"Thirty percent of our sales are a direct result of trading internationally. Free trade agreements have been vital for our company’s bottom line - especially during this difficult economic period."
Kent, WA (PRWEB) March 24, 2010
Sterlitech Corporation, one of the world’s leading producers of inorganic membranes and bench scale testing equipment, recently announced their acceptance of the prestigious Faces of Trade® Award presented by the US Chamber of Commerce.
“Sterlitech Corporation is a prime example of an American business successfully navigating the international marketplace,” said Liz Reilly, Director of http://www.traderoots.org/profile.jsf?profileId=6323 [TradeRoots for the US Chamber of Commerce. “Our award honors small and medium-sized [American-owned and operated] companies that are actively engaged in the global marketplace and creating jobs and opportunity.”
With ninety-six percent of the world’s consumers living outside of the United States, trade agreements and increased exports are critical in the success of American businesses. The Faces of Trade® Award recognizes the efforts of companies like Sterlitech which demonstrate how exercising an effective trade policy can lead to the success of small businesses while simultaneously having a measurable impact on their communities through domestic job opportunities and local economic growth.
“We have been doing business globally for over eight years,” said Mark Spatz, Founder and President of Sterlitech, a company whose products are used worldwide in research projects that require absolute precision in measurement and results. “Thirty percent of our sales are a direct result of trading internationally. Free trade agreements have been vital for our company’s bottom line - especially during this difficult economic period.”
About Sterlitech Corporation:
Sterlitech Corporation provides superior laboratory products, specializing in flat sheet filter membranes and bench scale testing equipment for a variety of industries, including the occupational health and safety, petrochemical, fossil fuels and biotech industries. For precision and accuracy, Sterlitech’s membrane disc filters, filter holders, silt density index test kits, and syringe and capsule filters consistently relied upon to assure exceptional results.
For more information about Sterlitech, visit: http://www.sterlitech.com.
About Mark Spatz:
Mark Spatz brings a wealth of experience in both the business world and in environmental economics to the role of Founder and President of Sterlitech Corporation. With a keen eye towards building superior performing products that fill niche market needs as well as extensive experience in the membrane industry, Mark has rapidly built Sterlitech into a leading manufacturer of inorganic membrane products.
Prior to launching Sterlitech, Mark worked as a Business Analyst for Aptimus (formerly known as FreeShop.com) as an Account Manager and Director of Research for McKnight & Company, Inc. and as an Economist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture.