NEW YORK, NY., May 11, 2016 – Sales and Marketing Executives International (SMEI), the only worldwide educational and relationship-building forum created for sales and marketing executives and entrepreneurs, announced a new partnership in promoting its professional standards for sales and marketing through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ton Duc Thang University (TDTU) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
The MOU is the first step in developing collaboration to add SMEI’s professional certification opportunities for TDTU students to enhance learning and career readiness for sales and marketing leadership.
“SMEI commends TDTU for taking this bold step together with us,” said Willis Turner, CME, CME, President of SMEI. “The value added to the university through this partnership will bring many benefits to the community through advanced skills and globally recognized professional standards.”
“It’s an honor for TDTU to have the opportunity to partner with SMEI, an internationally credible professional certification organization for sales & marketing,” said Dr. Vo Hoang Duy, Vice President of Ton Duc Thang University. “The developed orientation of TDTU is to provide high quality training programs and high quality human resources that bring these core values to the community.”
Sales and Marketing Executives International (SMEI) is an international organization providing professional certifications programs in sales, sales management, marketing and marketing management. SMEI’s certification programs support individual professionalism through career readiness for students and career advancement for working professionals. SMEI is a non-governmental organization founded in New York in 1935. For more information, visit .
Ton Duc Thang University (TDTU), a young and aspiring university in vibrant Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s economic and educational hub, is proudly committed to Vietnam’s human development and sustainable growth into the 21st century.
Established in 1997, TDTU has steadily developed into one of the largest and fastest growing universities in Vietnam. The most significant milestone of such amazing growth is the inauguration of our main campus in Tan Phong Ward, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City in August 2011. Equipped with modern facilities and state-of-the-art instruments, it allows for the consolidation of many academic disciplines.
TDTU has 45 undergraduate and graduate programs with many inter disciplinary research opportunities. The academic faculties offer rigorous curricula in addition to professional training and continuing education for working professionals. TDTU currently confers bachelor and master degrees in most of its academic curricula whereas doctorates are also offered in selected fields. For more information, visit .