Illinois Governers Export Award

LR International Wins Illinois Governor’s 2016 Export Award for Excellence in Export Service!

We are very proud to announce that LRI has won the Illinois Governor’s Export award this year for excellence in the service category!!!!

This esteemed award recognizes Illinois companies as outstanding in either exporting of manufactured goods or outstanding in service to exporters. LRI was one of only 3 companies in the state of Illinois to be awarded the Governor’s Export Award in 2016 for export services. LRI C.E.O. Ric Frantz has a 40 year history of teaching and training Illinois companies who are new to exporting as well as other companies in the Midwest. His many years of service to Illinois companies was recognized at the awards ceremony on December 6, 2016.

Accepting the Award on behalf of LRI and our co-founders Ric and Linda Frantz were Paul Jarzombek, Tracey Jarzombek and Matt Hopp pictured to the right.

The official press release from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity is visible by clicking on the following link:
Official Press Release Link.

Earlier In May LRI also won the President’s E-Award in the same category. That award was the second time in 4 years that LRI has been recognized on the National level with a President’s E-Award.