SMEI Announces Exclusive License to Cairo Based Training Organization

Sales and Marketing Executives International (SMEI), the only worldwide educational and relationship-building forum created for sales and marketing professionals, announced today that Knowledge Consulting and Training has become an accredited licensee with exclusive rights to provide SMEI professional certification preparatory courses in Egypt.

Hisham Rafik, Managing Director, Knowledge

“With the developments arising in the Arab region, it is obvious that developing our human

capital will be an essential component for the growth of our economies” stated Hisham Rafik, Managing Director of Knowledge. He continued: “SMEI’s certification programs will give professionals the skill set and credentials required to excel in the marketing and sales arena. They will also equip companies with highly skilled professionals who could boost sales and develop effective go-to-market strategies.”“Our new Licensee in Egypt brings a very solid background of training experience and educational expertise to SMEI’s global professional certification expansion to the Arab region” said Willis Turner, President & CEO of SMEI.  “We are very pleased to offer the region our professional certification programs in sales, sales management and marketing management through this new partnership.”

About SMEI

Sales & Marketing Executives International (SMEI) is the worldwide organization dedicated to ethical standards, continuing professional development, knowledge sharing, mentoring students and advancing free enterprise. Info at

About Knowledge

Knowledge is a joint stock company established since 2002 and has built a diversified reference list across Multinational and National corporate in its region.

Knowledge is an Approved Registered Education Provider of the Project Management Institute, PMI, and the Human Resource Certification Institute, HRCI.  Info at