Katie Tangman

Director

Director of Global Customs and Trade // Columbia Sportswear Company

Katie Tangman is the Director of Global Customs and Trade at Columbia Sportswear Company leading a team of experts in apparel and footwear classification, trade agreement qualification and claims, global trade systems, broker management, and duty optimization programs including tariff engineering, first sale for export, Foreign Trade Zone in the US, and bonded warehouse in the EU. Prior to joining Columbia Katie was a managing partner and Director of Strategic Resources Development for a regional International Customs Brokerage and Freight Forwarding company focusing compliance, strategic planning and business and product development.