embassy Ottawa, Canada

Ellen Lenny-Passagno

Senior Commercial Officer
U.S. Embassy Santiago, Chile

David E. Price

U.S. House of Representatives

Devin Rambo

Principal Commercial Officer
U.S. Embassy Brasília, Brazil

Jason Reiner

Latina America Business Manager, Des-Case Corporation

Mary Reiss

Vice President of Compliance and Ethics, RTI

Tom Robinson

Vice President
ERD

Rodolfo Sabonge

Executive Vice President for Planning and Business Development
Panama Canal Authority

Dennis Simmons

Deputy Senior Commercial Officer
U.S. Embassy Cairo, Egypt

Greg Sizemore

Director, U.S. Commercial Service Offices in North Carolina

Jonathan Szucs

Engineering Manager, Advanced Superabrasives Inc.

Mack Tadeu

Deputy Director
Advocacy Center, U.S. Department of Commerce

Holly Vineyard

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Africa, Middle East, South Asia
U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Market Access and Compliance

Steven Wells

Managing Partner, KoMarketing Associates

Brian Whisler

Partner, Baker& McKenzie LLP

Chris William

Host of Carolina Business Review

Jim Wilson

Senior Coordinator for Trade Promotion and Commercial Affairs
U.S. Department of State

William Zarit

Minister for Commercial Affairs
U.S. Embassy Beijing, China

Joseph Zeccardi

Senior Vice President
PNC Bank