Jason Hickey to Present at TeamCalifornia’s “Meet the Consultants Forum”

TeamCalifornia is hosting its inaugural “Meet the Consultants Forum” at the Embassy Suites in Sacramento, CA from February 27 to February 28. Jason Hickey, President of Hickey & Associates, LLC, will be participating in ‘Lunch with the Consultants.’ Jason will also be among a group of fellow nationally-renowned site consultants presenting at the forum on February 28. To properly kick off the forum, TeamCalifornia will be hosting a Taste of California reception on February 27.

The forum provides an opportunity for TeamCalifornia members to learn from various site selectors as to the latest trends in site selection, what clients are seeking in new location decisions, and how to be better prepared at the local level. Such events also afford the perfect setting for members to meet, ask questions, and build relationships with the various site selectors.

To learn more about TeamCalifornia, its members, and this event, please visit: http://www.teamca.onefireplace.com/

Hickey & Associates, LLC Announces Sao Paulo, Brazil Office




January 5, 2012
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jason Hickey
Hickey & Associates, LLC
Minneapolis, MN and São Paulo, BR, January 5, 2012 – Hickey & Associates, LLC, a global site location and public/private advisory firm based in Minneapolis is announcing the opening of an office in São Paulo, Brazil to better serve their corporate clients in Latin America.
The new location will draw on a talented group of leaders including Ann Harts, ranked #17 by Nearshore Americas as an influencer and leader in the Latin American market, and former Ambassador to the United States Rubens Barbosa to provide site selection, public incentive, export and other advisory services in strategic Latin American markets.
The team of site selection and public incentive experts are based in key strategic markets throughout The Americas to leverage local knowledge and maximize client value-add.
“The H&A Team is truly excited about the opening of our São Paulo office, which is based on the needs of our clients, both those seeking expansion into the Latin America geography and those who desire to expand from Latin America into North America.  We see this as a significant opportunity to better serve our global clients”, says Jason Hickey, President, Hickey & Associates.
With over 25 years of experience in global corporate site selection and public incentive advisory, Hickey & Associates represents clients in a broad range of industries and regions.
Hickey & Associates Brazil
Av. Paulista 37 – 4º Andar,
São Paulo, 01311-902, Brazil
+55 11 2246-2921
Nearshore America’s “Top 50 Power Ranking of Most Influential Executives” describes Ann Harts as “savvy, aggressive and willing to point out the areas where Nearshore needs to improve. Bottom line: she gets things done and gets answers for her clients”.
Ann blends nearly three decades of experience in corporate real estate, economic development, site selection, and incentive advisory. Ann is fluent in domestic and international site selection, providing strategy and services on corporate site selection and public incentive advisory to global companies, as well as Community Screening Studies for M&A transactions. She has recently completed projects in numerous Latin American countries including Brazil, Mexico and Honduras as well as the United States and Canada. As a Director of Global Real Estate, Ann spearheaded the workforce and workplace activities for a $2 billion annual revenue global BPO with a real estate portfolio of 150+ locations in over 30 countries.To read more about the Top 50, click the following link: http://nearshoreamericas.com/power-50-2011/