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October 8, 2015

Q&A WITH BECKY WATKINSCRCBFA Education Chair

What brought you in to the International Trade Industry?  

Teaching English, and my desire to retain ties to Japan, led me to a position with Nissho-Iwai American Corp. At the time it was the 7th largest trading company in J...

June 30, 2015

Q&A WITH SARAH ADAMSCRCBFA Website Chair

What brought you in to the International Trade Industry?  

My mom’s insistence that I stop trying to find a job “on my own,” put my humble pants on, and apply to a temp agency. Shout-out to Northwest Staffing, who immediately [a...

April 20, 2015

Q&A WITH PHIL TRAYLORCRCBFA Import Chair

What brought you in to the International Trade Industry?  

The same thing as everyone else…a fluke!  Like most, I didn’t even know the brokerage/forwarding industry existed.  I had originally intended to be a Spanish teacher.  I...

February 19, 2015

Q&A WITH BRENDA BARNESCRCBFA Export Chair

What brought you in to the International Trade Industry?  

After graduating from OSU, I had a minor in German (and majored in Business). Having this on my resume caught someone’s eye who gave me an interview and a company who w...

January 22, 2015

Q&A WITH EVELYN APPEL-SHAEFERCRCBFA Secretary/Treasurer

What brought you in to the International Trade Industry?  

I had a friend who worked for a Customs broker and they needed someone who could type.  My interview: “Can you type?” “Yes.”   “Can you start tomorrow.”...

December 15, 2014

Q&A WITH JOHN MARSHALLCRCBFA Vice President

What brought you in to the International Trade Industry?  

I actually started out as a courier for Glenn Graves & Co, a customs courier service in San Francisco. 

What do you love most about being involved with the CRCBFA?

The...

November 16, 2014

Q&A WITH JUDY HAGGINCRCBFA President

What brought you in to the International Trade Industry?  

I was working as a secretary for the President of an insurance company in 1977.   I became tired of working on a project and my boss getting all of the credit.  So I decided...

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