News and Press Releases

Allyn International Donates to Okamžik Organization

Posted on December 28, 2016

Prague charity event Prague, Czech Republic (December 28, 2016) – Allyn International (Allyn) donated 38,116 Czech Crowns (CZK ) to a Prague NNO called Okamžik, which helps visually impaired people. Allyn employees raised 9,836 CZK through fundraisers and the company matched by donating 28,280 CZK.The Okamžik NNO supports the visually impaired and helps them learn ways to live an independent life through the social, cultural and educational activities. Established in 2000, the organization and its team are comprised of both sighted and visually impaired employees and volunteers.The Allyn team decided to support this organization thanks to their experience with the Invisible Exhibition, where they could try... Read More

Pak-Galvin Joins Allyn International

Posted on July 28, 2016

Nastia FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 26, 2016) – Nastia Pak-Galvin has joined Allyn International Services, Inc. (Allyn) as the Human Resources Manager for both the Americas and Asia in the Fort Myers, FL office. Pak-Galvin is responsible for the overall administration, coordination and evaluation of the human resource function for Allyn locations in North and South America and Asia. She will provide comprehensive and strategic leadership and support in recruiting and staffing, compensation, benefits, legal compliance, policy and procedure development and administration, employee and labor relations, safety and strategic planning that further the mission, operation and vision of our company. Before joining Allyn,... Read More

Growing A Global Enterprise, Michal Svoboda

Posted on May 27, 2016

Screen shot 2016-05-25 at 2 38 06 pm What I Learned: Michael SvobodaCHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, ALLYN INTERNATIONAL SERVICES, WHICH HAS REGIONAL HEADQUARTERS IN FORT MYERS, SHANGHAI AND PRAGUE. THE COMPANY PROVIDES TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT, LOGISTICS SOURCING, FREIGHT FORWARDING, SUPPLY CHAIN CONSULTING, TAX MANAGEMENT AND GLOBAL TRADE COMPLIANCE. SVOBODA WAS BORN IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC AND HAS WORKED FOR ALLYN SINCE 2000, BEGINNING ONSITE IN OSLO, NORWAY, AS BRANCH AND OPERATIONAL MANAGER. HE MOVED TO THE U.S. IN 2008 AS GLOBAL LOGISTICS MANAGER.BEST BUSINESS PRACTICE IN OTHER COUNTRIES“We have always respected the laws and regulations in the country. We try to find good partners and good employees... Read More

Allyn International Donate to Local Charity

Posted on May 13, 2016

New PRAGUE, Czech Republic (May 13, 2016) – Allyn International’s (Allyn)  Prague office supported the Czech League Against Cancer charity by purchasing  traditional yellow flowers  during the Czech Day Against Cancer. With Allyn’s corporate monetary contribution and donations collected by employees, they were able to raise a final amount of 2 968 Czech Crowns to this charity.More than 13,000 volunteers on 1,100 places all over the Czech Republic supported jubilee 20th year of this collection. The proceeds from this charity fundraiser will be used for cancer prevention, cancer research and aiding those with in their battles with cancer.... Read More

Nirmal Bhatt Joins Allyn International

Posted on May 05, 2016

FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 5, 2016) –Nirmal Bhatt has joined Allyn International Services, Inc. (Allyn) as a General Accounting Operation Leader in the Fort Myers office. Bhatt is responsible for Allyn US headquarters general accounting functions, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, expense reporting, fixed asset management as well as supporting foreign subsidiaries set up. Bhatt is the head of accounting operations for Allyn’s US headquarters.Before joining Allyn, Bhatt was employed by Algenol Biofuel, Inc. where he was responsible for creating, developing and managing cost and cost department. He also was in charge of the planning, collecting, analyzing,... Read More

Allyn International supports charity Run for Světluška

Posted on April 15, 2016

Praguerun PRAGUE (April 15, 2016) – Allyn International (Allyn) supported the charity Run for Světluška. Twenty three employees of the Allyn Prague Office participated in this unique sports event, and by paying the entry fee contributed the amount of 10 350 Czech Crowns to the fundraising account Světluška.Světluška is a traditional project of the Czech Radio Endowment Fund, which began in 2003 and aims at helping visually impaired children and adults. Apart from the annual charity run, it also organizes other fundraising events such as the Café in the Dark or Light for Svě... Read More

Fitzmaurice Joins Allyn International

Posted on March 02, 2016

FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 2, 2016) – Maggie Fitzmaurice has joined Allyn International Services, Inc. (Allyn) as a Logistics Specialists in the Schenectady, NY office. Fitzmaurice is responsible for collecting and communicating all necessary information related to upcoming and ongoing shipments, projects and services as well as providing logistics support, consulting, and obtaining best possible transportation rates.  Before joining Allyn, Fitzmaurice spent the past three years as a customer service representative for Specialty Silicone Products Inc. where she was the point of contact for over 70 accounts in the Industrial Segment while processing incoming orders based on customers’ requests.  Allyn... Read More

Allyn Supports International Donation

Posted on February 29, 2016

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb 29, 2015) – Allyn International Services, Inc. (Allyn) has sponsored an international charity donation for refugees located in Lesvos, Greece, through the Starfish Foundation. CEO Allen Trevett was contacted by individual volunteers through Niccolls Memorial Presbyterian Church, located in Old Forge, NY. Allyn worked on routing the shipment and working with the broker for the trade compliance piece. Allyn will also be paying the freight and duty/taxes charges. The items donated range from waterproof outwear for men, boots and socks to backpacks and sleeping bags.Allyn has a history of giving back to the local communities where... Read More

Shinske Joins Allyn International

Posted on February 24, 2016

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 23, 2016) – Stacey Shinske has joined Allyn International Services, Inc. (Allyn) as a Logistics Specialists in the Schenectady, NY office. Shinske is responsible for collecting and communicating all necessary information related to upcoming and ongoing shipments, projects and services as well as providing logistics support, consulting, and obtaining best possible transportation rates. Before joining Allyn, Shinske spent the past five years working for Mohawk Fine Paper as an Inside Sales Associate located in Cohoes, NY.Allyn International is dedicated to providing high quality, customer centric services and solutions for the global marketplace. Allyn's core products... Read More

Allyn International Announces Certification of Two Licensed Customs Brokers

Posted on February 17, 2016

Kaderandcouchois Kyle Couchois and Michael Kader are Licensed Custom Brokers, certified by the US Customs and Border Protection. Both are employed in the customs department of Allyn International, a Fort Myers-based customs, tax and supply chain consulting firm.FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 17, 2016) – Allyn International Services, Inc. (Allyn) announces the certification of Kyle Couchois and Michael Kader as Licensed Customs Brokers (LCB) by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). In October of 2015, Couchois and Kader passed an 80-question exam administered by CBP.Upon passing the exam, Couchois and Kader were each required to submit an application for license to their... Read More