Fragrance Notes Spring 2017 - Page 38

E V E NT S & ME E T IN GS EVENTS & MEETINGS Capitol Hill L-R: IFRANA President Farah K. Ahmed with Speaker Ryan’s Chief of Staff Jonathan Burks . In February, IFRANA’s Farah Ahmed and Amanda Nguyen attended a small policy breakfast with Jonathan Burks, Chief of Staff to U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, and other House Leadership staff. Mr. Burks indicated enthusiasm for working with the U.S. fragrance industry – nationally-based and subsidiaries – as he assured that there will be a close examination of trade renegotiations related to our membership, and that fellow Republican members plan to roll back regulations that impose unnecessary burdens on American businesses. 38 FRAGRANCE NOTES SPRING 2017