SVMI Members Receive Export Achievement Awards
Garner Products Export Achievement Award
SVMI member, Garner Products, the leading U.S. manufacturer of storage media erasure and destruction equipment, was recognized with a congressional certificate of recognition from Congressman Tom McClintock and the Export Achievement Certificate from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s U.S. Commercial Service. The certificate was presented at the Northern California World Trade Association’s annual conference on May 24, 2018, in recognition of Garner Products’ expanded international presence.
The Export Achievement Certificate recognizes small to mid-sized businesses that have successfully entered international markets or extended into new markets. Garner Products now exports equipment to over 50 countries with distributorships in 6 countries. Over the past eight years, the company has doubled its gross revenue and increased international sales by over 300 percent.
The Northern California World Trade Center and the U.S. Commercial Service Sacramento office nominated garner Products for both certificates.
Left to right: Kimberly Pruett, Senior Field Representative of the Office of Congressman Tom McClintock, Helen Stofan, one of the original founders of Audiolab Electronics, Inc., now Garner Products, Inc., Ron Stofan, Garner Products President, Michelle Stofan, Garner Products VP & Legal Counsel, Tony Hill and George Tastard, US Commercial Service – Sacramento Office.