Support Local Communities – 幫助社區
Helping communities in the State of Washington to expand their business network, strengthen business relationships, and uncover new opportunities in China and Hong Kong.
Synergy with Asia – 中美協同
Our signature “HK-Seattle Expertise Exchange Program” creates values for Seattle and Greater China.
Professional Development and Business Opportunity – 專業發展和商機
By strengthening our membership network, members are encourage to support each others in developing various skills and share their professional networks.
Variety of events for members and community
We host a variety of events throughout the year for our members and community. Since our association’s formation, we have been extremely active in the community, creating events for business training opportunities and networking for some of Washington’s most active business leaders and members to participate in. Our numerous charity events give back to the companies and organizations that support the Chinese American community. I strongly encourage you to join us at our events, and stay tuned with the latest happenings by subscribing to our newsletter!
Greater China Hong Kong Business Association of Washington, or “HKBAW”, is also previously known as the Hong Kong Club of Washington (HKCW). This is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization, first established in 1994 by a group of community-minded leaders who have a common background of upbringings from Hong Kong. HKAW aim to serve by engaging in both business and social activities to enrich people’s lives with the similar interests while increasing awareness of contemporary issues that arise in Hong Kong and China.
「華州⼤中華香港商會」（HKBAW）前⾝名稱是 「華州香港會」（HKCW). HKCW 是 501（c)(6) 非牟利機構，由⼀群在香港長⼤和有共同背景，熱⼼社區公益的領袖在 1994 年成立，致⼒於透過參與區內商界和社交活動，給有相同志趣的會員有提升⽣活質素的空間，同時增加對香港和中國社會時事、新事物的認識。
Successful transpacific partnerships and economic development between Greater China, Hong Kong, and Washington State.
Hong Kong – Greater China Business Association of Washington is dedicated to meaningful business engagement and the development of bilateral business opportunities that enhance local businesses, trading partners, and stakeholders.
Local Partner 本地夥伴
GCHKBAW is partnered with the following local organizations:
– Hong Kong Business Association of Washington Foundation (www.hkawfoundation.org)
– National U.S. Hong Kong Business Association (www.nushkba.us)
Global Partner 環球夥伴
GCHKBAW is partnered with the following foreign organizations:
– Federation of Hong Kong Business Association Worldwide (www.hkfederation.org.hk)
– Hong Kong Trade Development Council (home.hktdc.com)
– Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (www.hketousa.gov.hk)
Think Asia Think Hong Kong
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) led a 100+ Hong Kong business delegation comprising CEOs; investors; innovators; designers; start-ups together with trade and investment institutions to Los Angeles.
Learn about new business opportunities in Asia through Hong Kong and gain insights into practical tips of doing business in Asia amid the ever-changing global trade dynamics. Set to be this year’s largest conference on Hong Kong and Asia in Los Angeles, the event is expected to draw over 2,000 attendees and the full-day program will examine the trends of Asia’s new economy, innovation and creativity, practical tips for doing business in Asia, IP protection etc.
Walla Walla Wine TripWalla Walla Wine Trip
Our larger social events includes a Wine Trip to Walla Walla, WA. Members and guests travel to Walla Walla in a luxury coach, spending the night at the newly opened Courtyard Marriott while tasting award winning wines. Members have the opportunity to buy hand selected wines at a discount not available to the public.Our larger social events includes a Wine Trip to Walla Walla, WA. Members and guests travel to Walla Walla in a luxury coach, spending the night at the newly opened Courtyard Marriott while tasting award winning wines. Members have the opportunity to buy hand selected wines at a discount not available to the public.
The Resume Workshop creates a platform to help students critique and polish their resume with the professional advice of local recruiters, as they prepare for their first steps out in the business society. The workshop also highlights various local business owners and professionals. The panelists includes seasoned professionals in the community, with experience in recruiting and reviewing resumes.
HKBAW recognizes the importance of empowering its student members and young professionals to confidently approach business opportunities by pooling the organization’s resources in order to best prepare them for their future careers and ambitions.HKBAW recognizes the importance of empowering its student members and young professionals to confidently approach business opportunities by pooling the organization’s resources in order to best prepare them for their future careers and ambitions.
Not only will you have a chance to listen to top ranking government officials from Hong Kong talking about the latest trade policies, you will also have the opportunity to mingle with CEOs from China, sourcing products worldwide, as well as to network with members of Hong Kong Business Associations worldwide, and create new opportunities.
This annual event is is hosted in Hong Kong and brings members from all over the world together. Along with the generous sponsors, special members only discounts and opportunities are also provided for the event.
Over 1,000 attendees enjoy presentations from influential speakers of Global Corporations in the U.S., such as Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Alibaba, and Huawei Technologies. More than 100 delegates fly in from China to network with international business leaders.
Hong Kong – Greater China Business Association of Washington attend as one of the key community partners of the Nanhai Seattle Biz-Tech Summit.
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