"Sierra Asia delivers. For us in China, they brought access, built bridges, developed commanding positions and accelerated accomplishment in China... and we have been working successfully in China for over a decade.""
Patrick Jenevein
Tang Energy Group

"Lee guided us through the ins and outs of the Chinese business and entertainment world, allowing us to avoid many of the common mistakes newcomers to China make."
Robert Nederlander
Jr. President
Nederlander Worldwide Entertainment

"I am particularly impressed with Paula's ability to connect with senior Chinese clients. Her proven track record in adapting and excelling in new business environments and her abilities to understand, appreciate and leverage unique cultural intricacies and nuances will be of particular value to her clients."
Charles Li
JP Morgan, China

"Lee Sands was essential to our efforts to establish the first sanctioned Cooperative Joint Venture in the highly sensitive youth culture oriented music business in China. The depth of his cultural awareness, linguistic skills and familiarity with Chinese Government personnel and process were the practical key to our success in our market entry strategy."
John Dolan
Former Senior Vice President of Business Development
Sony Music

Lee's "tenacity and street smarts win raves from U.S. business."
Business Week

Lee was commended for "developing a negotiating strategy for persuading China to drop a range of restrictions on foreign companies, and to phase out protection for state-run industries."
The New York Times

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Information for You

To keep you updated about the latest developments in the Chinese market, here are some helpful links to trade organizations and to news sources and other sites related to doing business in China.

AAMA is Silicon Valley's leading business network promoting the success of technology enterprises in the Pacific Rim. Having deep roots and wide reach in the local Silicon Valley community and on to greater Asia, AAMA today has a worldwide network of 10,000, representing well over 2,000 companies.

Asia Society
Asia Society is the leading global organization working to strengthen relationships and promote understanding among the people, leaders, and institutions of Asia and the United States. We seek to enhance dialogue, encourage creative expression, and generate new ideas across the fields of policy, business, education, arts, and culture.

Association for Corporate Growth
ACG is the premier global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers and acquisitions.

California-Asia Business Council
Cal-Asia programs and partners help California firms of all sizes develop or expand their commercial ties with the economies of China and Southeast Asia.

The US-China Business Council
USCBC provides information, advisory, advocacy, and program services for American corporations that do business with China.

Asia Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal Asia is the leader in global business news for Asia by providing news and analysis of regional and global business developments for an influential pan-Asian audience of corporate and government decision-makers.

Caijing Magazine is the leading source for independent business and financial news in China. The journal publishes every two weeks, and has covered China's key economic and social issues since its founding by intellectuals in April 1998.

China Daily
Electronic edition of China Daily, China's largest English newspaper.

China Economic Review
Index of China economic, business and development information.

Danwei is a website about media, advertising and urban life in China with frequent reference to and translations from Mainland Chinese media.

Economic Intelligence Unit
The EIU is the world's foremost provider of global business intelligence on country, industry and management analysis.

Far Eastern Economic Review
FEER is Dow Jone's monthly magazine on Asia and covers a variety of topics including politics, business, economics, technology, social and cultural issues throughout Asia, focusing on Southeast Asia and Greater China.

Harvard Asia Pacific Review
The HAPR is a semi-annual academic journal devoted to capturing the vital pulse of the Asia Pacific Region.

People's Daily Online
An official newspaper of Central Committee of the Communist Party of China. Provides news and information about the world and China, and publishes opinions and comments on major events every day.

South China Morning Post is the most comprehensive news site on Greater China delivering unrivalled, independent, local news coverage, in-depth analysis and regular updates throughout the day.

The China Business Network
A platform to share learning about doing business in China by providing online and face to face network for individuals and aggregator of contents.

The China Business Review
The official magazine of the US-China Business Council, is the leading authority on China trade and investment.

Xinhua News Agency
The state news agency of China and the largest center to gather and distribute news and information in China. Subscription required.

Nixon Peabody LLP
Nixon Peabody LLP is one of the largest multipractice law firms in the United States, with offices in seventeen cities and more than seven hundred attorneys collaborating across twenty-five major practice areas.

Stonefield Josephson, Inc.
Stonefield Josephson is a nationally recognized, fast-growing and innovative leader in the field of accounting.

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