BEAM partners

• Market intelligence to target the right market(s) for products and services
• Trade counseling to help navigate the export process from beginning to end
• Business matchmaking services to find the right partners and prospects
• Trade advocacy to level the international playing field for international procurement
Contact: Louisville: 502-582-5066, Lexington: 859-225-7001 

WORLD TRADE CENTER KENTUCKY
• Market research and consultation on importing and exporting
• Trade education series and cross cultural seminars
• Translation services
• Trade missions
Contact: Louisville: 502-574-1599, Lexington: 859-258-3136 

KENTUCKY CABINET FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
• Guidance, resources and contacts to help Kentucky businesses grow and prepare themselves to compete in the international marketplace
www.ThinkKentucky.com, features extensive economic data on Kentucky, as well as a database of thousands of Kentucky businesses
• Heads the Governor’s Kentucky Export Initiative (KEI), a consortium of the principal trade and business organization in the Commonwealth
www.kyexports.com, features information about trade resources for Kentucky businesses and lists upcoming trade opportunities, including missions and educational forums.
Contact: 502-564-7140

KENTUCKY SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER
• No-cost, comprehensive and hands-on business consulting services
• Services are available at 15 locations around Kentucky or online
• Help with business growth, improved profitability, expansion to new markets
• Location of financing and solving business problems
Contact: Louisville: Dave Oetken, 502-625-0123, Lexington: Gordon Garrett, 859-257-6957