USRCC’s newly launched “Senior Business Executive Speaker Series” features senior-level executives and company owners from the U.S. and Russia, who have significant experience in the Russian market from across a variety of industries. Their experiences provide insight for U.S. companies who have been or are planning to do business in Russia, with key advice on what it takes to succeed in Russia.
The Chamber had the pleasure of inviting Dr. Vladimir Kultchitsky, the Founder and Chairman of Progresstech Group, to be our first speaker of the series. During the luncheon, Dr. Kultchitsky shared his unique experience as an entrepreneur in the Houston business community. From its modest beginnings with four employees in 1991, Progresstech now consists of ten companies with over 1,200 engineers supporting worldwide operations. Headquartered in Moscow, Russia, Progresstech is one of region’s fastest growing technology companies, providing engineering services to the aerospace and aviation transport industries. Progresstech continues on the path of rapid international expansion with offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Dubna, Kiev (Ukraine), Yerevan (Armenia), Houston, TX, and Wichita, KS, USA.