Founded in 1896, the French-American Chamber of Commerce (FACC) is a bi-national non-profit association that is devoted exclusively to the development and improvement of economic, commercial and financial relations between the U.S. and France. The 20-chapter FACC national network includes offices in all major metropolitan U.S. cities, as well as over 4,000 members across a broad range of fields. The New York Chapter of the FACC includes 875 members.

The association serves its network of members through a well-developed program of information sharing, networking and professional development. Providing access to a global online directory, high-level corporate events and international career development programs, the FACC's array of programs is tightly focused on helping members and their companies develop and expand opportunities for business in the U.S. and in France.

The FACC is also an active member of the Union of French Chambers of Commerce and Industry Abroad (UCCIFE), a Paris-based organization that supports the development of 114 French chambers of commerce located in 78 countries around the world.

Bank of the West - BNP PARIBAS

For more than 50 years, Bank of the West Wealth Management has been meeting the needs of clients – providing the exceptional solutions and support they need to thrive in a changing world.

As part of BNP Paribas, Bank of the West has the advantage of being a local bank with global strength. We invite you to find out how this powerful combination can help you make the most of what you’ve worked so hard to build.

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Corporate Suites

Corporate Suites operates eight business centers in New York which offer furnished office space, conference rooms and training space for rent, virtual office services and coworking space.

Corporate Suites provides the French business community in New York with office space at centrally located Midtown and Downtown locations with excellent access to the subway and major transportation hubs.  French members enjoy the ability to collaborate and network with other businesses at frequently scheduled happy hours and networking events.

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JC Decaux

The Number One outdoor advertising company in the world, dedicated to delivering the highest quality out-of-home advertising solutions combined with first-class public services. 

Always at the forefront of innovation and technology, JCDecaux North America is a trend-setter and an industry reference. From the heart of the Nation's most beautiful cities to the best shopping malls and top international airports, JCDecaux North America delivers select audiences to advertisers with high-impact networks of state-of-the-art static and digital displays.



In the United States, Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries have 57,000 professionals with a single focus: serving our clients and helping them solve their toughest problems. We work in four key business areas — audit, financial advisory, tax and consulting — but our real strength comes from combining the talents of those groups to address clients' needs.

Fortune and BusinessWeek consistently rank our organization among the best places to work, which is good news for our talent and our clients alike. When the best people tackle the most compelling challenges, everyone wins.


Ratp Dev

RATP Dev is a wholly owned subsidiary of RATP Group which operates metro, commuter rail, bus and tramway service in the historic greater Paris region, and carries over 3 billion customers annually.  RATP Dev is the global business unit that operates bus and rail transportation services worldwide with annual revenues of 1.1 billion Euros.  RATP Group is the fifth largest transportation provider globally.

RATP Dev North America was established in 2009 to expand RATP Dev’s footprint throughout North America. It operates bus, motorcoach, streetcar and New York City sightseeing services respectively through four subsidiaries, McDonald Transit, Inc, Fullington Auto Bus Company, RDMT and Open Loop. RATP Dev North America has over 38 transportation contracts in 18 states.


Baron François

Baron Francois Ltd was founded in 1982 by Mr. Adrien Baron, native of Southwest of France.

Our family owned company rapidly became well known as a key supplier of French wines to the finest wine shops, hotels and restaurants in New York City. Baron Francois’ portfolio shares the terroir of wine regions and knowhow of family winemakers.

The Lesgourgues family took over Baron Francois in 2000. They produce and distribute, among other fine French estates, the acclaimed Château de Laubade Bas Armagnac and the rising star of the Graves, Château Haut Selve. Almost 100% of the wines in Baron Francois’ extensive portfolio are family owned single vineyard ones with whom the company maintains faithful relations vintage after vintage. Baron Francois’ tasting Committee is very strict and there is a long process to ensure the best value to our customers and final consumers. It has the objective to select elegant and well-balanced wines from producers who embody their “terroir”.

Baron Francois is also devoted to assist its customers in their retailing activities with a policy of high quality service and a neighborly attitude of long term partnerships. For the past years, Baron Francois extended its range of products to the rest of the world such as Spain, Italy, Germany, California, New Zealand and Uruguay with top rated and awarded premium Wines and Spirits.



Established in 1991 by seasoned industry leader Alexandre Chemla, ALTOUR has grown to become one of the most sophisticated and highly respected global leaders in the travel world today. 

With sales of over $1.6 billion in 2013, ALTOUR is the largest independently owned travel management company in the USA and one of the largest travel management companies globally. Serving the luxury and mid-markets, ALTOUR has 52 offices and more than 1,200 travel professionals worldwide. In addition to travel management services, ALTOUR companies include ALTOUR Air, ALTOUR Tech, ALTOUR Meetings and Incentives and the ALTOUR Global Network.

ALTOUR is ranked 13th on Travel Weekly’s 2014 “Power List” of the largest travel agencies in the United States and is ranked amongst the largest travel agencies in the UK by Buying Business Travel. The Los Angeles Business Journal ranks ALTOUR as the #1 travel agency in Los Angeles County and recognized the company as one of the “Best Places to Work in Los Angeles” for the last three years as well as one of the fastest growing private businesses in Los Angeles. ALTOUR has also been consistently named to the “CMI 25” listing as one of the largest and most influential meetings and incentives companies by MeetingsNet.




Sorteer is a plaform that unites all French-related events in the US!

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Selected for their competence and international experience, the ‘Foreign Trade Advisors of France' (CCEs) are top executives who are all benevolent, and are appointed for three years by decree of the Prime Minister of France upon the recommendation of the Minister for International Affairs and Foreign Trade. For more than 120 years, their mission has been to promote France, its presence in the world, its image, its influence and its foreign trade. In 2015, the CCE's of the US North-East chapter created "CCE DreamStart1234", a business group dedicated to the mentoring of French startups trying to establish a foothold in, or expand into, the US market. CCE Dreamstart1234 provides free mentoring support to selected startups, following our successful 1234 formula of one entrepreneur, two hours, three questions, four mentors.

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