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Alicia Moreno, Vice President 
Atlanta, GA 30324 
tel 404-816-8861 
fax 404-559-0418

Larry Gashi, Dir NBD - Program Manager 
902 Mill Pond Drive 
Smyrna, Georgia 30082 
Email: [email protected] 
Tel: 770-757-9189

Sergio Millian President and CEO 
Atlanta, GA 30324 
tel 404-667-9319 
fax 404-559-0418

Sergio Millian /Siarhei Kukuts/ serves as President of the Russian-American Chamber of Commerce since May, 2006. As a dedicated member of the organization, Mr. Millian has served as a member of the Chamber's Executive Committee, Board of Directors. He attended the Academy of Business Administration by the President of the Republic of Belarus, where he studied international law and graduated from Minsk State Linguistic University, where he studied Foreign Languages and Diplomacy.
In 2005, Mr. Millian was elected Director of Russian American Federation.

In the 2006-2010 period Mr. Millian delivered over 100 speeches and presentations on the topics of doing business in Russia and US Russia business, economic, commercial, and investment relations at such prestigious events as international conference "Russia and The WTO", Russian National Exhibition in Chicago, Moscow International Energy Forum, Southern Center for International Studies, Federal Reserve Bank, etc. 

At the end of the year 2010, Mr. Millian established International Business Development Center on New York's Wall Street at the Russian American Chamber to assist the Russian entrepreneurs in entering the US market with maximum speed and minimal risk and expenses.

In 2011 Mr. Millian was promoted to Vice President with Nest Seekers International's New York office.

Mr. Sergio Millian has an extensive experience in working with foreign government delegations, trade missions, bankers' delegations, and private businesses coming to the Commonwealth of Independent States. In addition to his duties at the Chamber, Mr. Millian currently is the owner of Millian Group, Inc., Interchallenge Translations, Interpreting, and Localization, and distributes the bilingual quarterly business magazine "Russian American Business" and the monthly RACC Newsletter. Mr. Millian is a licensed real estate broker and is actively working in the residential and commercial national and international real estate. He specializes in representing foreign investors in the USA as well as working with American investors interested in investments opportunities in the former USSR countries. He speaks five foreign languages fluently: English, Russian, Belarusian, Italian, and Spanish.

Mark Jackson CEO and Chairman 
1116 20th Street South 
Birmingham, AL 35205 
United States 
Tel: 800-368-1977

Mark Jackson, CEO and chairman of Moreson Conferencing entered the teleconference industry in 1991, and learned the business from the ground up. After five years of highly successful endeavors within the industry, Mark utilized his expertise to launch Moreson Conferencing.

Under his guidance, Moreson Conferencing has grown to become one of the largest teleconferencing services in North America. Today, Moreson Conferencing has the experience and the knowledge to help its clients reach their teleconferencing needs.

Alfreda Turner 
Manager, Commercial Development 

Ms Guner Y. Dayton 
Account Executive, Commercial Development 

1030 Delta Boulevard, 
Atlanta, GA 
Tel:(404) 715-2600

Vadim G. Kulikov 
President, BOA 
1000E. Hallandale Beach Blvd. 
Suite 15 
Hallandale Beach, FL 33009 
Tel: 954-903-8490

Vadim Kulikov is a Board Chairman at Ecowave Technology Innovation Engineering Company, Polygran Production Association, Vitrina A Communication Group, Independent Board Member of several companies delegated by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and a Limited Partner at Bright Capital Fund.

He has been the author and developer of several innovation technologies, including:
- technology for superimposing music on lighting effects (1984) widely used up to now;
- automated system for arranging oil pipeline clusters (1989) that allows to fully automate the process of design and preparation of construction documents in the oil-and-gas industry;
- innovative personnel motivation system (1999) included in Russian and Western HR textbooks;- innovative Direct Impact™ marketing tool (2001) analyzing effectiveness of all marketing actions from the key point of the direct consumer contact and subsequent purchasing decision;
- innovative emergency protection technology for pipelines and equipment – pressure stabilizers, allowing to lower the pipeline breakdown rate by 80%, irrespective of the pipeline diameter, operating pressure and the nature of the medium transported.

He graduated in 1993 from the Moscow Bauman Technical University majoring in power engineering

Anna Timone 
Vice President 
Chief Compliance & Legal Officer 
Financial Square, 11th Floor, 
32 Old Sleep, New York, NY 10005-3538 
Tel: +1-212-612-6262 
Fax: +1-212-612-7110

Anna Timone works as a Vice-President in Daiwa Asset Management (America) Ltd., a subsidiary of the second-largest investment bank in Japan based in the heart of the financial district in downtown Manhattan, New York. She works closely with the board of directors, senior management, investment team, legal professionals and financial industry regulators in various areas of business.

Prior to joining Daiwa, she has enjoyed a successful career in ING Financial Partners, Inc. and MetLife where she has gained extensive experience in issues related to financial markets, broker/dealers, investment advisers, insurance companies and many others.

Anna is alumni of Seton Hall University School of Law and she resides in Upper East Side, New York.

Valentina Khlavich (Key Contact) 
E-mail:[email protected] 
Petrovka 27, entrance 2, 
Moscow, Russia 
Tel: +7 (495) 956-63-27

Position: Senior Lawyer
Education and Career:
2001-2006: Krasnoyarsk State University, law degree (diploma)
2005-2006: University of Passau, Germany
2007-2009: Lawyer in the Labour Law Department of BEITEN BURKHARDT, Moscow
2009-2011: Lawyer at Balashova Employment Consultants
(since July 2011 – Balashova Legal Consultants)
since August 2011: Senior lawyer at Balashova Legal Consultants

Elena Balashova, LL.M. 
Managing Partner 
E-mail:[email protected]
Petrovka 27, entrance 2, 
Moscow, Russia 
Tel: +7 (495) 956-63-27

Position: Managing partner, Lawyer
Education and Career:
1997-2002: University of Moscow, law degree (diploma with honours)
2003-2005: LL.M., University of Dresden, Germany
2001-2003: Lawyer in the HR department of Centralbank RF
2005-2006: researcher at the Institute for Labour Law and Industrial Relations in the EU, Trier, Germany
2006-2009: Head of the Labour Law Department, Partner in BEITEN BURKHARDT, Moscow
since October 2009: Managing partner of Balashova Employment Consultants
(since July 2011 – Balashova Legal Consultants)

Gusrae Kaplan Nusbaum PLLC 
120 Wall Street 
New York, NY 10005 
E-mail: [email protected] 
Tel: 212-269-1400 
Fax: 212-809-5449

Novikov Vasily Ivanovich 
Legal address - 149, 5a, Zhilgorodok str., Zheleznodorozhniy, Moscow region, 143989 
Actual address - 145, 6, Ak. Glushko str., Moscow, 117216 
Tel.: +7.495.585.71.12 
[email protected]

Novikov Vasily Ivanovich date of birth - December 18, 1958 place of birth - town Tomsk - 7, USSR

1966 - 1976 studying in base school in Yuzhnouralsk town, Chelyabinsk region

1976 - 1981 studying in Tomsk state polytechnic institute, graduated as mechanical engineer

1981 - 1990 works as master and after as managing director of the special repairing area at Navoiy mining-metalurgical enterprise located in Uzbekistan

1990 - 1999 director and business owner of the "Youth's Center" in Uchkuduk town, Uzbekistan

1999 - 2010 head of sales dapartament and financial director of "Agroproduct & Co"

2010 - present Director and business owner of "AquaProduct & Co", Ltd.

2009 graduated from Moscow finacial-law academy as lawyer of civil rights Married, 2 sons

Business development strategy - trading of fish and seafoods in Russia.


Why should our company join the Russian-American Chamber in the USA?

The Russian-American Chamber of Commerce in the USA is one of the leading and the most influential foreign business organizations in the USA. Representing over 200 members and partners, with its professional staff in the Atlanta headquarters and New York City representative office,Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Kiev, Minsk, and other major cities in the CIS, the Chamber effectively advocates the trade and investment interests of its members between the U.S. and CIS countries.

Type of membership at the Russian-American Chamber of Commerce in the USA

How long does the process take?
Once all application materials are received, they are reviewed by the membership committee. The committee, comprised of two board members, will take approximately one week to review the materials and to make its decision. Once the application has been approved, the new member will receive a Welcome Package that includes membership confirmation.

How do we pay our membership fees?
Fees may be paid by check, credit card, or via wire transfer. The instructions for each method of payment are on the membership application. 

Once we‘re members, how many employees can take part in the Chamber activities?
Your company may designate one representative who will receive all Chamber information and be our contact at your company. If your company has more than one employee who would like to participate on a regular basis in our committee meetings and other events only open to Chamber members, the employee may join as an Additional Corporate Member for only $500.

How can I renew my membership?
Complete a membership renewal form (PDF) and return it to Sergio Millian: [email protected] or by mailing it to: Russian American Chamber of Commerce in the USA, 110 Wall Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10005-3817.

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