In 1961, President Kennedy signed an executive order reviving the World War II “E” symbol of excellence to honor and provide recognition to America’s exporters.
The award recognized Fisher’s Global Trade Network, a collaboration among state and federal agencies, university partners, economic development groups and small to mid-sized businesses in Ohio that are expanding their global footprint, according to OSU.
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“Fisher strives to address our society’s most compelling needs, build Ohio’s future, and connect the state, its business, our partners and students with valuable opportunities – including those beyond the nation’s borders,” said Anil K. Makhija, dean and John W. Berry, Sr. Chair in Business at the college.