Thanks to Mark Jaffe, President of the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce, for organizing an informative networking event that brought together prominent business leaders. The event featured a presentation on doing business in Dubai, with distinguished guests such as NYC Commissioner for International Affairs Edward Mermelstein, President of the Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce Duvi Honig, and President of the Korean Chamber of Commerce James S. Kim. We were also honored to have Mohammed Ibrahim Mohammed, Regional Representative of the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC), in attendance. It was a great opportunity to learn from industry experts and expand our professional
International Networking Event
A successful event was organized by the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ) at Chart House in New Jersey, where more than 100 delegates participated from the Chamber of Commerce’s and Trade Missions of many different countries. The president and the board members of the Turkish American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TACCI) Ali Kocak, Memis Yetim and Ziya Erdemir participated in this incredible event. The Turkish trade Attaches Filiz Koseyener, Bilgehan Ramazan Caner and Osman Nuri Gökbulut and other Turkish businesspeople from Türkiye also participated in this International Networking Event. Among the other participants was Honorable Alsion Wilson, the Council General of Jamaica to New York. Large companies and organizations such as United Airlines, representatives from the Economic Development Authority, and the CFO of the American Dream Ms. Adi Adair, representatives from Fairleigh Dickinson and Felician University were among the participants.,
We thank the President of CIANJ Mr. Anthony Russo and his team for organizing such an incredible networking event.
64th anniversary Gala organized by the Korean American Association of Greater New York (KAAGNY)
Türkiye and Korea share a very deep depth in their relationship since antiquity. Turks have always been for Korean statehood since the ancient era.
To enhance and establish more business opportunities, President of the Turkish American Chamber of Commerce and industry (TACCI), Ali Kocak, discussed possible collaborations with James Kim, the Chairman of the Korean American Chamber of Commerce USA (KACCUSA), and Mark Jaffe the President of the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce, during the 64th anniversary Gala organized by the Korean American Association of Greater New York (KAAGNY).
Many distinguished guests participated in the event, among them Mayor Eric Adams, members of the US House of Representatives, Congressman Andy Kim and Congresswoman Grace Meng, Manhattan Borough President Mark Levine, Kwang Suk Kim, President of the Korean American Association of Greater New York, James S. Kim, Chairman of the Center for Global Trade SVP-Strategic Planning, Charles H. Lee, Chairman of the Korean American Senior Citizens Association, Gregory J. Kirsopp, John Chung, President of the Korean NY Daily and Jumaane Williams, New York City Public Advocate.
Council of Forensic Medicine in Turkey
TACCI President Dr. Ali Kocak was invited by Dr. Hızır Aslıyürek, the President of the Council of Forensic Medicine in Turkey, to present at the 18th International Forensic Medicine Days.
Dr. Kocak discussed the Federal Rules for Expert witness system in the United States, the causes of wrongful conviction and unreliable scientific evidence as well as the Forensic Education system in the US.
Discover Global Markets Europe and Eurasia Reception
TACCI President Ali Kocak and Vice President John Driscoll and members Deniz Kocak and Ali Ince participated in the Discover Global Markets Europe and Eurasia reception, which is part of the U.S. Department of Commerce's annual flagship event series for U.S. exporters. The reception was held on September 12th, attended by U.S. companies that are looking to do business in Europe and Eurasia and by U.S. commercial diplomats and industry experts from U.S. Embassies in the region.
Turkuaz restaurant also participated in catering for the event and is recognized by the US department of Commerce for its excellence.
TACCI president Ali Kocak and board members participated in a very successful event held at Surrogate's Court in New York City organized and hosted by Mark Jaffe president of the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce. Among the participants were the president of the Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce Duvi Honig, Chairman of the World Korean Business Convention James S. Kim, the Deputy Commissioner at NYC Mayor's Office for International Affairs Dilip Chauhan, General manager of Turkish Airlines Emre Ismailoglu and many other distinguished guests.
Dinner with President Erdoğan
On September 18th, 2022 TACCI president Ali Kocak attended the welcome dinner for President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan at Rockefeller Plaza in Manhattan organized by TASC.
Iftar dinner in the honor of the first lady of Turkey, Emine Erdogan
On March31st TACCI President Ali Kocak and Board members attended an iftar dinner in the honor of the first lady of Turkey, Emine Erdogan, organized by the Turkish American Steering Committee TASC.
President Ali Kocak and members of the Turkish American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TACCI) participated in a fundraising event for Westchester County Mayor and the President of Black Mayors Association Shawyn Patterson-Howard.
Among the participants were Mayor Derek Armstead of Linden, Councilman Alfred Mohammed, former assistant attorney general of New York Lauren Raysor, Deputy Commissioner Hediye Mamak and many pioneer business people.
The upcoming fundraising event will soon be at Turkuaz restaurant (the date to be announced)
On March 7th, 2023 the Turkish American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TACCI) organized a successful networking event bringing together its members with the delegation of the Turkish Women Entrepreneurs Association (KAGIDER) in New York.
At the event held at Turkuaz Restaurant, the KAGIDER delegation, consisting of nearly 30 women entrepreneurs from different business sectors, had the opportunity to exchange information with TACCI members and evaluate possible business opportunities.
January Networking Event
The Turkish American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TACCI) hosted another successful networking event on 24thJanuary, 2023 at Turkuaz Restaurant in Manhattan. We thank you all for joining our events and supporting our organization. Please be tuned for our upcoming networking events.
President of Greater New York Chamber of Commerce Mark Jaffe
TACCI president Ali Koçak and the board member Mehmet Terece visited the headquarter of Independent Industrialists and Businessmen Association (MÜSİAD) in Istanbul and had a productive meeting with president of MÜSİAD Mahmut Asmalı and the board members.
TACCI attended the opening ceremony of the Turkish House in New York
September Networking Event
The Turkish American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TACCI) hosted another successful networking event on 13th September, 2022 at Turkuaz Restaurant in Manhattan. We thank you all for joining our events and supporting our organization. Please be tuned for our upcoming networking events.
Since its establishment, TACCI has been playing an important role to increase the business relations between Turkey and the United States as well as between its members. To further enhance the investment opportunities and help businesses to partnerships, TACCI holds regular networking meetings and events in order to ensure that the vision and mission stipulated by the organization are followed.
On Thursday, November 21, 2019 TACCI held a welcome reception to bring the old and new members and friends together. The reception was held at the Chart House, Weehawken, NJ. About 100 guests attended the event.
On June 27th 2019, TACCI president Ali Koçak met with delegate visiting from Cizre Chamber of Commerce in Turkey. During the meeting Dr. Koçak discussed business and investment opportunities in the United States explaining the required regulations.
The president of Cizre Chamber of Commerce Mr. Salih Sefinc thanked Dr. Koçak for his hospitality and presented to him a plaque and a book on the history of Cizre for the memory of this visit.
The members of the delegate showed a great interest in doing business in the United States.
On October 17th 2019, TACCI president Ali Kocak and board members Mayor Tayfun Selen, Dr. Halil Mutlu and Cafer Kahyaoglu participated as a host comittee in the cocktail reception honoring New Jersey Assemblywoman Bettylou, NJ Assemblyman Anthony Buco and Morris County Sheriff Jamis Ganmon.
Many esteeemed Turkish-American bussiness man and women participated in a friendly atmosphere.
President Ali Kocak attended Post Eid ul- Fitr Celebration where he met with New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer on June 12 2019
On June 23rd, 2019 President Kocak attended the fancy food show at the Jacob Javit Center in New York and met with Turkish businessmen during his visit to their booths.