Faris Alami Named to NSBA Leadership Council

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January 09, 2019
Troy–Faris Alami, CEO of International Strategic Management in Troy was recently named to the National Small Business Association (NSBA) Leadership Council. NSBA is the nation’s oldest small-business advocacy organization, and operates on a staunchly nonpartisan basis. Alami, a recognized leader in the small-business community, joins the NSBA Leadership Council alongside other small-business advocates from across the country as they work to promote the interests of small business to policymakers in Washington, D.C.

“As a small-business owner, I see daily the importance of being involved and active when it comes to laws and regulation,” stated Alami. “Joining NSBA’s Leadership Council will enable me to take our collective small-business message to the people that need to hear it most: Congress.”

Faris Alami is an Executive Business Advisor globally for leaders on starting entrepreneurship ecosystem and developing small and medium business. Alami also advise the business on growth and certified FastTrac Facilitator in the internationally recognized Entrepreneurial Training program through the Kauffman Foundation. He directs the Global Trade Mission program in which high school students learn to launch a global technology company, and mentors University of Michigan MBA students. He serves on the board of several organizations.

Alami joined the NSBA Leadership Council as part of his efforts to tackle the many critical issues facing small business, including tax reform, regulatory restraint, health care costs and how the Affordable Care Act will impact small business. The NSBA Leadership Council is focused on providing valuable networking between small-business advocates from across the country while ensuring small business a seat at the table as Congress and regulators take up key small-business proposals.

“I am proud to have Faris Alami as part of our Leadership Council,” stated NSBA President and CEO Todd McCracken. “He came to us highly recommended and I look forward our coordinated efforts for years to come.”

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About International Strategic Management
International Strategic Management (ISM), located in Troy, Michigan. ?International Strategic Management (ISM) is a Michigan-based company dedicated to building incubators and inspiring entrepreneurs around the world. 

ISM runs the youth “Global Trade Mission”, a global entrepreneurship program.  ISM is a global executive, leadership and entrepreneurial ecosystem development program, management consulting company, offering programs worldwide on leadership, entrepreneurship, management and cultural/diversity training for youth and executives as well as companies nationwide and internationally. ISM is a proud member of Automation Alley. Visit
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