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The following is a listing of Memphis business and civic leaders that serve as the Executive Directorate of the International Business Council:


Chairman David Radiloff, Vice President of Sales, Mueller Streamline Co.David Radiloff
Vice President of Sales
Mueller Industries Inc.

Vice Chair

José Angel Rodríguez
Sr. Global Business and Financial Analyst
Medtronic Inc.


  • Brad Bowers, Senior Analyst – FedEx Express
  • Brad Champlin – Regions Bank (Ret)
  • Leo Cole, International Sales – ThyssenKrupp Elevator
  • Kemp Conrad, Senior Vice President – Commercial Advisors, LLC
  • Dr. Rajiv Grover, Dean, Fogelman College of Business – University of Memphis
  • Skip Hannah, Director of VP International Sales – VP Building
  • Dr. Ben Kedia, Director, Robert Wang Center – University of Memphis
  • Elizabeth Olim, President – Olim International, Inc.
  • John Oros, Executive VP – Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Jim Palmer, Director of Marketing – Thomas & Betts
  • David Radiloff, Vice President, Sales & Marketing – Mueller Industries, Inc.
  • Jose Angel Rodriquez, Finance - Medtronics
  • Andrew Russell, Manager International Sales Collaboration – FedEx Services
  • Tina Sauter, Chief Operating Officer – Mallory Alexander
  • Leigh Shockey, Chairman & CEO – Drexel Chemical
  • David Spann – U.S. Commercial Service (Ex-Officio)
  • Cliff Stockton, Senior Advisor – Greater Memphis Chamber
  • Ernest Strickland, Director, Economic Development – Greater Memphis Chamber
  • Kanzi Takayama, President – Goh America