Please consider volunteering with AIFBA!

Please consider volunteering with AIFBA!  There are plenty of volunteer opportunities available.  To learn more, please email   I.T. – This committee is broken down into 4 sub-committees.  This is the best way to get involved with the Association.   This important committee needs many volunteers so that we can effectively keep our members apprised of all of […]

Save the Date: Peter Quinter -September 22 Webinar

PLEASE SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR NEXT WEBINAR ON SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 at 11 am EST! Speaker:  Peter Quinter Topic:  Getting Back to Basics – CBP Ruling Requests and FMC Licensing Peter Quinter, Chair, U.S. Customs and International Trade Law Group at the law firm of GrayRobinson, P.A. will discuss how to submit a Ruling […]

Save the Date: Damon Pike -August 18 Webinar

PLEASE SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR NEXT WEBINAR ON AUGUST 18th, 2020 at 11 am EST! Speaker:  Damon Pike Topic:  Country of Origin for Marking Purposes vs Country of Origin for Section 301 Duties Damon Pike leads the Customs and International Trade Services group within BDO’sInternational Tax Services practice with over 30 years of experience helping […]

Welcome New Board Members!

Please meet your new AIFBA Board of Directors ready to serve you! Chairman of the Board:  Renee Blizzard, FedEx Trade Networks President:  Shannon Whitt, Future Forwarding Company Vice-President:   Mary King, DACHSER USA Air & Sea Logistics Inc. Secretary:  Trimika Fernandez, Mallory Group Treasurer:  Demetrius Jones, Schenker, Inc. We wish to thank exiting board members Laurie Arnold, Bo James, and Kris […]

CBP Pipeline: HWC Logistics Relocation

CBP Atlanta would like to notify the Trade community that HWC Logistics has relocated their operating facility previously located at 5300 Kennedy Road, Forest Park, GA 30349 to 2929 Roosevelt Highway, College Park, GA 30337.  The effective date of operation for HWC Logistics’ Container Freight Station, Bonded Warehouse and General Order at the new location […]


AIFBA is excited to extend this scholarship opportunity to attend the ABC’s of Customs Brokerage being offered by Atlanta CareerRise and Mullins International. Please note the scholarship applicant must not currently be in the International trade and logistics industry currently. If you know of someone who is interested in a potential career in our industry […]

In memory of Mike Owens

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Mike Owens, Founder and Chief Energizing Officer of HWC Logistics. For nearly 40 years Mike was an active member in Atlanta’s international trade community. We will all miss his passion, guidance and humor. (Especially his Santa Claus role in 1999 / 2000 at […]


Please note that you can now view current Job Postings on our website!If you have a Job Posting, please send your information to Please remember to follow the guidelines that were sent to the community for all job posting submissions. If you have any questions please let us know.