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ZO SKIN HEALTHCARE, INC. HONORED WITH “EXPORTER OF THE YEAR” AWARD BY IRVINE CHAMBER, INTERNATIONAL-AMERICAN CHAMBERS AND TRADE ORGANIZATIONS
Leading Skincare Company Acknowledged in Conjunction with World Trade Week for Expanding Market Share through Successful Export Strategies
Exporter of the Year Award Zo Skin HealthIRVINE, Calif.— June 18, 2015— The Irvine Chamber of Commerce today announced ZO Skin Health, Inc. as the inaugural “Exporter of the Year” award winner. The award was presented during Orange County’s first-ever World Trade Week Breakfast and Forum, which drew participation from the Southern California business community including representatives from the International-American chambers and business associations, public sector and private trade organizations.
ZO Skin Health, was nominated by U.S. Commercial Service, Irvine, for its achievements in expanding to new markets. The company exports its skincare products to more than 101 countries around the world. By leveraging a number of local trade resources, ZO Skin Health is able to organize international product promotions, identify distributors and understand in-country regulatory issues to expand their global footprint.
“We are proud to honor ZO Skin Health with the distinguished Exporter of the Year award for their leadership in global trade and inspiring story of growth,” said Tallia Hart, president and CEO of the Irvine Chamber of Commerce. “The company demonstrates how, by expanding their market share, they have helped to further strengthen Orange County’s business community.”
Exporter of the Year nominations were submitted by International-American chamber organizations and business associations who participated in World Trade Week. The first-ever awards program is designed to recognize businesses that have successfully leveraged export strategies to expand into new more markets or increase market presence. Esteemed members of the District Export Council and Women in International Trade independently evaluated the nominations and selected the winner.
About ZO Skin Health, Inc.
ZO Skin Health, Inc. develops and delivers innovative skincare solutions that optimize skin health around the globe. Utilizing cutting-edge science and Dr. Zein Obagi’s extensive clinical experience creating treatments and regimens for healthy skin, ZO Skin Health, Inc. provides comprehensive skincare programs for physicians and their patients. For more information, visit www.zoskinhealth.com.
About The Irvine Chamber of Commerce
The Irvine Chamber of Commerce is one of the most influential Chambers in Orange County, representing more than 800 businesses in the area. The Chamber’s mission is to promote an economic climate that strengthens the competitiveness of local businesses while offering members a wide range of benefits, services, programs and information. The organization serves as a catalyst for local economic growth by: promoting the city as a dynamic business and tourism destination; providing valuable training and networking opportunities; and advocating for the interests of the business community with federal, state and local officials.
The Irvine Chamber is funded by member businesses, signature events, advertising and a Hotel Improvement District voluntary assessment on sold hotel rooms. The Irvine Chamber does not receive any City funding, any portion of the 8% Transient Occupancy Tax collected or any resident-funded tax. The Irvine Chamber is one of the most innovative in the nation, and has received a Four Star Accreditation with the United States Chamber of Commerce. For more information, visit www.irvinechamber.com.
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