(PRWEB) March 05, 2013
The American Water Works Association and Kallman Worldwide Inc. announced today an agreement to produce a US/AWWA Pavilion at the Singapore International Water Week in June 2014.
Kallman Worldwide is an experienced international tradeshow management firm that has organized nearly 800 national and industry pavilions at trade shows around the world. The firm will advise and assist U.S.-based manufacturers and consultants looking to expand their businesses in the international water sector. AWWA, the world’s oldest and largest water association, will partner with Kallman on the pavilion and help facilitate relationships within its membership.
Tom Kallman, President and CEO of Kallman Worldwide, said, “The mission of Kallman Worldwide is to bring American companies around the world in order to grow U.S. exports. The business potential in the international water sector is extremely promising. We carefully select every show in our portfolio and Singapore International Water Week is a perfect fit. The project not only meets our corporate mission, but it involves the opportunity to work with an organization like AWWA, who meshes so well with our corporate culture.”
"This partnership offers our members the opportunity to learn from international participants while enriching their customer base,” says AWWA Executive Director David LaFrance. “Kallman’s wealth of in-country experience has greatly impressed us and coupled with AWWA’s I believe we can ensure an excellent experience for both our exhibitors and pavilion visitors. We’re looking forward to a long and beneficial relationship.”
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Founded in 1881, the American Water Works Association (AWWA) is an international, nonprofit, scientific and educational society committed to the safety and improvement of water quality and supply. Focusing its work in four strategic areas, Knowledge Creation and Exchange, Leadership and Advocacy, Member Engagement and Development, and Organizational Stewardship, AWWA unites the full spectrum of the water community to advance water management, education and science and to advocate for smart water policies.
Kallman Worldwide Inc. (http://www.kallman.com/) is the recognized leader in global business development, strategy, and implementation. Best known for its award-winning “U.S. International Pavilions,” Kallman shares five decades of experience to provide advice and assistance to globally-minded companies as they establish or increase their business abroad through international trade shows, trade missions and conferences. The company received the President’s “E” Award for Excellence in Export Services at the White House in May, 2012.
The Kallman group of companies represents and promotes a carefully-selected portfolio of leading industry events and has been involved with nearly 800 trade exhibitions in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Germany, India, Japan, Malaysia, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, United Kingdom and the U.S.A.