Cross Bros. Company (Rochester, NY) hosted a group of Iraqi businessmen through the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), which is sponsored by the United States Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The visiting businessmen learned very valuable information about the manufacturing and material handling industry and even participated in hands on training. Cross Bros. was given a plaque of gratitude from the Iraqis and an invitation to visit them in Iraq. This prestigious program touts around 300 IVLP alumni that are current or former Heads of Government or Chiefs of State.
Cross Brothers shared over 165 years of experience with the Iraqi businessmen who work in similar industries in Iraq. During the meeting, Cross Bros. also shared their project case studies and giving an operational tour of their facilities to IVLP members.