The Southbridge Group’s affiliate, Southbridge Consulting, hosted Virginia companies at ExpoMin 2016
Southbridge Consulting, in its role as the Chilean representative of the Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP), oversaw the participation of a number of Virginia-based companies to one of the world’s largest mining fairs, ExpoMin, in April 2016, in Santiago, Chile. This assistance included the supervision of the construction of a large booth at ExpoMin where Virginia companies presented their products and services. These companies included: West River Conveyors, The PBE Group, Simmons Equipment, Norris Screen & Manufacturing, Grandwatt, Analytics Corp., and Allegheny Instruments. Southbridge assisted these companies with match-making services, including the arrangement of logistics, translation, on-site assistance at the trade fair, and introductions to US and Chilean authorities such as Aurora Williams, the Chilean Mining Minister, and Michael Hammer, the US Ambassador to Chile.