This directory of export assistance lists the primary export-focused resources available to you in metro Atlanta. Whether you are ready to go global OR are just starting to think about exports, we have experts to help you through every step of the way.

Organization Contact Description
University of Georgia SBDC - International Trade Center

University of Georgia SBDC – International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road
Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 300438

Rick Martin
International Trade Head
rmartin@georgiasbdc.org
678-985-6820
Low cost training and free consulting services for individuals who want to start their own business or expand an existing one, especially through international sales.
University of Georgia SBDC - International Trade Center

University of Georgia SBDC – International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road
Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 300438

Dimitris Kloussiadis
International Trade Consultant
dkloussiadis@georgiasbdc.org
678-985-6820
Low cost training and free consulting services for individuals who want to start their own business or expand an existing one, especially through international sales
University of Georgia SBDC - International Trade Center

University of Georgia SBDC – International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road
Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 300438

Bob Erwin
International Trade Consultant
berwin@georgiasbdc.org
678-985-6820
Low cost training and free consulting services for individuals who want to start their own business or expand an existing one, especially through international sales.
University of Georgia SBDC - International Trade Center

University of Georgia SBDC – International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road
Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 300438

Darrel Hulsey
Business Consultant
dhulsey@georgiasbdc.org
678-985-6820
Low cost training and free consulting services for individuals who want to start their own business or expand an existing one, especially through international sales
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Metro Atlanta Chamber
191 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 3400
Atlanta, GA 30303

Ania Lackey
Senior Director, Global Business Development
alackey@macoc.com
404-586-8455
General export guidance and assistance for companies thinking about exporting
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Metro Atlanta Chamber
191 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 3400
Atlanta, GA 30303

Jen Yun
Manager, Global Business Development
jyun@macoc.com
404-586-8543
General export guidance and assistance for companies thinking about exporting
Georgia District Export Council

Georgia District Export Council
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308

Jeff Lamb
Chair
jefflamb@optiledge.com
770-253-8808 x2002
Network of local exporters charged with providing export guidance and assistance for companies thinking about exporting
Organization Contact Description
Small Business Administration
Small Business Administration – International Trade Office
U.S. Export Assistance Center
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308
David Leonard
Regional Manager
david.leonard@sba.gov
404-815-1496
International trade finance
US Export Import Bank of the US
Export-Import Bank of the United States
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308
Susan Kintanar
Regional Director
susan.kintanar@exim.gov
404-815-1497
International trade finance and export credit insurance
University of Georgia SBDC - International Trade Center

University of Georgia SBDC – International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road
Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 300438

Rick Martin
International Trade Head
rmartin@georgiasbdc.org
678-985-6820
Low cost training and free consulting services for individuals who want to start their own business or expand an existing one, especially through international sales.
University of Georgia SBDC - International Trade Center

University of Georgia SBDC – International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road
Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 300438

Dimitris Kloussiadis
International Trade Consultant
dkloussiadis@georgiasbdc.org
678-985-6820
Low cost training and free consulting services for individuals who want to start their own business or expand an existing one, especially through international sales
University of Georgia SBDC - International Trade Center

University of Georgia SBDC – International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road
Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 300438

Bob Erwin
International Trade Consultant
berwin@georgiasbdc.org
678-985-6820
Low cost training and free consulting services for individuals who want to start their own business or expand an existing one, especially through international sales.
University of Georgia SBDC - International Trade Center

University of Georgia SBDC – International Trade Center
2530 Sever Road
Suite 202
Lawrenceville, GA 300438

Darrel Hulsey
Business Consultant
dhulsey@georgiasbdc.org
678-985-6820
Low cost training and free consulting services for individuals who want to start their own business or expand an existing one, especially through international sales
MAC Logo Full Color Stacked

Metro Atlanta Chamber
191 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 3400
Atlanta, GA 30303

Ania Lackey
Senior Director, Global Business Development
alackey@macoc.com
404-586-8455
General export guidance and assistance for companies thinking about exporting
MAC Logo Full Color Stacked

Metro Atlanta Chamber
191 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 3400
Atlanta, GA 30303

Jen Yun
Manager, Global Business Development
jyun@macoc.com
404-586-8543
General export guidance and assistance for companies thinking about exporting
Georgia District Export Council

Georgia District Export Council
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308

Jeff Lamb
Chair
jefflamb@optiledge.com
770-253-8808 x2002
Network of local exporters charged with providing export guidance and assistance for companies thinking about exporting
Organization Contact Description
Georgia Department of Economic Development
Georgia Department of Economic Development
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1200
Atlanta, GA 30308
Priya Verma
International Trade Manager
pverma@georgia.org
404-962-4124
Export assistance for all industries
U.S. Commercial Service

U.S. Commercial Service
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308

George Tracy
Director, Atlanta USEAC
george.tracy@trade.gov
404-815-1794
Export assistance for industries, including: architecture/engineering, financial services, general business services, management consulting, safety and security, travel and tourism
U.S. Commercial Service

U.S. Commercial Service
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308

Dina Molaison
Senior International Trade Specialist
dina.molaison@trade.gov
404-815-1530
Export regulations and licensing, market research
U.S. Commercial Service

U.S. Commercial Service
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308

Amy Ryan
Senior International Trade Specialist
amy.ryan@trade.gov
404-815-1748
Export assistance for industries, including: architecture/engineering, automotive/transportation/logistics, building products/construction equipment, carpet
education, environmental technologies, general industrial equipment and mining equipment, marine tech
U.S. Commercial Service

U.S. Commercial Service
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308

Eric Johnson
Senior International Trade Specialist
eric.johnson@trade.gov
404-815-1750
Export assistance for industries, including: agri-business/food processing/packaging equipment/poultry and poultry equipment/processed foods, consumer goods and cosmetics and franchising, textiles and apparel
U.S. Commercial Service

U.S. Commercial Service
75 Fifth Street NW
Suite 1060
Atlanta, GA 30308

Michael Waters
International Trade Specialist
michael.waters@trade.gov
404-815-1596
Export assistance for industries, including: aerospace and defense, healthcare, paper products and equipment, pharmaceuticals, plastics and veterinary supplies and equipment, safety and security