WSC is a 2021 recipient of The President's "E" Award for Exports, which symbolizes the highest recognition that any U.S. entity may receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports. U.S. companies are nominated for awards through the U.S. Commercial Service, the export promotion arm of the Department's International Trade Administration. For 2021, the Department honored 31 companies from 20 states for export achievements with 17 of those companies receiving the President's "E" Award for Exports. Criteria for this award is based on four years of successive export growth in one or more international markets.
The award acknowledges WSC's success in exporting goods, services, and ingenuity to Armenia, Canada, China, Japan, Korea, Kuwait, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, UAE, and Ukraine over the last three years.
WSC's Director of Business Development, Mr. Oussama Ashy, attended the awards ceremony held in Washington, DC on November 5, 2021, where the E Award recipients were honored for their role in strengthening the U.S. economy. Mr. Ashy is pictured here with The Deputy Secretary of Commerce, Mr. Don Graves, during the awards ceremony.
In 1961, President Kennedy signed an executive order reviving the World War II "E" symbol of excellence to honor and provide recognition to America's exporters. With offices in over 100 cities across the United States and in 75 markets around the world, the International Trade Administration is the premier resource for American companies competing in the global marketplace. For more information about the President's E-Awards and the benefits of exporting, see www.trade.gov.