Lori Blaker, President/CEO of TTi Global Arrives in Kabul: Mission in Afghanistan Begins

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Last month TTi Global secured its business license in Afghanistan. Lori Blaker President/CEO arrived in Kabul on August 30th, 2012, to open workforce development operations in Kabul. TTi Global will provide much needed technical training for Afghan nationals, assisting in US-Afghan reconstruction efforts.

Lori Blaker, President/CEO TTi Global

After our participation in the US Department of Commerce trade mission, our company has identified many commercial opportunities in Afghanistan. Currently there is a great need for job skills training,” states Blaker.

Lori Blaker President/CEO is making her second trip to Afghanistan in an effort to expand her business operations globally. Earlier this year, TTi Global was one of twelve U.S. companies to participate in an eight day US Department of Commerce trade mission to Kabul. Blaker will be meeting again with government officials and representatives from construction companies, automotive distributors, heavy-truck fleet organizations and mining companies, all who expressed need for trained workers

Earlier this year, Presidents Obama and Karzai signed the Strategic Partnership Agreement cementing relationship between the U.S. and Afghanistan from 2014-2024. Foreign companies are now being recruited to invest in developing Afghanistan’s infrastructure and targeted growth sectors that include; agriculture, mining and power, transport and logistics, low-end manufacturing, telecommunication and construction.
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“After our participation in the US Department of Commerce trade mission, our company has identified many commercial opportunities in Afghanistan. Currently there is a great need for job skills training,” states Blaker. “As more companies begin to invest in the country, there will be a significant need for support services.”

TTi Global plans to establish its first office in Kabul and then explore setting up shop in other provinces. Having a base of operation in the country will position their company to support the surge of transit activity that will occur now that NATO has opened the supply route.

TTi Global is a Rochester Hills Michigan company offering full-service instructional systems, training, research, and consulting services. The headquarters controls satellite locations in France, Germany, Russia and Spain along with offices in Australia, Brazil, Chile, China, India, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Peru, South Africa, Thailand, United Kingdom and Venezuela.

TTi Global is an international leader offering complete resource personnel and instruction systems. TTi Global offers worldwide full-service training, research and consulting services.

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