Sep 29 2015

WHO:    Business delegation from Spain exploring business opportunities in Manatee and Sarasota counties.

WHAT:    Lunch and networking at Port Manatee Intermodal Center, including presentations by officials of Port Manatee, Bradenton Area Economic Development Corp. and Manatee County government.

WHEN:    Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1 to 4 p.m.

WHERE:    Port Manatee Intermodal Center, 1905 Intermodal Circle, Palmetto.

WHY:    To provide international business information on why Manatee and Sarasota counties provide an ideal location for entry into the U.S. market.

CONTACT:     Virginia Zimmermann, Port Manatee, 941-722-6621 or 941-932-1006,

Attending media should contact Virginia Zimmermann in advance to ensure appropriate clearance at port security.