Fla. (March 1, 2013) – On March 6, Tallahassee Community College will welcome
two visiting students from Tianjin Foreign Studies University.
students Min Han and Yechuan Hu were selected through a process that began last
summer when TCC professor Lee Kitchen led a course in International
Business and Business Plan Development while visiting the university.
course requirements included developing a business plan for importing Florida
grapefruit into Tianjin, China, as well as a business model for increasing
tourism along Florida’s Emerald Coast.
Out of all
entries submitted, Han and Hu’s received awards for best overall business plans
(i.e., written report, oral presentation and trade display). During their visit
to Tallahassee, they will present their winning entries to the director of the
Florida Department of Agriculture, the marketing director and other staff
to Kitchen, a visit with the Emerald Coast Tourism Board is also on the
Tallahassee, the students will also meet with different local and state
leaders, including State Representative and TCC faculty member Michelle