Seminar will help businesses learn how to break into the China market

Seminar will help businesses learn how to break into the China market
January 8, 2009

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

The Benedictine University College of Business Global Leadership Lecture Series and the Lisle Area Chamber of Commerce will present “Doing Business in China” from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 28 in the Tellabs Lecture Hall (Room 112) in the Birck Hall of Science. Speakers include Brian Krause, vice president of Marketing and Communications at Molex Corporation, Inc., who will present “Potential and Pitfalls in the Asian Market;” Jingmei Zhao, Ph.D., Fulbright Scholar in Residence at Benedictine University, who will present “Understanding the Real China;” and Longry Wang, director of China Strategy and Operations for Navistar, who will present “Market Share Strategies for China: Keys to Success.” The event begins at 6:00 p.m. and includes a networking reception, panel presentation, discussion and hors d’oeuvres. The cost of the seminar is $15 for Lisle Chamber members and $20 for non-members. Interested parties should R.S.V.P. by January 16 to the Lisle Chamber by calling (630) 964-0052, by e-mail at tom@lislechamber.com or by fax at (630) 964-2726.


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.