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Finland’s Ambassador to the U.S., Richard Muller installing me as founding president of the Finnish-American Chamber of Commerce in Miami.
Giving out the trophy at the St. Urho’s Day golf tournament at LaGorce CC, Miami Beach. With me is Hunt Dickinson, the founder of this fun event. Up St. Urho, March 16, 1984
Speaking about my consular role, at a local Rotary club.
With Pt. Everglades Commissioners, after concluding a $3.5 mil contract for a gantry crane by Kone of Finland.
Consular visit to Valio cheese factory in Finland (now sold as Finlandia cheese at places like Costco)
Speaking about Finland at a local Kiwanis club.
On an educational tour to Finland with fellow Finnish consuls from across the U.S. Early 1980s.
At the Finnish Embassy in Washington, D.C. (Ambassador Iloniemi to my R), along with other honorary consuls.
Norwegian Consul with wife and a Lt. Cmdr of the U.S. Navy
With Finland’s President, Mauno Koivisto, 1991.
Finland’s Ambassador to the U.S., representing the President of Finland awards me Order of the White Rose 1991