Author Archives: Abe Sorock

July 24: DC Definitive China Happy Hour

For those of you in DC,  check out a happy hour event that will bring together members of essentially all of the China related interest groups in the DC area.  They’re expecting over 100 people and it should be a great chance to meet other professionals with a China background.   Time: July 24, 2014 from 6pm to 8pmLocation: Vapiano (1800 M St.[Continue Reading…]

Foreign Investment Consultants: The Foshan Model?

Yesterday The Wall Street Journal‘s China Real Time blog became the latest publication to report on an interesting development for foreign nationals working in China: Foshan Municipality has hired four foreign nationals as investment consultants to work to attract foreign investment to the region. In the blog post, Zhou Zhitong, Director of the Foshan Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation Bureau, says that the foreign hires[Continue Reading…]

Wednesday June 11: Speaker Series with Scott Kronick

Next Wednesday evening, we’re honored to host Scott Kronick, Regional CEO of Asia Pacific for Ogilvy Public Relations, for a special Speaker Series event. A Flint, Michigan native, Scott first came to China in 1992 and has built a unique career along with Ogilvy’s business over the past two decades: Scott Kronick joined Ogilvy Public Relations in New York in 1987.[Continue Reading…]