PHX Technology and Other Global Opportunities

Date: November 14, 2019
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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University of Advancing Technology (UAT)
2625 W Baseline Rd
Tempe, AZ 85283
Contact: Doug Bruhnke

UAT / Perimeter83 - Global Chamber®

Technology and Other Global Opportunities

Lunch and Learn on Thursday, November 14th... 11:45am - 1:00pm

Stop in at Perimeter83 within the University of Advancing Technology (UAT) for a discussion on global business opportunities in technology and related areas around the world.

We'll hear from leaders who are successfully growing business across borders who can answer your questions about your business and interests. The program is hosted by Perimeter83 and features members of Global Chamber® as experts to share their knowledge to support your success.


- Tina Sweis - Founder at Overachieving Women Association

- Eduardo Gonzalez - President at 258 Consulting

- David Hawash - VP at Executive Digital

Moderator: Doug Bruhnke - founder/CEO of Global Chamber®


11:30 - 11:45: Arrive

11:45 - noon: Pick up lunch and get settled

12:00 noon: Let's talk global opportunities! Moderated panel on opportunities, and answering your questions.

1:00 Wrap-up


Speaker Bios

Fatina "Tina" Sweis - Founder at OWA (Overachieving Women Association). Tina holds an MA in American Studies and has served in a variety of roles, most notably as Youth Advisor for the Prime Minister of Jordan.  She believes that every successful partnership starts when you pair an individual’s passion and skills with an environment that is ideal for their growth. Centered around her clients’ needs, Tina ensures that she matches each project with a set of goals that emerge from within a subjects needs to excel and be appreciated, whether it’s directing youth engagement programs, creating new business models and developing creative curriculum. Her dearest Co-Founded Initiatives are NewThink Theatre-Festival and EduArt.


Eduardo González Díaz de León - President of 258 Consulting. Previously he was appointed Deputy Trade Commissioner of ProMexico in Phoenix from September 2015 to March 2019. ProMexico was Mexico’s agency responsible for coordinating strategies aimed at strengthening Mexico’s participation in the international economy, supporting the process of exporting firms established in the country and coordinating activities aimed at attracting foreign investment. Mr. González has an extensive experience for more than 20 years in business development and supply chain support, assisting Mexican companies with their international exposure and helping foreign companies to discover new suppliers, assisting in negotiations with manufacturers and finding solutions for their supply chain needs. Additionally, he has vast experience in international markets, before his appointment at the Promexico office in Arizona, he previously served as State Director for ProMexico in the Mexican state of Baja California and had several responsibilities while working for Mexican Export Development Bank (Bancomext) in The Netherlands and in Mexico. Mr. Gonzalez has helped foreign companies establish manufacturing operations in Mexico and find suppliers to source their manufacturing needs or services, in the advanced manufacturing sector (aerospace, automotive, medical device), as well as in the other industries, such as: food processing, fresh food and meat, retail sector, tourism and IT, among others.


David Hawash - VP at Executive Digital. David is the VP of Business Development for Executive Digital, a 9 location, worldwide full-service digital marketing agency with 120 employees serving clients like Ferrari, Zonin Winery, Escape the Room, Alpine 4, Spaulding Decon, and many other businesses from start-ups to enterprise-level clients. Executive Digital was created to bring transparency and quality results to business owners across the globe. The firm creates and implements strategies to help brands thrive in today's digital ecosystem. Building brand equity and driving targeted visibility in a highly competitive digital marketing landscape. David is a servant leader who is highly motivated in developing diverse brands through fully transparent digital marketing strategies and practices. He is also an investor and member in 4 different private companies. David has a Bachelors and MBA in Business Management from University of Phoenix.


About Perimeter83: Perimeter83 welcomes tech entrepreneurs to utilize the entire UAT campus for meetings, scrum sprints and day-to-day operations. These coworkers have access to technology and in-house talent for production, development and mentorship. We also offer certificate-style corporate training programs offered in a variety of technology areas so you can skill-up your workforce. Customize your own training or let us do it for you!

About UAT: When you apply yourself and graduate from UAT, you will have gained a thorough body of knowledge about the world we live in and the drivers for innovation—history, culture and communication. You will learn how to think, analyze information and apply knowledge to create solutions. You will possess a deep and comprehensive understanding of technology; not just how to best work with contemporary technology, but how to adapt and utilize technology as it advances and transforms. You will possess the tools to become more than just a technician. You will be a competent professional who is prepared to create, innovate and provide leadership to the rank and file of technicians in your chosen field. You will be prepared to build a life, a career and a future on your terms—doing what you enjoy and performing at the highest levels of technology and industry.


Moderator: Doug Bruhnke - Founder/CEO of Global Chamber®Doug founded Global Chamber® to assist exporters, importers and investors with growing across metros and borders, everywhere. He is a two-time expat with Dupont in Tokyo and Singapore, and he has worked in nearly every market segment, traveling to over 60 countries. He is a member of the Arizona District Export Council and is a regional advisor for U.S. Global Leadership Coalition. He has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from University of Utah and an EMBA from Michigan State University. 

About Global Chamber®: Global Chamber® is a growing and collaborating community of CEOs, executives and leaders in 525 metro regions around the world... connecting member businesses to new opportunities and enhancing their growth and success through warm introductions and timely information. Global Chamber® is a registered trademark of Global Chamber, LLC.