Fall Creek Farm & Nursery, Inc., a global blueberry breeding and nursery stock company, received the 2015 Governor’s Trade Leadership Award during Oregon Consular Corps’ annual Celebrate Trade event. The award ceremony, held as part of World Trade Week, recognized the significant contribution Oregon’s traded sector companies and nonprofits make to the region’s economic vitality and quality of life.
“Fall Creek is excited to be recognized among the many great companies successfully bringing Oregon products to the global marketplace,” said Dave Brazelton, President of Fall Creek. “To receive the Governor’s Trade Leadership Award is a great honor and a testament to our whole team at Fall Creek. Our company continues to grow as we provide innovative new blueberry varieties, nursery stock and grower support to commercial fruit growers in North, Central and South America, South Africa, greater Europe and beyond.”
“Fall Creek Farm & Nursery has been selected by the Oregon Consular Corps, the Port of Portland, and our esteemed business partners to receive the Governor’s Trade Leadership Award,” said Michou Jardini, Executive Director of Oregon Consular Corps. “This award recognizes Oregon-based companies that have been judged to have achieved the most impressive overall business performance internationally during 2014. Judging was based on clarity of international strategy, innovative approaches or style, achievement of revenue and job growth as a result of international operations and trade.”