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Bluewater Consulting, Hofmann Services to Host German American Business Networking Event
On Thursday, November 16, Bluewater Consulting and Hofmann Services will co-host a Stammtisch-style gathering at Restaurant Linderhof in Knoxville, Tenn. from 5:00 until 7:00 pm. The purpose of the event is to reach out to German-owned enterprises for discussions on business trends and opportunities and to familiarize these businesses with the Tennessee chapter of the German American Chamber of Commerce. Admission is free of charge but space is limited and registration is required.
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Johns Joins Leadership Committee of GACC TN Chapter, Focuses on Providing Value for German Enterprises in the Region
We are pleased to announce that our president, Margaret Johns, has joined the leadership committee for Tennessee chapter of the German American Chamber of Commerce.
“We are pleased that Margaret has taken this step to lend direct support for the many German-owned enterprises in our local region. With the dynamics that are occurring in key end markets such as automotive, aerospace, composites and metals processing; we believe that the timing is optimal to provide business leaders with valuable insights and opportunities for critical decision making and strategies for obtaining maximum value. Margaret, through her expertise in supporting German companies both domestically and abroad, brings unique perspectives that we are eager to apply within the region,” said Bill Johns, founder and chief executive officer of the Bluewater-Sundown Companies™.
“In our German practice area, we partner with companies seeking differentiation and professional support for maintaining their brands and industry leader positions. We adapt their sales methodologies and messaging to make them effective in the North America market. We pair our deep skills in functional areas such as sales, business development and marketing with our knowledge of American business practices, consumption of content and buying behaviors. The combination of these capabilities and our proven methodologies enable us to deliver results quickly,” said Margaret Johns, president.
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Bluewater Consulting Attends GACC Aerospace Delegation Meeting in Atlanta
The GACC South hosted an excellent forum for aerospace industry leaders today at the Delta Flight Museum. Today's product presentation event offered an introduction to 12 German enterprises planning market entry in North America. We met with executives from each company and exchanged information on key subjects to consider at this stage in the planning process. Our dialogue with each attendee, coupled with content offered by the day's guest speakers, confirmed that the southeastern U.S. continues to attract vibrant growth and investment from German-owned interests. We look forward to engaging with these companies and other Mittelstand enterprises as part of our growing German practice area.