Chuck Lopez, GRMF Southeast Asia Director, conducted individual business development consultations while on Saipan. The consultations were coordinated by the CNMI Department of Commerce and included discussions on bringing business to Saipan as well as promoting and ex...

August 26, 2019

Chuck Lopez, GRMF’s Southeast Asia Director, recently conducted a small business development seminar in the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas on finding export opportunities while minimizing risk. Business participants were from the island of Saipan, with live stre...

July 16, 2019

Dr. Eric A. Canny, Founding Director GRMF, presented to the University of Southern California Doctoral Program in Organizational Change Leadership on the theory of business continuity planning.  The seminar focused on the distinction between risk management and busines...

September 16, 2018

China Expert and Foundation Advisor Michael Sacharski will participate as a principal speaker in this program in Washington, D.C. as a part of the annual National District Export Council conference on October 3, 2018. Mr. Sacharski is a rare American executive with 3 d...

July 15, 2018

One of GRM's project teams, Kaiaulu Papaloa, is situated at Kealia valley on the island of Kauai, Hawaii. Founding Directors David Day and Dr. Elizabeth Chan visited with the Kaiaulu Papalua team (Dr. Adam Asquith, Kamealoha Smith and Lihue Lopez). The purpose of the v...

Beijing has announced that one leg of Xi's Silk Road (OBOR) initiative connects the South Pacific and other islands into the "maritime silkroad infrastructure initiative." Even the maps are beginning to show this leg:

Beijing has announced that this leg would pass throu...

May 8, 2018

GRMF founding directors David Day and Elizabeth Chan met with Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Secretary of Commerce Mark Rabauliman as part of a Small Business Development Center outreach program to foster commerce in the Pacific Islands. The meeting was part of...

April 21, 2018

The Foundation’s Advisor and a recognized expert on anti-corruption and organized crime, Mr. Grant Newsham, published an outstanding piece in Asia Times warning that Japan’s organized crime syndicate was hardly a sunset industry now. They are doing just fine, thank you...

Exactly how is this going to Impact your China Operations and Your Overall Business Strategy?

The International Trade Association of Chicago hosts Risk Mitigation Advisor Michael Sacharski for this intriguing program.

The “Game On” competition, according to Mr. Sachars...