Amerikan Uutiset - Uutisarkisto
Consul General Jukka Pietikäinen visits FACC New York
The Finnish American Chamber of Commerce New York hosted a reception to welcome Ambassador Consul General Jukka Pietikäinen on Thursday October 25, 2012 at the Rooftop Solarium 250 East 87th Street with its beautiful view of New York.
When addressing the group, Ambassador Consul General Jukka Pietikäinen, mentioned the challenges due to the euro crisis
in Europe and also the enormous opportunities for business and trans-Atlantic cooperation in between the U.S. and Finland and the new added emphasis on commerce by the Embassy of Finland and the two Consulates in the United States.
Focus on cultural exchange and promotions will of course remain. He also mentioned that he is looking for to a strong cooperation
with the FACC New York and thanked for the warm welcome. Lively networking followed the presentation with a wide cross section present of notables from the Finnish community in New York City in addition to members of the FACC New York.