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We Bring Turkey to Northwest America!

Turkish American Chamber of Commerce & Industry Nortwest brings Turkish and Northwest American companies together. Turkish American Chamber of Commerce & Industry Northwest (TACCINW) is a private, not-for-profit membership organization based in Seattle, aiming to promote and increase the bilateral trade potential and investment levels between Turkey and the Pacific Northwest United States, which includes…
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TACCINW is represented by Ashley Olcer at the First Annual Turkish American Women Leadership Forum

On March 11-12, 2019, the Turkish Coalition of America held its First Annual Turkish American Women Leadership Forum in Washington, D.C. 34 distinguished female community leaders from all regions of the United States traveled to the nation’s capital for discussions on enhancing women’s political engagement. Delegates came from the District of Columbia and 15 states—California,…
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TACCINW / Olcer: Turkish companies should not be afraid of the US market

Turkish American Chamber of Commerce & Industry Northwest (TACCINW) President Kurt Gokhan Olcer said that one of the most important factors for the growth of Turkey’s economy is to boost exports to the United States. Olcer said: “By taking concrete steps, Turkey’s exports to the United States can triple in five years.” Olcer underlined that…
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Turkish Hazelnut Delegation Visits Pacific Northwest

Representatives of the leading companies of the Turkish hazelnut industry visited the Washington and Oregon states of the United States of America between June 25, 2017 and July 29, 2017. The organization was a jointly sponsored by the Turkish American Chamber of Commerce and Industry Northwest and the Sakarya Commodity Exchange. On this highly productive…
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ATCCI is represented by Ashley Hayertz at the 36th Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkey Relations

The 36th Annual Conference on U.S.-Turkey Relations, (#USTurkeyConf) organized by the American-Turkish Council (ATC) and the Turkey-U.S. Business Council (TAIK), convened more than 500 leaders and visionaries in the private sector, government, and the non-profit space to empower business through partnerships. From May 21 until May 23, 2017 in Washington DC, more than 20 industries were…
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TACAWA celebrates its 40th anniversary

Turkish American Cultural Association of Washington (TACAWA) celebrated its 40th anniversary on January 14th. There are more than 10,000 people with Turkish heritage living in the state of Washington and for the last 40 years, TACAWA has been working to bring the Turkish American community together to create events and activities. TACAWA organizes events such…
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A second delegation of successful Turkish businessmen visit Seattle

Two weeks after we welcomed the first delegation, a second delegation of successful Turkish businessmen visited Seattle on October 19 and October 20. Organized by Republic of Turkey Small and Medium Enterprises Development Organization (KOSGEB), the delegation included companies that were selected as finalists for KOSGEB’s small business entrepreneurship and innovation awards from 2012 to…
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Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded to Aziz Sancar for DNA Studies

Dear Members and Friends, Today we have the historic opportunity to celebrate and congratulate Turkish born scientist Dr. Aziz Sancar, on his 2015 Nobel Prize for Chemistry – the pinnacle reward for a scientist whose prolific career has made a huge impact on the well being of people around the world. Dr. Aziz Sancar (Born…
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A delegation of successful Turkish businessmen visit Seattle

Republic of Turkey Small and Medium Enterprises Development Organization (KOSGEB) organized a trip to Seattle between October 4 – October 7. The trip was organized for a delegation of companies that were selected as finalists for KOSGEB’s small business entrepreneurship and innovation awards from 2012 to 2014. As part of the trip, the representatives of…
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