Research Triangle Park, NC, May 01, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The North Carolina China Center (http://www.ncchinacenter.org/), housed at the World Trade Park in the headquarters building of Longistics (http://www.longistics.com), has announced the induction of Dr. Yang Chen and John Wei into the North Carolina China Center’s Board of Directors Hall of Fame. Chen and Wei were recognized as members of the first board of directors for the Center and presented with the award on March 15 at the N.C. China Center Board of Directors meeting in Raleigh.
“We are pleased to recognize these men for serving on the first board of directors for the N.C. China Center,” said Tom Martineau, President of NCCC. “Without their vision and drive during the inception of the Center, it would not be where it is today.”
- Dr. Yang Chen is employed by Tekelec, Inc.
- John Wei is part of the Governors Board of North Carolina Rate Bureau.
About The North Carolina China Center:
The North Carolina China Center has a mission of creating of bridges of understanding between businesses, as well as cultural and educational institutions, in North Carolina and the greater China region comprising Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. The objectives of the Center, created in 2006, are to explore business opportunities; promote academic exchanges; foster industrial collaborations; enhance cross-cultural understanding; and assist all interested parties and business entities as well as public and private institutions in developing relationships with the greater China region. Over the first five years of the Center’s existence, major Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) have been signed with businesses, industrial parks, educational and cultural institutions and more than 50 delegations from China. For more information, visit http://www.ncchinacenter.org/.
Located in Research Triangle Park, N.C., Longistics is a full-service provider of global logistics solutions that specializes in cold-chain logistical support and problem solving services for a broad range of pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors of high value, high security products. A leading provider of third-party logistics, Longistics has a worldwide reach and growing presence in China, and other emerging markets around the world. Longistics provides transportation, warehousing and Foreign Trade Zone management operations at FTZ 214, located in the Global TransPark, and FTZ 93, located adjacent to the Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Capabilities include: supply chain studies, vendor managed inventories, transportation, technology, infrastructure, FTZ zone operations, domestic warehousing services, order fulfillment, kitting and sub-assembly, and value-added programs. For more information, visit http://www.longistics.com.
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