(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- Commissioner Bruno A. Barreiro has been appointed as Chair of the International Trade Advisory Board (ITAB), part of Miami-Dade's Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT). The appointment was made by Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez on September 9, 2011.
The ITAB is responsible for providing the Mayor and Board of County Commissioners with advice on policy matters relating to international trade initiatives and Sister Cities Program activities. Commissioner Barreiro will serve a two-year term effective from the date of the appointment.
"I thank Mayor Gimenez for entrusting this position to me, and look forward to helping Miami-Dade County develop mutually beneficial relationships with cities across the globe that will stimulate international trade and local jobs," said Commissioner Barreiro.