The STL Export Accelerator Awards Ceremony will take place from 5 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 15, in the John Cook School of Business auditorium, with a reception following in the atrium.
The event is co-sponsored by the Boeing Institute of International Business.
This is a free event recognizing local start-ups and small-to-medium sized companies seeking to expand their footprint globally. The winners receive part of a $60,000 pot of prize money, training, mentoring and office space at one of STLVentureWorks' innovation centers.
This inaugural event was launched as part of the World Trade Center’s St. Louis Metro Export Plan in collaboration with the Brookings Institute-Global Cities Initiative. JPMorganChase has provided the prize money.