Partner Organizations

The organizations below benefit from a valuable connection to NASBITE International which serves as a connection point between Education, Government and Industry.

Gold Partner

Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERs)
The Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERs) were created by Congress to increase and promote the nation’s capacity for international understanding and competitiveness. There are 17 nationally designated Centers administered by the U.S. Department of Education, located at Brigham Young University, The Ohio State University, George Washington University, The University of Texas at Austin, Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Colorado Denver, Georgia State University, University of Connecticut, Indiana University, University of Maryland, Michigan State University, University of Miami, San Diego State University, University of South Carolina, Temple University, University of Washington, and Texas A&M University. Learn more at

Silver Partners

Kompass North America

Thunderbird School of Global Management
Global business requires a different brand of leadership. Since its inception in 1946, Thunderbird has focused exclusively on educating global leaders in the intricacies of international business and management. Now a unit of the Arizona State University Knowledge Enterprise, today Thunderbird is strengthened by the resources of America’s largest and most innovative public university. Thunderbird offers in-person and online executive education training, including custom programs where the school partners with organizations and businesses to meet specific self-defined objectives. Programs can be held at a company’s facilities, or in any of our global locations in Phoenix (Arizona), Geneva, Dubai, and Moscow. Regardless of where you may be in your professional journey, Thunderbird can help you reach your destination. Learn more at

Bronze Partners

Forum for International Trade Training (FITT)

Global Training Center
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GrowthWheel International

Federal Partner

U.S. Department of Commerce
The mission of the Department is to create the conditions for economic growth and opportunity. The U.S. Department of Commerce promotes job creation and economic growth by ensuring fair and reciprocal trade, providing the data necessary to support commerce and constitutional democracy, and fostering innovation by setting standards and conducting foundational research and development. Through its diverse bureaus and nearly 47,000 employees located in every state and territory and more than 86 countries, the Department of Commerce works to provide U.S. based companies and entrepreneurs invaluable tools through programs such as the Decennial Census, the National Weather Service, NOAA Fisheries, and the Foreign Commercial Service. Among many other functions, the Department helps negotiate bilateral free and fair trade, enforces laws that ensure a level playing field for American businesses, and oversees ocean and coastal navigation. Learn more:


Interested in Becoming a NASBITE Partner?

NASBITE International’s Partnership Program offers enhanced engagement and exposure: reach and network with thousands of Certified Global Business Professionals (CGBPs), trade educators, trade support specialists and global exporters through a year-round partnership with NASBITE.

View our 2018 Partnership & Event Sponsorship Brochure

Photo: Tammy Marquez-Oldham (current President) and James Foley (former President) building NASBITE relationships in Washington, DC





Customize Your Partnership!

NASBITE’s Partnership Program offers multiple levels of engagement, which include some or all of the following benefits:

  • NEW for 2018: Private Focus Group Sessions at Annual Conference
  • NEW for 2018: Keynote Presentation or Introduction at Annual Conference
  • NEW for 2018: Annual Conference and National Small Business Exporters Forum sponsorship benefits
  • Full-year Membership with NASBITE International
  • Participation in an exclusive NASBITE Partnership Council
  • Complimentary exam fees for qualified CGBP exam candidates
  • Year-round, customized “Partner Profile” on the NASBITE website, with logo, description, and hyperlink to your website
  • Presentation of one or more educational webinars, professionally coordinated, promoted and facilitated by NASBITE and open to all interested parties
  • Space advertising in NASBITE printed materials and banner advertising on the NASBITE website
  • Annual Conference event sponsorships, mobile app presence, and Annual Conference website advertising and signage
  • Complimentary Annual Conference registrations
  • Annual Conference Tabletop exhibit
  • Pre – and Post – Conference attendee list


Get in touch with NASBITE Partnership experts:
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