Virginia International Trade Alliance (VITAL) increases international trade in Virginia.
The Virginia International Trade Alliance (VITAL) expands the Commonwealth’s nationally recognized international trade programs through formal partnerships with Virginia’s public universities and industry associations.
As members of VITAL, industry associations help promote Virginia’s International Trade programs and services to their member companies as they expand international sales. These services include the following:
- Global Market Research
- Trade Missions
- Trade Show Assistance
- Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) Program
- Going Global Defense Initiative
VITAL university partners provide Virginia companies with customized business plans and market research to improve their export readiness and/or performance.
Dean, Luter School of Business
Director, Communications and Marketing
Mason Enterprise Center
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs
Associate Director, Business Gateway
|George D. Santopietro
Associate Dean, College of Business and Economics
Executive Director of Economic Development
Darden Center for Global Initiatives
Manager of Government Affairs
Philip Morris Chair in International Business, and Professor of Marketing
President & CEO
Email: bvassey@ vamanufacturers.com
Communications & Membership Director
|MAJ Marthe Honts
Sponsored Programs Administrator
Director, Office of Economic Development
Director, Economic Development and Business Innovation
For more information, contact Kelly Spraker, VITAL Manager, at (804) 545-5763 or KSpraker@YesVirginia.org.