San Francisco is heading for Latin America.
Set to start operating this year, LatinSF will work to bring Latin American businesses to the city. It will focus on Brazil and Mexico, but will also pursue companies from Colombia, Chile, Peru and Argentina. And it will help San Francisco businesses get set up there.
Modeled on ChinaSF, which has brought 47 Chinese companies to San Francisco in the past five years, LatinSF, is the first initiative from the recently formed Mayor's Office of International Business Development. Like ChinaSF, LatinSF will operate out of the city's Office of Economic and Workforce Development, in partnership with the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. READ MORE