Ambassador Stephens Speaks on U.S.-Korea Alliance in Georgia
February 11, 2020
KEI President and CEO Kathleen Stephens gave remarks at an event hosted by the Southeast United States Korean Chamber of Commerce at the Kia Motors plant in West Point, GA. Her remarks, which focused on the U.S.-Korea alliance, were covered by several news outlets. In particular, Ambassador Stephens noted that, despite uncertainties introduced by the Trump administration, the early conclusion of the KORUS renegotiation was a positive development. Moreover, she pointed to Kia Motors as an example of how interconnected Korea is to key regions of the United States.
This event was attended by dignataries from Georgia and Alabama, including public officials and private sector leaders. Approximately 300 people were in attendance.