South Korean Delegation Visits Greater Irvine Chamber

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

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A trade delegation of business leaders and tech experts from Gumi, South Korea, along with City of Gumi representatives and Mayor Dr. Se Yong Jang visited the Greater Irvine Chamber to learn more about Irvine’s strong tech sector and to deepen partnerships with tech companies based in Irvine.

Facilitating a soft landing for potential foreign direct investors, the Chamber provided delegates a presentation on resources available through the Chamber. As part of their trip, the delegates met with Greater Irvine ChamberPresident and CEOBryan Starr and Executive Vice PresidentLinda DiMario, as well as Irvine city leaders including Mayor Donald Wagner.

“These partnerships are important to sustaining Irvine’s already-strong innovation and tech sectors, and the continued economic development of our city,” said Starr.

This is the second trip that the Korean Gumi trade delegation has made to Irvine in pursuit of tech partnerships.

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