APS BioGroup Wins the 2011 President’s “E” Award for Increasing U.S. Exports
APS BioGroup exports have grown by over 400% during the past three years. APS now exports colostrum products and other nutritional supplements to 26 countries.
United States Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke (leftmost in the photo) presented APS BioGroup with the United States President’s “E” Award for 2011 in Washington D.C. on May 16, 2011.
Bob Davies, Dr. Andrew Keech, and Les Soyland of APS BioGroup attended the ceremony to receive the “E” Award. Bob Davies, President and CEO of APS BioGroup, said; “We are very proud to receive this award and to do our part to increase US exports.”
Also in attendance and presenting the award was Francisco J. Sanchez, Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade (rightmost in the photo).
The President’s “E” Award was created by Executive Order of the President on December 5, 1961, to afford suitable recognition to persons, firms, or organizations which contribute significantly in the effort to increase United States exports.
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