Governor’s Award for Excellence in Global Trade

October 13, 2021


Arkansas Governor’s Mansion

1800 Center St, Little Rock, AR 72206

The Arkansas District Export Council is delighted to announce the Eleventh Annual Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Global Trade, which recognizes excellence among exporters and serves to inspire the exporting community.

This year, we recognized those Exporters who, through innovative and thoughtful export market development, successfully overcame the economic impacts of the pandemic and also retained most of their workforce. The awards were presented during our annual evening banquet at the Governor’s Mansion on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.

Quarterly Meetings

We are currently holding our regular quarterly meetings in a hybrid format, both virtually and in-person, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. All Members and Associates are invited to come as well as potential Members and Associates. For details, please email Heidi Whitman, .


Q1 Meeting: March 6, 2020

Q2 Meeting: July 10, 2020

Q3 Meeting, September 25, 2020

Q4 Meeting, December 11, 2020

Q1 Meeting, March 12, 2021

Q2 Meeting, June 18, 2021

Q3 Meeting, September 17, 2021

We usually meet at the Little Rock Port Authority, 10600 Industrial Harbor Rd, Little Rock, AR 72206, from 11:30-1PM. A virtual option will be available. Lunch will be served to those attending in person. Contact Heidi Whitman, for more details.

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