Episode 429: 07-27-17
Jim Fried of Fried On Business talks to Ed Marsh of American Express Exporting and Consilium Global Business Advisors and David Rosen of Kira Labs Inc.
Marsh has in-depth experience on a number of continents, in various capacities and industries. He founded and managed a start-up in India and successfully built channels throughout Latin America. Marsh is a Founder and Principal at Consilium Global Business Advisors. In May 2016, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker presented him with the President’s “E” Award for Export Service at a ceremony in Washington, DC. The President’s “E” Award is the highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports.
Rosen is founder and CEO Kira Labs Inc., Pompano Beach, FL, a beauty innovator and cosmetic manufacturer established in 2003. An early adopter of the ecommerce revolution, Rosen was marketing and selling products online as early as 1999. Kira Labs has grown to vertically market and manufacture over 15 brands worldwide B2B and B2C with the support of a strong design, marketing, manufacturing and executive team.
Ed shares key learnings and tips for businesses to get started on or expand their exporting journey, while David speaks to his exporting success as a South Florida business owner.