2013 Presidential “E” Award Recipient
Carver International, Inc., operating out of Erie, Pennsylvania, received the “E” Award for demonstrating excellence in exporting practices. Carver International is unique in the freight forwarding business because they deal exclusively with exports, which has significantly increased exporting activity throughout the region and contributed to the economic recovery. Since 2000, Carver International has taken advantage of the export counseling services at the U.S. Commercial Service, which have aided the company in their substantial expansion of international freight forwarding. Carver International also presented at several export seminars for various organizations over the years, including the Northwest Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Corporation and the Western Pennsylvania District Export Council.