Wyoming Entrepreneur Selects Anya Petersen-Frey as State Star
October 3, 2011 — Anya Petersen-Frey has been named the Wyoming Entrepreneur - Small Business Development Center's 2011 Wyoming State Star.
The award recognizes Petersen-Frey for her exceptional contributions to the SBDC and small businesses in Wyoming, says Jill Kline, state director of Wyoming Entrepreneur - Small Business Development Center (SBDC).
"Anya is an outstanding performer who regularly makes a major contribution to our SBDC program," Kline says.
The SBDC's regional director in the southeast Wyoming area, Petersen-Frey was honored during the Association of Small Business Development Center's (ASBDC) recent annual conference in San Diego, Calif.
Petersen-Frey's professional experience includes serving as a business analyst with a Fortune 500 company, working as an Alaskan Small Business Development Center director, and directing and teaching in the Alaska Pacific University degree completion program.
The ASBDC Network is a partnership uniting private enterprise, government, higher education and local nonprofit economic development organizations. The SBDC is the Small Business Administration's largest partnership program, providing management and technical assistance to help Americans start, run and grow their businesses.
Wyoming Entrepreneur is a business consulting group, consisting of the SBDC, Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) and the Market Research Center.
Wyoming Entrepreneur is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Additional support comes from the Wyoming Business Council and the University of Wyoming. For more information, visit http://www.wyomingentrepreneur.biz.