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Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation
Greg Jones is an FTZ Advisor for QAD Precision FTZ, which provides
software solutions for global trade management, including software
for the management and compliance of FTZ operations. In addition to
delivering enterprise software solutions for companies engaged in
trade, transportation, and product fulfillment activities, the company
also provides FTZ consulting, day-to-day FTZ operational services,
and Zone-related guidance to FTZ grantee organizations.
Greg has 35 years of experience in the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones
program, was co-founder and Vice-President of FTZC, and is a past
Chairman and an Honorary Life member of the National Association
of Foreign-Trade Zones.
He has been successful in expanding FTZ benefits into several new
industry sectors, and has been involved in a number of successful
regulatory and legislative initiatives, including the effort to expand
FTZ Weekly Entry procedures to all types of Zone operations.
He has given numerous lectures on various Zone-related topics, and
has authored a number of articles on the Zones program in trade,
industry, and economic development publications.
In addition to working extensively with the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones
Board and U.S. Customs Headquarters, Greg’s regulatory, legislative,
and advocacy efforts have required his interaction with
representatives of the International Trade Commission, Office of the
U.S. Trade Representative, Director of Policy at the U.S. Department
of Commerce, the House Ways and Means Committee, the Senate
Finance Committee, the Senate Majority Leader, and the
Congressional Budget Office.