Miller & Martin Honored to Host Mr. Olaf Lies, State Minister for Economic Affairs, Labor and Transport of Lower Saxony
April 25, 2015
Miller & Martin held an exclusive evening reception to welcome the business delegation of Niedersachsen, Germany, led by Mr. Olaf Lies, State Minister of Economic Affairs, Labor and Transportation to Lower Saxony. This was one of several planned events, in coordination with the German American Chamber of Commerce, scheduled to take place during the delegation’s 5-day visit to the United States. The focus of each—participate in economic and political meetings, networking events and company visits. Each occasion included a strategic agenda with the purpose of creating dialog to increase longstanding trade relations between Niedersachsen and the United States.
Miller & Martin was honored to welcome Lies and his delegates to the area, as well as city officials focused on economic development, executives from the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce, and several business leaders. Honorary German Consul to Tennessee and Miller & Martin attorneys, Doug Berry, had the pleasure of providing opening remarks and introductions to attendees. Following the visit to Chattanooga, Olaf and his delegates plan to visit Atlanta and Washington, D.C.