Export Revolution Attracts Massive Interest

An Enterprise Estonia briefing announcing the launch of the Export Revolution program Photo: ERR
3/1/2011 1:03 PM
Category: Economy

An Enterprise Estonia project to help mid-sized enterprises find export directors has attracted far more interest than organizers anticipated, with 60 companies and 511 potential sales managers signing up during the three-week application period.

Entitled Export Revolution, the project aims to provide 25 sales managers with intensive training by a group of international experts, turning each into a qualified export manager for one of the companies.

Out of the candidates who applied, more than 200 met the qualifications for the program, Marketing Institute director Anu-Mall Naarits said in a release.

She said organizers hope to have 25 of the candidates matched to companies by April, when they will be given international sales and export-oriented courses. Other paired-up companies and managers can take part in some of the courses for a fee.

The impetus for the project was a study, conducted by the Institute of Economic Research last fall, which showed that Estonian companies were lacking the sales people needed to enter export markets.


The name field cannot be empty
No more than 50 characters
Comment field cannot be empty
No more than 50 characters
Comment field cannot be empty
No more than 1024 characters
{{error}}

Message forwarded to the editor

This Ip-address has limited access

See also

There are no comments yet. Be the first!

Reply to comment

+{{childComment.ReplyToName}}:
Reply to comment
Reply

Laadi juurde ({{take2}})
The name field cannot be empty
No more than 50 characters
Comment field cannot be empty
No more than 1024 characters
{{error}}
Add new comment