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Meet the Director of International Business from Richardson, Dallas, USA

October 14, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Mike Skelton, Director of the Mayor’s Office of International Business, will be at the Innovation Birmingham Campus to discuss opportunities for companies looking to establish a presence or expand their existing presence in the US, and to explore the opportunities in the Richardson district of Dallas.
Is your company ready to establish a presence in North America? Do you already have a presence in North America? Whether you plan to start with a U.S. Sales Office or establish your North American headquarters to handle business in the U.S., Canada and Latin America, Richardson, Texas is an attractive option.
What is the attraction of Richardson, Texas to set up your operation?
Richardson, Texas is a vibrant and diversified business community, strategically located in one of the brightest economic regions in the world – the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Whether your company seeks the latest technological breakthrough, provides the highest level of financial service or thrives upon the synergy of a great business and research university, Richardson is where excellence is the expectation.

Key Local Industries:

Telecommunication & Wireless
ICT/Micro electronics
Data centres/Cloud computing
Software/IT Consulting services
Computer animation/simulation/gaming


Hub of 2nd largest U.S. technology workforce
2nd Largest daytime employment center in DFW
1.2 Million white collar work­force within 30 minutes
60% of local workforce has college or advanced degree
Top regional research & development university (UT Dallas)

Richardson has been recognised as the best location in Dallas metropolitan area (DFW)

30 minutes from 2 major airports
2-4 hour flights to any major U.S. city
Home of the Telecom Corridor® Area of Innovation
One of the largest ICT producing areas in U.S.
Named International Business Capital of North Texas
DFW has 18 F500 companies and 10,000 corporate headquarters



October 14, 2014
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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