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Now in our 70th year, The Memphis World Trade Club is an organization of Memphis' professionals in the international trade industry. MWTC is one of the oldest and most respected clubs in our industry and a key resource in the Memphis community for promoting the participation and growth in international trade.

We provide a forum for effective networking and discussion of trade issues and for world-class educational opportunities and hospitality. We are the key organization in our community to meet importers and exporters, ocean carriers, railroads, truckers, airlines, customs house brokers and forwarders, port representatives, international bankers, warehouse providers and more. Click here to read a letter from our 2017 President.

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 The Memphis World Trade Club is celebrating its 70th anniversary this  year! We  want to thank all of our members and everyone who has supported the club for the  past 70 years!

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February Monthly Luncheon

Join us for our February luncheon featuring guest speaker:

Chad Bowman, EDFP

Topic – “The Memphis Aerotropolis and the impact on Trade”

Chad Bowman is a native of Slidell, Louisiana and has been a Memphian since 2004 by way of Arlington, TX.  Chad Bowman has worked in the field of planning for 16 years in various planning disciplines including community development, land use planning, and economic development.  Mr. Bowman recently launched his own planning firm, Bow & Aero Planning Management, and is contracting with the Division of Housing and Community Development to work on the Aerotropolis master plan implementation.  He is a graduate of Southern University of Baton Rouge, LA with a B.S. in Urban Forestry Management, and an alumnus of Alabama A & M University, where he received his Masters in Urban and Regional Planning.  Mr. Bowman has served as a speaker on the Aerotropolis topic at the Aerotropolis Americas conference in Denver, CO in 2014 and the Smart Airport and Regions conference in Atlanta, GA in 2015.

Mr. Bowman recently passed the American Institute of Certified Planners’ Comprehensive Planning Exam and will soon become a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners.  He is also a National Development Council Certified Economic Development Finance Professional, 2012-2013 graduate of the Delta Regional Authority’s Leadership Institute, and a 2014 graduate of the City of Memphis’ Emerging Leaders Institute. 

In his spare time, Mr. Bowman enjoys spending time with his 3 children and volunteering with the Real Men Read literacy program, and coaching track and field to children ages 5  to 7 with the Shelby Youth Sports league.  Mr. Bowman has also mentored youth with the Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Greater Memphis, and served as a Volunteer Memphis tutor at the Memphis Academy of Health Sciences and the K.I.P.P. Academy. 

Tuesday, February 21 at 11:30 am

Chickasaw Country Club

3395 Galloway Ave

Memphis, TN 38122

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