Jason Hickey, President of Hickey & Associates, LLC, will present at a Select USA Training event for United States Foreign Commercial Service (USFCS) Officers from Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Mexico and Spain. The event will take place on Wednesday, February 29 and Thursday, March 1 at The Beacon Council in Miami, Florida.

Select USA was created at the federal level under the Department of Commerce, to showcase the United States as the world’s premiere business location and to provide easy access to federal-level programs and services related to business investment. Among other services, the Select USA website explains the advantages of operating a business in the United States.

The training event will cover various topics including but not limited to: trends and analysis of foreign direct investment, advantages to investing in the United States, the investment process, Select USA services, foreign direct investment promotion, frequently addresses United States government rules and regulations, and the role of the United States and local economic development organizations in business investment promotion.

On Wednesday, February 29th, Jason Hickey will present on the role of private sector service providers in business investment. As the President of Hickey & Associates, LLC a global site selection and public incentive management company specializing in market location, site selection and public/private partnerships with active projects in North America, Latin America and Asia, Mr. Hickey’s experience and expertise is unparalleled in the direct foreign investment market.

To learn more about Select USA, visit this website: http://selectusa.commerce.gov/