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Leverage Online Business Development tools to make 2022 your best export year.
Learn from John Loyack, VP of the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC), and Mike Hubbard, Director of International Trade at the EDPNC what they are doing to help North Carolina companies grow their exports, sales, brand, and business globally!

Grants and funding available.

IBT Online works with the EDPNC to deliver North Carolina Online Global Programs - Website Localization and Online Marketing for North Carolina companies.

Join us as we share expertise and experience in delivering localized websites and online marketing to help you grow your exports, sales, brand and business.
Make the internet work for you globally.

Insights and opportunities:
  • The benefits of best-practice, optimally localized business development websites
  • Be found, be understood, do business in your target markets
  • Best-practice, optimally localized business development websites
    SEO, Social Media Marketing, Reporting and Analytics to grow traffic, engagement, and conversions
  • Connect with your customers, increase brand awareness
  • How to help your international distributors and in-market partners
  • Boost your leads and sales in your target markets
  • Sell online with ecommerce
  • Case studies - how North Carolina companies are using online tools today
  • North Carolina Online Global Programs and grants – how to apply and how they help

                            Meet the North Carolina Experts:

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John Loyack 
Vice President, Global Business Services, EDPNC 

John has more than 20 years of successful, international experience in the areas of business development, new market development, export strategy and operations, global product management and international trade. As part of the executive leadership of the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina, John oversees the Partnership's regional offices, small business consulting team (BLNC) and international trade resources.

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Mike Hubbard
Director of International Trade, EDPNC

Michael is responsible for developing and implementing North Carolina’s international strategy for the promotion of North Carolina products and services to markets worldwide via export sales. He is a licensed Customs Broker, NASBITE Certified Global Business Professional, exporting, customs compliance and enforcement, international trade, free trade and preference program rules of origin, GSP, WTO rules, textiles and apparel, furniture, agribusiness, waste and recycling industries, sourcing, government relations.


Susanna Hardy
Chief Content Officer, IBT Online

Susanna serves as Chief Content Officer at IBT Online and is involved in all aspects of content used in effective business online tools, from content creation to content optimization for search engines and online marketing. Susanna brings her expertise in international business development and marketing to IBT Online. Recognizing the importance of content for building brand awareness and sales, Susanna helps companies to ensure their online presence is working hard for them.

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IBT Online 

IBT Online provides website localization and international online marketing services to help companies grow their sales, brands and businesses online globally. Our Online Global programs (website localizationinternational online marketing and website management) makes sure your company gets found, understood and is easy to do business with across international markets.