International Days Lee Sandler
Lee Sandler, chair of the Florida Chamber's International Business Committee, discusses the importance of doubling Florida-origin exports over the next five years at International Days.

International Business Council


To build and promote Florida’s global competitiveness through advocacy, education and information.


Lee Sandler, Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg

Staff Liaison

Alice E. Ancona, Director, Global Outreach


  • Sponsored International Days
  • Supported and lobbied for passage of Free Trade Agreements with Colombia, Panama and South Korea
  • Supported Team Florida’s Trade Mission
  • Held International town hall meetings in Orlando, Miami, Jacksonville, Tampa and Ocala
  • Joined World Trade Center Miami and Enterprise Florida in sponsoring Florida World Trade month
  • Developed comprehensive International policy statements

The Florida Chamber’s International Business Council will continue to work to create jobs through expansion of trade opportunities and investments in ports and international trade.  If you are interested in joining the Florida Chamber’s International Business Council, please contact Alice Ancona at 305-965-7038 or at

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