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May Business Promotion and Networking Breakfast

For the May business Promotion and Networking Breakfast meeting, we had Young African entrepreneurs walk us through their ground breaking success into their growing businesses. Biogen Kenya Limited and Joelex Uganda Limited are social entrepreneurs, impacting the society while making profit. Biogen Kenya Converts used cooking oil into biodiesel, making about 500 liters per day […]

Alaffia Factory Visit

On April, 12th we visited the Alaffia factory in Olympia, WA . Among the visitors was H. E. David Gilmour, the U.S. ambassador to Togo, African Alaffia management team and members of Washington Legislature. This company has over 160 employees in Olympia and over 600 in Togo. Alaffia’s goal is to alleviate poverty and empower […]

April 2017 Business Promotion Networking Breakfast

On April 11th, the ACCPNW held its monthly Business Promotion Networking Breakfast. The guest speaker was Eric Klunder, a senior Executive with Lynden International.  Eric Klunder has been involved in developing economy logistics efforts for over 25 years.  He has done extensive work with multinational corporations, business startups, USAID, the US Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance, […]