Events



Investor Panel "Shark Tank" Event


Sandy Chamber Young Entrepreneurs Academy


Tuesday, March 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm



Throughout the program, these students choose a business idea and business partner, they go on field trips and have guest speakers and are mentored by business professionals in the community. A highlight of the program is the Investor Panel event where these student's pitch their polished business plans to 10-12 investors, including Amy Rees Anderson, for real funding!


Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
12033 S Lone Peak Pkwy | Draper, UT

Miller New Venture Challenge


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology


Thursday, March 30, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm



Each of the top 16 teams will be given 90 seconds to pitch their business with 60 seconds of Q&A from the Founders group. After all teams have pitched, each team will have the opportunity to meet briefly with each Founder to answer questions and receive feedback. The Founders will be the primary judges for the entire competition, of which Amy Rees Anderson is apart of.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
W408/W410 TNRB | Provo, UT

Miller New Venture Challenge Final


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology


Friday, March 31, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm



The Final Event will be a “Shark Tank” style event in front of an audience of 800+. A video with 10-second clips of all 16 teams will be shown and the 8 Finalists will be publicly announced and admitted to the Founders’ Launchpad. All 8 teams will then present a 4-minute presentation to a set of judges on stage and the audience. The judges will have 2 minutes to ask questions. Teams are competing for two final awards: Founders’ Choice ($5,000) and Crowd Favorite ($2,000).


Joseph Smith Building
JSB Auditorium at BYU | Provo, UT

Bench-to-Bedside Competition


University of Utah's Center for Medical Innovation


Monday, April 3, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will join a panel of judges for the Bench-to-Bedside competition. Students compete by pitching their innovative ideas for a chance at winning $70,000.


Utah State Capitol
350 State St. | Salt Lake City, UT

USU Shark Tank Event


Clark Center for Entrepreneurship


Wednesday, April 5, 2017 | 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will participate in the Entrepreneurship Leadership Series at the Clark Center for Entrepreneurship at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University. She will be one of three judges in a “Shark Tank” competition being held at the school. The top 3 students will have already been selected, and will pitch to the judges, competing for $5,000.


George S. Eccles Business Building Auditorium
3570 Old Main Hill | Logan, UT

Investor Panel "Shark Tank" Event


Sandy Chamber Young Entrepreneurs Academy


Thursday, April 6, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm



Throughout the program, these students choose a business idea and business partner, they go on field trips and have guest speakers and are mentored by business professionals in the community. A highlight of the program is the Investor Panel event where these student's pitch their polished business plans to 10-12 investors, including Amy Rees Anderson, for real funding!


Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
12033 S Lone Peak Pkwy | Draper, UT

Entrepreneurship Lecture Series


Southern Utah University


Tuesday, April 11, 2017 | 11:30 am - 12:45 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest speaker for the SUU Lecture Series.She'll provide insight to the world of entrepreneurship and teach about successful business models, strategy techniques, and leadership. This lecture series offers students a chance to connect with entrepreneurs across the state and enhance their network while gaining great insights from business leaders.


Emma Eccles Jones Education Building Room 104
351 W University Blvd | Cedar City, UT

Women Elevated


Utah Bankers Association


Thursday, April 27, 2017 | 9:50 am - 10:40 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking at the 12th annual Women in Banking conference. The Women in Banking Conference is one of the UBA’s most prestigious and popular events at which about 250 professional women from across the state of Utah attend. This power-packed conference features a wide range of dynamic speakers and topics that relate to women in banking, and provides an invaluable opportunity to network and collaborate with peers on challenges and successes.


South Towne Expo Center
9575 South State Street | Sandy, UT

Executive Healthcare Lecture Series


BYU Marriot School of Management


Friday, November 17, 2017 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking to students on her experience working in the healthcare industry. Following the lecture, she'll be staying at a luncheon with a small group of students to allow them to continue asking questions on a one-on-one basis.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
Tanner Building | Provo, UT

Past Events




Profiles in Leadership


Salt Lake Community College


Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 5:00 - 6:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking to students in SLCC's Leadership series, talking on her journey as well as her perspective on leadership. She'll be speaking to about 50-100 students.


Oak Room, Taylorsville Redwood Campus
4600 So. Redwood Road | Salt Lake City, UT

BYU Business Ethics Lecture


Marriott School of Business


Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | 8:00 am - 10:45 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest lecturer for two of the Business Ethics classes. Amy will share insights on strengthening morals and ethics in business, and how to enhance your leadership skills. The first class begins at 8:00 am, and the second class begins at 9:30 am.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
W118/W310 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

2017 Utah Safety Conference and Expo


Utah Safety Council


Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | 8:00 am



For 80 years, the Utah Safety Council has been devoting its efforts to "Making Utah a Safer Place to Live and Work", training over 12,000 people each year. Amy Rees Anderson will be giving the Keynote Opening Speech for this two day conference on “Five incredibly Important Les­sons Vital for Guiding Professional, Personal Life In Business”.


South Towne Expo Center
9575 State St. | Sandy, UT

CEO Roundtable


Sandy Chamber Young Entrepreneurs Academy


Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm



The Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA) is an after-school program that teaches middle and high school students how to open their own business. During the program students brainstorm business ideas, write business plans, pitch those plans to a panel of investors for real money. The YEA CEO Roundtable is a signature event which allows YEA students to hear inspiring stories from local top CEOs. This event that has a significant, and long lasting impact on the lives of budding entrepreneurs.


Salt Mine
1300 E 7984 S. | Sandy, UT

Women of Woodbury


Woodbury School of Business


Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | 11:30 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking on why education is important in her talk "Overcoming Fear to Get To Fabulous". There will be approximately 100 women in attendance.


Lakeview Room at UVU
800 W University Pkwy | Orem, UT

Entrepreneurship Lecture Series


Woodbury School of Business


Tuesday, December 6, 2016 | 11:30 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest speaker for the UVU Lecture Series. She'll provide insight to the world of entrepreneurship and teach about successful business models, strategy techniques, and leadership.


Fletcher Jones Auditorium at UVU
800 W. University Parkway | Orem, UT

BYU Entrepreneur Lecture Series


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology


Monday, December 5, 2016 | 3:30 - 5:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will speak to 150 students about entrepreneurship, her experience, and some lessons she's learned along the way.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
Tanner Building | Provo, UT

American Express Women & Business Conference


Salt Lake Chamber


Tuesday, November 15, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am



The Women & Business Conference will be celebrating its 40th year. The conference theme is 40 Fabulous Years of Inspiring Authentic Leadership. Amy’s session is titled “To Get Something You’ve Never Had, Do Something You’ve Never Done: Unique leadership ideas that paid-off big time!”. Wonder Woman said, “Be creative. Be adventurous. Be original.” Amy will share several unique ideas on building a brand; recruiting, hiring, and retaining employees.


Little America Hotel
500 Main St. | Salt Lake City, UT

Career Fair


Corner Canyon High School


Friday, October 7, 2016 | 8:00 am - 10:30 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be a speaker at Corner Canyon's Career Fair. She'll begin by speaking to 300-400 students and then do two breakout sessions with 30-40 students. She'll be speaking on her decision to become a C.E.O. and helping to guide students toward future career goals.


Corner Canyon High School
12943 700 E | Draper, UT

Professional Republican Women Luncheon


Professional Republican Women


Thursday, October 6, 2016 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking to the Professional Republican Women's Group. The PRW recruit, train, educate, and support capable Republican women to seek elected office in Utah.


Utah State Senate Building
Cooper Room | Salt Lake City, UT

Rise of the Rest


Village Capital


Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be one of the judges at the Rise of the Rest event. Eight startup founders will pitch their companies to a panel of judges for a chance to win $100,000.


Church & State
370 300 E. | Salt Lake City, UT

You Go Girl Conference


Canyons School District


Thursday, September 29, 2016 | 8:30 am



You Go Girl informs young women about non-traditional career pathways. Amy will be the keynote speaker for this conference of 150 8th grade female students. She will encourage the students to pursue a path to self-reliance through setting goals and working to achieve them.


Jordan High School
95 Beetdigger Blvd | Sandy, UT

NVC Big Idea Pitch


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology


Thursday, September 29, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson, along with other BYU Founders, will be a judge at the Big Idea Pitch. The Big Idea Pitch is the first of three competitions in the Miller Competition Series for BYU students to get mentoring and feedback on their big startup ideas and businesses. After submissions are reviewed, 25 teams will have 90 seconds to pitch their idea to a panel of judges for a chance to win part of $2,000 in cash prizes.


N. Eldon Tanner Building
Room W408/W410 | Provo, UT

Opening Social


Women in Engineering


Monday, September 12, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a speaker at the University of Utah's Women in Engineering program opening social. Amy will be helping attendees focus on learning successful strategies for achieving their ambitions during their college and professional careers.


Kennecott Mechanical Engineering (MEK)
1495 E 100 S | Salt Lake City, UT

Outstanding Directors Awards


The National Association of Corporate Directors


Wednesday, June 22, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:30 pm



As a board member of the NACD, Amy Rees Anderson will be attending the Outstanding Directors Awards, where dedicated directors are honored for their contribution to the organizations they serve. IPOP Foundation board member Alan Hall is one of this year's award recipients.


The Grand America
555 Main St. | Salt Lake City, UT

Charger Tank Competition


Corner Canyon High School


Wednesday, May 18, 2016 | 9:20 am - 11:00 am



Amy will be a guest "Shark" for the annual "Charger Tank" competition at Corner Canyon High School. Students have developed their own business concepts and written business plans which they will present to a panel of investors in this Shark Tank-like competition.


Corner Canyon High School
12943 S 700 E | Draper, UT

MWCN Deal Flow


MountainWest Capital Network


Thursday, May 12, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking to an audience of business professionals in the state of Utah to share creative things that her past company did to recruit and retain talent, build a corporate culture, and bond with customers as well as sharing some life lessons they learned along the way. In addition, MountainWest Capital Network will present their annual Deal Flow Report, which contains all capital transactions that occurred in the state of Utah during the year.


Little America Hotel
500 Main St. | Salt Lake City, UT

Kool Kid Startup


Grow Utah


Friday, May 6, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will join a panel of judges during the Kool Kid Startup event. Eight finalists (ages 10-18) will compete for cash, prizes, and recognition as a Kool Kid entrepreneur.


Discovery Gateway Children's Museum
444 W 100 S, 4th Floor | Salt Lake City, UT

Utah Entrepreneur Challenge Showcase


Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute


Saturday, April 9, 2016 | 11:45 am - 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a finalist judge for the UEC. The UEC is a statewide competition, where teams from universities across the state will be competing for a chance to win over $100,000 in cash and in-kind prizes.


University of Utah- Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building
1655 Campus Center Dr | Salt Lake City, UT

"Women in Network" Q2 Leadership Series


American Express


Thursday, April 7, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will speak about her career path and how she got to where she is by managing change, rising above problems, and knowing when to take opportunities. The mission of the "Women in Network" is to provide women in business with career development, education, support and mentoring related to the unique diversity women bring to the workplace.


American Express Corporate Office
4315 2700 W. | Salt Lake City, UT

USU Shark Tank Event


Clark Center for Entrepreneurship


Friday, April 6, 2016 | 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will participate in the Entrepreneurship Leadership Series at the Clark Center for Entrepreneurship at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University. She will be one of three judges in a “Shark Tank” competition being held at the school. The top 3 students will have already been selected, and will pitch to the judges, competing for $5,000.


George S. Eccles Business Building Auditorium
3570 Old Main Hill | Logan, UT

Bench-to-Bedside Competition


University of Utah's Center for Medical Innovation


Monday, April 4, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will join a panel of judges for the Bench-to-Bedside competition. Students compete by pitching their innovative ideas for a chance at winning prize money. Last year 200 students competed for a chance to win $70,000 in prize money.


Utah State Capitol
350 State St. | Salt Lake City, UT

Miller New Venture Challenge Final


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology


Friday, April 1, 2016 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm



The New Venture Challenge is a student startup competition where students compete for up to $200,000 in prizes to help launch their businesses. In the NVC Final, teams make a 3 minute pitch to judges, including Amy Rees Anderson, with top winners announced the same day.


Joseph Smith Building
JSB Auditorium at BYU | Provo, UT

Investor Panel "Shark Tank" Event


Sandy Chamber Young Entrepreneurs Academy


Wednesday, March 30, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm



Throughout the program, these students choose a business idea and business partner, they go on field trips and have guest speakers and are mentored by business professionals in the community. A highlight of the program is the Investor Panel event where these student's pitch their polished business plans to 10-12 investors, including Amy Rees Anderson, for real funding!


Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
12033 S Lone Peak Pkwy | Draper, UT

UVU National Advisory Council Board Meeting


Woodbury School of Business


March 24, 2016 |



The role of the National Advisory Council is to provide advice, opinions, and ideas regarding programs, recruitment and placement, and the general competitive environment affecting business education at UVU.


Utah Valley University
800 W. University Parkway | Orem, UT

FIRST Robotics Competition Utah Regional


FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)


Friday, March 18, 2016 | 8:40 - 8:55 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking to participants of the FIRST Robotics Competition about her experience with innovation and technology and inspiring them to continue pursuing their interests in science and technology.


Maverik Center
3200 Decker Lake Dr | West Valley City, UT

NACD Utah Chapter Luncheon


National Association of Corporate Directors


Thursday, March 17, 2016 |



The IPOP Foundation and REES Capital will host speaker Professor Stan Albrecht of BYU for a Director’s Only exclusive luncheon where Stan will speak on “Governing and Leading with Integrity”.


Rees Capital
651 S. Jordan Parkway | South Jordan, UT

Professional Lecture Series


Weber State University


Tuesday, March 15, 2016 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest speaker for Weber State University Professional Lecture Series. Amy will speak to the students about having a vision for their future, goal-setting, overcoming failures, and never giving up. Amy will share the story her own entrepreneurial journey and the most important lessons she learned along the way. There will be a Q&A at the end of her presentation for students to learn further from Amy’s experiences.


Wildcat Theater in the Student Union Building
3848 Harrison Blvd | Ogden, UT

Executive Summit


David Eccles School of Business


March 3 - 4, 2016 |



Amy Rees Anderson will be in attendance at the Executive Summit, hosted by the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. The theme of the event is Strategic Leadership.


St. Regis Deer Valley
2300 Deer Valley Drive East | Park City, UT

UVU Executive Lecture Series


Woodbury School of Business


Thursday, February 25, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest speaker for the UVU Lecture Series. Amy will share the story of her Entrepreneurial journey and the lessons she learned along the way, showing the students how entrepreneurship became her pathway to self-reliance. There will be time for an open Q&A after her presentation, allowing the students to ask questions and learn further from Amy’s experience.


Ragan Theater in Student Center
800 W. University Parkway | Orem, UT

Good Things Utah


ABC 4


Wednesday, February 24, 2016 | 8:30 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be featured in a Good Things Utah segment. She will be interviewed by Olympic Gold Medalist Nikki Stone.



| Salt Lake City, UT

Overcoming Fear to Get to Fabulous


Canyons School District


Friday, February 19, 2016 | 8:30 am - 10:30 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking to students about “The Nuts and Bolts of Entrepreneurship – funding financing, investors, VCs”. Students will have the opportunity to hear additional speakers on others aspects of starting a business as well throughout this conference.


SLCC Miller Campus
9750 S. 300 W. | Sandy, UT

Peak Awards


Sandy Chamber of Commerce


Thursday, February 11, 2016 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm



The IPOP Foundation is a sponsor of the Peak Awards. "Each year the Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce recognizes the exceptional efforts of community leaders. The annual Peak Awards honor business leaders and community volunteers. These outstanding individuals have served and strengthened the community through years of dedicated service."


SLCC Miller Campus
9750 S. 300 W. | Sandy, UT

Mind Share Conference


Intermountain Healthcare


Tuesday, February 9, 2016 |



This "invitation-only" event delivers exciting and important updates on the direction of Intermountain Healtchare, including challenging and thought-provoking ideas for improving and transforming healthcare. Dr. Brent James and Mike Leavitt (former Secretary of Health and Human Services) will be featured presenters.


Chateaux Deer Valley
| Park City, UT

RootsTech Innovator Showdown


RootsTech


Friday, February 5, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm



Each year RootsTech hosts the largest family history conference in the world during which an Innovator Showdown is held to allow Entrepreneurs to pitch their companies in front of an audience of thousands of attendees and a panel of esteemed judges, including Amy Rees Anderson. Over $100,000 in prizes will be awarded at this exciting “Shark Tank” event. You won’t want to miss it!


Salt Palace Convention Center
100 South West Temple | Salt Lake City, UT

Corner Canyon High School Annual Charger Tank Competition


Corner Canyon High School


Monday, December 14, 2015 | 9:20 am - 11:00 am



Amy will be a guest "Shark" for the annual "Charger Tank" competition at Corner Canyon High School. Students have developed their own business concepts and written business plans which they will present to a panel of investors in this Shark Tank-like competition.


Corner Canyon High School
12943 S 700 E | Draper, UT

Business Lecture Series


LDS Business College


Thursday, December 3, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest speaker at the Business Lecture Series for the LDS Business College. Amy will share insights and lessons learned in her journey as an entrepreneur.


LDS Business College
95 N 300 W Room 601 | Salt Lake City, UT

BYU Ethical Leadership Lecture


Marriott School of Management


Wednesday, December 2, 2015 | 9:30 am - 10:45 am; 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be giving a guest lecture to the Masters of Accounting students in two Business Ethics and Leadership classes at the Marriott School of Management. Amy will share insights on strengthening morals and ethics in business, and how to enhance your leadership skills.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
W118 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

eClub Shark Night


eClub of BYU


Wednesday, December 2, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be one of the "investors" on a "Shark Tank" panel for BYU's Entrepreneurship Club. Three teams will present their ideas to investor panel are receive feedback for their business pitches.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
260 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

Business Lecture Series


LDS Business College


Monday, November 30, 2015 | 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest speaker at the Business Lecture Series for the LDS Business College. Amy will share insights and lessons learned in her journey as an entrepreneur.


LDS Business College
95 N 300 W Room 601 | Salt Lake City, UT

BYU Business Management Class


Marriott School of Management


Friday, October 9, 2015 | 1:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest speaker for the Business Management 180 class.She will be talking about the "Day in the Life of an Entrepreneur" to help students see what life will be like as an entrepreneur.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
Tanner Building | Provo, UT

BYU Women in Management Club Opening Social


BYU Marriott School of Management


Wednesday, September 30, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will speak at the opening social to a group of female graduate students and business leaders. Amy will encourage our young women pursuing a career in business management.


Wilkinson Student Center at BYU
The Wall | Provo, UT

Gala and Survivorship Celebration


Huntsman Cancer Foundation


Thursday, September 24, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm



The IPOP Foundation will be supporting and attending the Huntsman Cancer Foundation Gala and Survivorship Celebration. One in two men and one in three women will have cancer in their lifetime. The Huntsman Cancer Institute will provide one hundred thousand highly specialized cancer treatments to people this year, and offers the only Phase I clinical program between Denver and San Francisco. Survivors and supporter are invited to


Grand America Hotel
555 S. Main St. | Salt Lake City, UT

BYU Women in Business Club Opening Social


Marriott School of Management


Wednesday, September 23, 2015 | 5:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will speak at the opening social to a group of female students and business leaders. Amy will encourage our young women to pursue a career in the field of business.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
W408/410 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

BYU Entrepreneur Lecture Series


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Wednesday, September 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest speaker for two of the Introduction to Entrepreneurship classes hosted by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology at the BYU Marriott School of Management. She will promote, educate, and perpetuate entrepreneurship as a pathway to self-reliance, and self-confidence, and tell her story. There will be time for an open Q&A after her presentation, allowing the students to ask questions and learn further from Amy’s experience.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
Tanner Building 151 | Provo, UT

Miller New Venture Challenge Kickoff


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Wednesday, September 9, 2015 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm



As part of the Miller New Venture Challenge Kickoff, Amy Rees Anderson will speak to students about her experience and will join with other entrepreneurs in a Q&A session.


Wilkinson Student Center at BYU
WSC Terrace | Provo, UT

StartFEST: Utah's Largest Grassroots Startup Festival


Beehive Startups


Tuesday, September 1, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 3:50 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a speaker at Utah's Startfest. She will share tips based on her experiences on the factors that make a company awesome!


Covey Center
425 W Center St | Provo, UT

Founders Launchpad Teams


Marriott School of Management


Thursday, July 23, 2015 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be meeting with a group of BYU students in a free-form dialog setting. She will share her personal entrepreneurial story, and key insights to help the students become successful founders themselves.


Startup Building at BYU
560 S 100 W | Provo, UT

Investor Panel "Sharktank" Event


Sandy Chamber Young Entrepreneurs Academy


Wednesday, May 6, 2015 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm



Throughout the program, these students choose a business idea and business partner, they go on field trips and have guest speakers and are mentored by business professionals in the community. A highlight of the program is the Investor Panel event where these student's pitch their polished business plans to 10-12 investors, including Amy Rees Anderson, for real funding!


Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
12033 S Lone Peak Pkwy | Draper, UT

Leadership Panel


The Governor’s Utah Economic Summit


Friday, April 17, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am



Amy Rees Anderson, along with Mia Love, Carine Clark, Jacki Zehner, and Andrea Thomas will be having a fun and conversation-style discussion on leadership, balance and success. Join these women as they engage in a lively discussion on overcoming obstacles, feeling fear and doing it anyway, recruiting, hiring, communication, delegation, decision making, trusting instincts, and work-life balance (or lack thereof).


Grand America
555 Main Street | Salt Lake City, UT

Utah Wonder Women Event



Friday, April 17, 2015 | 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm



The Spring Utah Wonder Women event brings VIP women together, giving them an opportunity to network among other powerful business leaders in the community. Margit Wennmachers, recently dubbed the Queen of Silicon Valley by CNN Money, will be joining the group from San Francisco and Amy Rees Anderson will be moderating a conversation with her. The evening promises to be full of good conversations and relationship building.


The Sorenson Residence
| Salt Lake City, UT

Miller New Venture Challenge Final


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Friday, April 3, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm



The New Venture Challenge is a student startup competition where students compete for $200,000 in prizes to help launch their businesses. In the NVC Final, teams make a 3 min pitch to judges, including Amy Rees Anderson, with top winners announced the same day. In addition to helping select the winners, Amy will speak to the group of contestants to help teach them about entrepreneurship and innovation, more specifically, about women in entrepreneurship and the need for more women entrepreneurs.


Joseph Smith Building
JSM at BYU | Provo, UT

Moral & Ethical Leadership Conference


BYU Management Society


Friday, April 3, 2015 | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm



The BYU Management Society is hosting the Moral & Ethical Leadership Conference for all professionals focused on growing moral and ethical leadership. The speakers, including Olympian Noelle Pikus Pace, Sherron Watkins, former VP of Enron, and Amy Rees Anderson, among others, will share insights on strengthening morals and ethics in business, and in enhancing your leadership skills.


Joseph Smith Memorial Building, 9th Floor
15 East South Temple | Salt Lake City, UT

USU Entrepreneur Leadership Series


Clark Center for Entrepreneurship


Wednesday, April 1, 2015 | 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be participating in the Entrepreneur Leadership series at the Clark Center for Entrepreneurship at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University. She will be one of three judges in a “Shark Tank” competition being held at the school. The top 3 students will have already been selected, and will pitch to the judges, competing for $5,000.


George S. Eccles Business Building Auditorium
3570 Old Main Hill | Logan, UT

BYU’s Entrepreneur Lecture Series


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Monday, March 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest speaker at the Introduction to Entrepreneurship class hosted by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology at the BYU Marriott School of Management. She will promote, educate, and perpetuate entrepreneurship as a pathway to self-reliance, and self-confidence, and tell her story. There will be time for an open Q&A after her presentation, allowing the students to ask questions and learn further from Amy’s experience.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
490 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

Education Workforce Alliance Summit


Young Entrepreneurs Academy


Thursday, March 19, 2015 | 7:30 am - 9:30 am



The Young Entrepreneurs Academy is hosting the Education Workforce Alliance Summit. In conjunction with the IPOP Foundation, Amy Rees Anderson will be supporting this event.


Salt Lake Community College, Miller Campus
9750 South 300 West | Sandy, UT

Investor Retreat


Leavitt Equity Partners


March 18 - March 20, 2015 |



Amy Rees Anderson will be participating in the Leavitt Equity Partners Investors Retreat. In addition to the investor meetings, time will be spent participating in fitness, wellness, and spa activities. The AEA Leavitt Partnership combines the distinctive advantages of Leavitt Partners’ forward thinking intelligence and the AEA Investors’ distinguished history of private equity investing.



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Executive Summit


David Eccles School of Business


March 5 – 7, 2015 |



Amy Rees Anderson will be in attendance at the Innovation Executive Summit, hosted by the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. The theme of the event is Innovation, and will focus on the emerging field of “The Internet of Things”, one of the hottest topics in innovation today. Attendees will learn more about how everyday objects will transform your world through being connected… to everything. Keynote speakers include Todd Pedersen, CEO of Vivint and Jim Heppelman


St. Regis Deer Valley
2300 Deer Valley Drive East | Park City, UT

Entrepreneurial Lecture Series


The Willes Center for International Entrepreneurship


Thursday, February 26, 2015 | 11am-12pm



The goal of The Willes Center is to educate and mentor budding entrepreneurs and to provide the structure that will equip them to create sustainable businesses. Amy Rees Anderson will share her background on what she learned from building and exiting her business. As an investor she will share what she looks for in a successful start-up, and the importance of remaining focused.


The Willes Center for International Entrepreneurship
55-220 Kulanui Street | Laie, HI

Innovator Challenge Showdown


RootsTech


Friday, February 13, 2015 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm



RootsTech is hosting the largest family history conference ever to come to the state of Utah. As part of the conference, RootsTech has offered a challenge for developers and entrepreneurs with $25,000 in prizes given away at the Innovator Challenge Showdown. Four finalists will be invited on stage to show off their latest creations in front of thousands of RootsTech attendees, and a panel of renowned judges, including Amy Rees Anderson.


Salt Palace Convention Center
100 South West Temple | Salt Lake City, UT

Guest Lecturer for BYU


Marriott School of Management


Tuesday, February 10, 2015 | 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest speaker for the BYU Entrepreneurship Club and Women in Business Organizations. Most of the attendees are expected to be female student entrepreneurs with differing majors, but many of the attendees already own their own business. Amy will share some of the lesson’s she has learned as a successful female entrepreneur and follow with a Question & Answer segment, allowing those in attendance to benefit from Amy’s wealth of knowledge and experience.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
490 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

Grassroots Startup Festival


StartSLC


Friday, January 30, 2015 | 1:50 - 2:25 pm



StartSLC is the largest startup and technology festival to ever be held in Utah. This three-day event will bring together entrepreneurs, hackers, designers, marketers, musicians, filmmakers, bloggers, makers, thought leaders, and foodies to have fun, learn from one another, and create lasting connections. Amy Rees Anderson will be on the Main Stage telling her vision of “What Awesome Looks Like”.


The Grand Hall at the Gateway
18 N Rio Grande Street | Salt Lake City, UT

Women in Business Luncheon


Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce


Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the keynote speaker for a networking luncheon hosted by the Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber is dedicated to improving the economic development of the Sandy community and surrounding areas. Amy will share her entrepreneurial journey and the lessons she learned along the way. Some of these lessons includes: overcoming the fear of failure, the importance of creating a corporate brand, and why awesome doesn’t have to be expensive.


River Oaks Golf Course
9300 Riverside Drive | Sandy, UT

Innovation Academy Shark Night


Brigham Young University


Thursday, January 22, 2015 | 7:00 – 9:00 pm



Adam Casto will be participating in BYU’s Innovation Academy Shark Night. He and the other “sharks” will listen to different student teams pitch their ideas on new companies they are working on. The judges will provide feedback to the teams to help prepare the students to raise funds in the future.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
490 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

Student Innovator of the Year Competition


Brigham Young University


Friday, November 7, 2014 | 10:30 am - 2:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson is judging at BYU's Student Innovator of the Year preliminary competition. This competition enables students, competing for cash prizes, to turn their creative ideas into reality. Judges will see and handle the new products and discuss their development with the students, ultimately narrowing down the applicants to 6 finalists. The competition is a joint venture between the Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering & Technology and the Marriott School of Management.


Brigham's Square
BYU | Provo, UT

BYU's Business Careers Lecture Series


Marriott School of Business


Friday, October 24, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking at the Business Careers Lecture Series at BYU. The series helps business majors decide their emphasis by getting an understanding of “A Day in the Life” of the guest lecturer. Amy will discuss her business path, the rewards and challenges of her profession and lifestyle, and her experience. The goal of the lecture series is to give students a vision of “Real Life” as a business professional.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
490 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

BYU Entrepreneur Lecture Series


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest speaker at the BYU Marriott School of Management Entrepreneurship Lecture Series, hosted by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology. She will show the students a roadmap of how to turn their idea into a business. She will clearly address the skills, thought processes, and attitudes that are required of them if they are to succeed in their own personal journey. About 200 students of various course studies are expected to be in attendance.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
490 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

Business Model Competition


Brigham Young University


Friday, May 2, 2014 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm



Adam Casto will be among a panel of judges at BYU’s International Business Model Competition. The top four teams from a group of 40 international semi-finalist teams will compete for the $25,000 first place prize and the title of “Global Champion.” This field of participants represents almost 2,000 student teams at 200 schools from over 20 countries around the world that competed at IBMC-affiliated competitions.


Utah Valley Convention Center
220 W Center St | Provo, UT

#iCodeImmigration SLC


FWD.us and The Partnership for a New American Economy


Friday, April 25, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am



FWD.us and the Partnership for a New America Economy have teamed up to launch #iCodeImmigration - a series of events in major tech hubs around the country. The goal is to accelerate immigration reform to keep America's tech sector competitive in a global economy. Amy Rees Anderson will be a panelist alongside Senator Orrin Hatch at a discussion taking place in Utah.


Proofpoint
13997 S Minuteman Dr, Ste 300 | Draper, UT

Constitutional Symposium on Religious Freedom


Utah Valley University


Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 7:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be in attendance at Utah Valley University's Center for Constitutional Studies Symposium on Religious Freedom. They keynote address is by Elder Dallin H. Oaks, former Utah Supreme Court Justice and current member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. The center is a nonpartisan, academic institute that promotes the instruction, study, and research of constitutionalism.


UCCU Center
Utah Valley University | Orem, UT

Miller New Venture Challenge


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Friday, April 4, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be among the esteemed panel of judges at BYU’s Miller New Venture Challenge Competition, hosted by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology. In this 2-day event, new businesses will pitch their ideas to a panel of judges on Thursday, April 3 and the award recipients will be announced Friday afternoon.


Joseph Smith Building
JSM at BYU | Provo, UT

Alta High School Kick App Competition


IPOP Foundation


Tuesday, April 1, 2014 | 9:00 am - 10:30 am



The IPOP Foundation is sponsoring a Kick-App Idea Competition in which Alta High students are challenged to come up with their best idea for a new mobile application. The top 10 finalists will be announced and present their app idea to a panel of judges during an assembly. $5,000 in scholarships will be awarded to the winning ideas, which may be launched as a new business and the students whose ideas are chosen could play a part in the new company!


Alta High School
11055 S Hawk Highway | Sandy, UT

U of U MBA Student Roundtable


David Eccles School of Business


Wednesday, March 26, 2014 | 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm



Amy will be hosting a lunch discussion with a group of MBA students at the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. The informal roundtable discussion will give the students a chance to ask Amy questions about her career path and experience. She will also address the importance of networking and building a solid professional network.


Spencer Fox Eccles Building
1768 Campus Center Dr | SLC, UT

BYU's Business Careers Lecture Series


Marriott School


Friday, March 21, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking at BYU’s Business Careers Lecture Series. The series helps business majors decide their emphasis by getting an understanding of “A Day in the Life” of the guest lecturer. Amy will discuss her business path, the rewards and challenges of her profession and lifestyle, and her experience. The goal of the lecture series is to give students a vision of “Real Life” as a business professional.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
490 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

Mentored Student Program


President's Leadership Council, BYU


Thursday, February 6, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking to a group of faculty members, mentors, and students that are part of The President's Leadership Council Mentored Student Program. This group of 30 - 40 men come from all areas of campus and have been referred by their college deans to participate. She has been asked to direct her remarks to the students and give her advice to prepare them to begin their professional lives.


Hinckley Center at BYU
224 Hinckley Center | Provo, UT

USU Entrepreneur Lecture Series


Jeffrey D. Clark Center for Entrepreneurship


Wednesday, January 29, 2014 | 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest speaker for the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University. The goal of the Entrepreneur Leadership Speaker Series she will participate in, is to teach skills of entrepreneurial leadership, and assist with the creation, development, and growth of new business ventures. Amy will promote this cause by sharing her experience as a successful entrepreneur.


George S. Eccles Business Building Auditorium
3570 Old Main Hill | Logan, UT

Business + Technology Connection


Sundance Film Festival


Monday, January 20, 2014 | 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be in attendance at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Business + Technology Connection. She will be on a panel moderated by actor Kevin Rahm (Valerie Flake, Mad Men, and Desperate Housewives) alongside Adobe co-founder John Warnock, and founder and CEO of PK Clean Priyanka Bakaya. They will be discussing their experiences as successful business leaders.


The Shop
1167 Woodside Ave | Park City, UT

TEDWomen2013 Conference


TED


December 4 - 6, 2013 |



Amy Rees Anderson will be attending the TEDWomen 2013 Conference in San Francisco. The conference will channel the bootstrap spirit of Silicon Valley to celebrate invention in all its forms. More than 150 TEDx events around the world will take part, sharing the livestream and presenting local speakers around the theme “Invented Here.” The result is truly a global conversation celebrating inventors and designers, thinkers and makers, local problem-solvers and global leaders.


SF Jazz Center
201 Franklin Street | San Francisco, CA

Business Department Guest Speaker


Alta High School


Tuesday, November 19, 2013 | 11:55 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest speaker for the Business Department at Alta High School. She will speak to two different classes, focusing on her experience in business, to help the students prepare for their future experiences in the business world. She will also introduce the mobile app competition the IPOP Foundation will be hosting in partnership with Alta High School in the spring.


Alta High School
11055 S Hawk Highway | Sandy, UT

BioUtah 2013 Summit


BioUtah


Wednesday, November 6, 2013 | 8:30 am – 5:30 pm



BioUtah was created to elevate the stature and influence of Utah’s life science community on the national and global stage. Launched in 2012, the organization serves Utah’s medical device, biopharma, natural products and healthcare industries through networking, advocacy and education programs. Amy Rees Anderson will be speaking at their 2013 Summit. On the panel, Amy will address the topic of, “Things I Wish I Had Have Known Then That I Know Now".


Grand America Hotel
555 S Main Street | Salt Lake City, UT

Gala and Survivorship Celebration


Huntsman Cancer Foundation


Friday, November 1, 2013 | 5:30 pm Silent Auction | 7:00 pm Dinner and Program



The IPOP Foundation will be supporting and attending the Huntsman Cancer Foundation Gala and Survivorship Celebration. One in two men and one in three women will have cancer in their lifetime. The Huntsman Cancer Institute will provide one hundred thousand highly specialized cancer treatments to people this year, and offers the only Phase I clinical program between Denver and San Francisco. Survivors and supporter are invited to "take a night off from cancer" and enjoy the evening.


Grand America Hotel
555 S Main Street | Salt Lake City, UT

NACD Utah Chapter Luncheon


National Association of Corporate Directors


Wednesday, October 30, 2013 | 12:00 noon - 1:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be attending the NACD Utah Chapter lunch event on October 30, 2013. She will be a panelist in a discussion titled, “Boards of Directors: Annoying or Awesome”. The focus of the discussion will be on the roles and different talents a board of directors can contribute to a company’s progression through each stage of business. As Amy is a board member of several organizations, including the NACD Utah Chapter, she will be a great contributor to the discussion.


Little America Hotel
500 S Main Street | Salt Lake City, UT

Fall Symposium


Westminster College


Tuesday, October 29, 2013 | 6:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be participating in the Westminster College Business Honors Society Annual Fall Symposium. She will be a panelist in a discussion targeted to give early stage entrepreneurs the opportunity to ask this panel of successful entrepreneurs questions about how to grow a new or existing early-stage business. Amy brings a wealth of knowledge on this topic and will be a great contributor to the conversation with MBA students and local community members.


Westminster College
1840 South 1300 East | Salt Lake City, UT

BYU Entrepreneurship Lecture Series


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Monday, October 28, 2013 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest speaker at the BYU Marriott School of Management Entrepreneurship Lecture Series, hosted by the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology. She will show the students a roadmap of how to turn their idea into a business. She will clearly address the skills, thought processes, and attitudes that are required of them if they are to succeed in their own personal journey. About 200 students of various course studies are expected to be in attendance.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
490 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

U of U Women's Business Alumni Social


David Eccles School of Business


Thursday, October 24, 2013 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm



REES Capital will be hosting the Women’s Business Alumni Social for the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. Amy Rees Anderson will sharing some of the best practices and secret to her success among those in attendance, including alumni, faculty, and staff of the school as well as supporters of the community.


REES Capital
651 W South Jordan Pkwy | South Jordan, UT

Utah Women's Conference


Hosted by Senator Orrin & Mrs. Elaine Hatch


Friday, October 11, 2013 | 8:30 am - 1:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be presenting a featured workshop titled: “Unlocking the Power of Your Professional Potential”. Amy will share her thoughts to Utah women and other conference participants about the importance of pursuing your passion and constantly setting new goals. Senator Orrin and Elaine Hatch will be the hosts for the Twenty-Seventh Annual Utah Women’s Conference while Condoleezza Rice, Former Secretary of State will be headlining the event.


Grand America Hotel
555 S Main Street | Salt Lake City, UT

Investor Day


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Friday, October 4, 2013 | 9:30 am - 12:30 pm



As part of the BYU Founders Conference, Amy Rees Anderson, Dave Chidester, and Shani Allsop of REES Capital will be part of an investor group listening to BYU student teams pitch their ideas. These students are seeking mentoring, advice, and funding for their businesses. This event is part of BYU’s Entrepreneurship Week beginning September 30th, which is an entire week dedicated to entrepreneurship and innovation.


Zion's Bank Building
180 N University Ave | Provo, UT

Women Moving Millions Annual Summit


Women Moving Millions


Friday, September 20, 2013 | 8:00 am - 5:15 pm



Women Moving Millions is a diverse community of extraordinary individuals committed to funding the advancement of women and girls around the globe. Amy Rees Anderson and Shani Allsop will be attending their Annual Summit in New York City. The focus of the Summit is all about impact, and what it means to have positive impact in the world. Members are committed to mobilizing unprecedented resources, in the process sparking a larger movement working to enhance half of the world's citizens.


Gary's Loft
28 West 36th Street | New York, NY

CEO Summit


Royal Street Investments & Kickstart


Friday, September 13, 2013 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a panelist in a moderated discussion at the CEO Summit at Deer Valley for Royal Street Investments and Kickstart. The audience will consist mostly of CEO’s and senior managers of early stage companies. Amy will share her wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of leading a successful company including; hiring and fostering great talent within respective companies, preparing for and managing through acquisitions, and managing investor relations.


Lodges at Deer Valley
2900 Deer Valley Drive East | Park City, UT

6th Annual Women Tech Awards


Women Tech Council


Thursday, September 12, 2013 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm



The Women Tech Council will host its Sixth Annual Women Tech Awards September 12, 2013 and will honor 17 women in the technology field. Shani Allsop, Partner at REES Capital is one of the 2013 finalists. REES Capital will be in attendance at the awards luncheon to support Shani and the other finalists. The Women Tech Awards Program recognizes technology-focused women who are driving innovation, leading technology companies and are key contributors to the community.


Grand America Hotel
555 S Main Street | Salt Lake City, UT

Real Recognition Radio Interview


Rideau Radio


Tuesday, September 10, 2013 | 11:00 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be interviewed on Rideau's Real Recognition Radio show, a national online radio show about building relationships, inspiring greatness and creating a workplace where people can thrive. Hosts Roy Saunderson and S. Max Brown will discuss Amy's inspiring career as she offers advice on how to build positive relationships and succeed in the workplace.


Rideau Offices
5 Penn Plaza, 23rd Floor | New York, NY

Women in International Business Conference


Hotel Monaco


Tuesday, June 4, 2013 | 8:00 am - 1:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson along with other women entrepreneurs from around the state will be speaking about the unique challenges women executives and entrepreneurs face when expanding a business globally. Attendees will receive practical guidance from the panelists based on their personal experiences. Issues that will be addressed include: how to grow a business internationally, negotiate cross-border transactions and deal with international customers, vendors and partners.


Hotel Monaco
15 W 200 S | Salt Lake City, UT

Alta High School Kick App Competition


Alta High School


Friday, May 31, 2013 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am



The IPOP Foundation is sponsoring a Kick-App Idea Competition in which Alta High students are challenged to come up with their best idea for a new mobile App. $5,000 in scholarships will be presented to the winning ideas. In addition, there is a possibility that the winning idea may be launched as a new business and the students whose ideas are chosen could be given the opportunity to play a part in the new company, becoming young entrepreneurs!


Alta High School
11055 South Hawk Highway | Sandy, UT

Business & Economic Forum


UVU Office of Development & Woodbury School of Business


Tuesday, May 21, 2013 | 7:30 am - 6:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the opening keynote speaker at the Business & Economic Forum at Utah Valley University. The purpose of the forum is to help foster and sustain business relationships that help economic growth and well-being. The event will feature professional workshops, continuing education credits, keynote speakers, exhibits, and professional outreach.


Sorenson Student Center
206 North Orem Blvd | Orem, UT

Miller New Venture Challenge Showcase


Brigham Young University


Thursday, April 4, 2013 | 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be participating as a "Shark" in the first annual "Shark Tank" themed Miller New Venture Challenge Showcase. Three Sharks are assigned to one finalist group and will be asking tough questions throughout their presentation to get a better understanding of their business pitch. The winning team will be awarded with the $5,000 Founders Choice Award.


Tanner Building
Tanner Bldg, Room W408 | Provo, UT

Weidman Center Leadership Lecture Series


BYU Engineering & Technology Weidman Center for Global Leadership, Provo, UT


Thursday, March 14, 2013 | 1:00 pm



The Leadership Lecture Series provides an opportunity for respected industry leaders to talk with students and faculty about an important leadership subject. Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest lecturer, where she will speak to students about her leadership experiences to better prepare the students for success in their careers.


Weidman Center at BYU
264 Clyde Building | Provo, UT

Shark Night Event with BYU’s Innovation Academy


BYU Innovation Academy


Wednesday, March 13, 2013 | 6:30 pm



This event allows several student groups to present their business ideas before a panel of judges who will provide feedback on their presentation. REES Capital partner, Adam Casto, will be sitting on the panel of judges for this event and offer his input and feedback to these presenters.


Tanner Building
Tanner Building, Room 710 | Provo, UT | Provo, UT

Miller New Venture Challenge


Brigham Young University


Friday, March 1, 2013 | 11:30 am - 4:00 pm



The Miller New Venture Challenge (NVC) is BYU’s campus-wide student startup competition. Amy Rees Anderson along with other VCs and Entrepreneurs from around the state will be judges at the competition. The top 20 BYU student startup teams will present to the two panels of judges, each panel will hear 10 pitches, then the two panels will come together to select the top 8 teams.


Wilkinson Center at BYU
1 North University Ave | Provo, UT

Mountain Money Radio Interview


KPCW


Monday, February 25, 2013 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest on Mountain Money, a weekly radio broadcast by NPR affiliate KPCW in Park City, UT. On this show, former Money magazine contributor and KPCW general manager Larry Warren and financial expert Doug Wells, will discuss Amy's career and current work as a mentor, consultant, and angel investor.


KPCW Studios
460 Swede Alley | Park City, UT

2013 Executive Summit


Montage Resort, Deer Valley, Utah


Friday, February 22, 2013 | 9:30 am - 10:30 am



2013 Executive Summit organized by the David Eccles School of Business, is a weekend event that brings together corporate executives, entrepreneurs, financial leaders, and friends. Amy Rees Anderson, along with other Utah entrepreneurs, will be sitting on a panel titled “The Culture of Entrepreneurship”. Attendees will learn from the wealth of ideas presented, make invaluable personal connections, and enjoy the beauty of Utah powder- the “Greatest Snow on Earth”.


Montage Resort
9100 Marsac Ave | Park City, UT

University of Phoenix Entrepreneurship Event


University of Phoenix


Wednesday, February 13, 2013 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm



Adam Casto, a REES Capital partner, will be the keynote speaker at University of Phoenix’s Entrepreneurship Workshop, where he will provide tips on how to start your new business. The event will also include two 45-minute workshop sessions conducted by faculty members, discussion topics include: launching your business, funding your startup, developing your new business plan and strategies to grow your business.


University of Phoenix — SLC Campus
5373 S. Green St., Suite 300 | Salt Lake City, UT

South Jordan Chamber of Commerce Vision Dinner


Megaplex 20 at the District, South Jordan, Utah


Wednesday, January 30, 2013 | 7:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest speaker at the South Jordan Chamber of Commerce Vision Dinner. Amy will address the group about how she generates ideas, where she started, and where she is headed now.


Megaplex 20 Theatres at the District
3761 W Parkway Dr | South Jordan, UT

University Private Equity Summit


University Venture Fund


Friday, January 25, 2013 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm



The 10th Annual University Private Equity Summit hosted by the University Venture Fund brings together college students from around the globe to learn from entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and private equity investors. Amy Rees Anderson will be participating on their entrepreneurship panel titled: “From Seed to Success: Executing on Your Idea”.


Rice-Eccles Stadium at U of U
451 South 1400 East | Salt Lake City, UT

Entrepreneurship MBA Class


David Eccless School of Business, University of Utah


Friday, January 11, 2013 | 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be sitting on a panel that will participate in the MBA course


David Eccles School of Business at U of U
1637 E Campus Center Dr | Salt Lake City, UT

Executive MBA Class


David Eccless School of Business, University of Utah


Friday, December 14, 2012 | 3:15 pm - 4:45 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be sitting on a small panel that will participate in the Executive MBA course at the University of Utah's David Eccles School of Business. Their Executive Program is ranked 33rd in the world, 25th in the nation, 4th in the West, and 1st in the state. The group of students is comprised of 70 executives from the West and is the School's top program with the best, most sophisticated students. The focus of the panel will be to discuss speaking persuasively and authenti


David Eccles School of Business at U of U
1637 E Campus Center Dr | Salt Lake City, UT

BYU Women's Association for Information Systems Event


W308 Tanner Building at Brigham Young University


Friday, November 30, 2012 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm



Managing Partner and Founder of REES Capital, Amy Rees Anderson, will be the guest speaker an event organized by the Women's Association for Information Systems and Women in Business Club within BYU's Marriott School of Management. Amy will address these groups about opportunities for entrepreneurship for women in technology.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
490 Tanner Building | Provo, UT

Pushbutton Summit


Jordan Commons, Sandy, Utah


Thursday, November 29, 2012 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm



The Pushbutton Digital Media Summit spotlights 8-10 companies in recognition of their innovations in the digital media space. REES Capital's Managing Director and Founder, Amy Rees Anderson, will be a part of a senior panel of three that listens to the presentations and then conducts a brief dialogue with the presenter. As a member of the panel, Amy will share ideas on how it fits into the digital media space and share the enthusiasm for the innovation.


Jordan Commons
9400 South State Street | Sandy, UT

Concept to Company Contest


Weber State University, Ogden, UT


Friday, November 16, 2012 | 11:00 am - 12:15 pm



The 2012 Mobile Apps Concept to Company Competition will focus on mobile device applications. The contest is designed to help those who have advanced their mobile product down the road but just need a little extra help to succeed. REES Capital's Managing Director and Founder, Amy Rees Anderson, will be a judge for the final round of presentations for this competition.


Weber State University
3848 Harrison Blvd | Salt Lake City, UT

Executive Lecture Series


Ragan Theater at Utah Valley University


Thursday, November 15, 2012 | 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm



The Woodbury School of Business at Utah Valley University sponsors the weekly Reed and Christine Halladay Executive Lecture Series as a way to bridge the gap between the world of business and management education. Students in the Woodbury School of Business enroll in the Halladay Series as part of their business core.


Ragan Theater at UVU
800 W University Pkwy | Orem, UT

2012 Utah Life Science Summit


Grand America Hotel, Salt Lake City, Utah


Thursday, November 8, 2012 | 7:30 am - 8:30 pm



The third annual MD4 Utah Summit will be a single-day, multi-track event held in close partnership with the Intermountain Biomedical Association. Last year's Summit, with almost 400 registrants, was the largest life science-only event ever in Utah. This year's agenda will again feature world-class keynote speakers from the medical device, diagnostics, biotech and pharma arenas. The event will also focus on the current and potential direction of the FDA, the progress of the Utah Cluster Acce


Grand America Hotel
555 S Main St | Salt Lake City, UT

Women Tech Council Mentoring Session


3rd Floor of the Hinckley Alumni Center at Brigham Young University


Thursday, November 1, 2012 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm



Amy Rees Anderson and Shani Allsop of REES Capital will be participating in a mentoring session organized by BYU's Women Tech Council.


Hinckley Alumni Center at BYU
224 Hinckley Center | Provo, UT

Grow America Springboard Live Final Pitch Show


The Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah


Thursday, November 1, 2012 |  



Grow America is devoted to growing companies, creating jobs, and stimulating the economy by helping entrepreneurs build rock-solid businesses. The Grow America Springboard Competition offers innovative entrepreneurs from across Utah a platform to compete, learn, share, and grow through a rapid-fire series of various competitions that anticipates injecting more than $1 million in cash and services into the Utah economy. Amy Rees Anderson will be a guest judge in the live Final Pitch Show where


The Salt Palace
90 S West Temple | Salt Lake City, UT

Concept to Company Contest


Zion's Bank Founder's Room, Salt Lake City, Utah


Monday, October 22, 2012 |  



The 2012 Medical Technology Concept to Company Competition will focus on medical device and medical technology innovations. The main objective of the contest is to encourage and support entrepreneurial innovators in the medical industry with the intent of helping them turn their concepts into a company. REES Capital's Managing Director and Founder, Amy Rees Anderson, will be a judge for the final round of presentations for this competition.


The Zions Bank Building
1 South Main Street | Salt Lake City, UT

BYU Entrepreneurship Lecture Series


Tanner Building at Brigham Young University


Monday, October 8, 2012 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be the guest speaker at the BYU Entrepreneurship Lecture Series. She will show the students a roadmap of how to turn their idea into a business. She will clearly address the skills, thought processes, and attitudes that are required of them if they are to succeed in their own personal journey. About 200 students of various course studies are expected to be in attendance.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
Tanner Bldg | Provo, UT

BYU Founders Conference Panel


Brigham Young University


Thursday, October 4, 2012 | 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm



Amy Rees Anderson will be in attendance at Brigham Young University's Founder Conference. There will be a Founder Panel discussion as part of the event, where Amy will discuss "Go To Market Strategies." Students will learn how to focus their energies on taking the product to market, how to identify revenue streams and market channels and how to maximize revenue.


N. Eldon Tanner Building at BYU
Tanner Bldg | Provo, UT

Women Business Network Conference


Utah Valley University


Friday, September 14, 2012 | 8:30 am - 1:30 pm



The Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the Women Business Network Conference at Utah Valley University. Amy Rees Anderson is one of the featured speakers, and will be addressing the topic of Managing Your Growing Pains. This course discusses effectively managing growth; including addressing time, budget, and staffing constraints. 2012 Utah Valley Women's Business Conference offers a unique, comprehensive educational opportunity for women of Utah Valley, and also supports the


Sorenson Student Center
206 North Orem Blvd | Orem, UT

BYU Women Entrepreneur Luncheon


Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology


Wednesday, September 5, 2012 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm



Brigham Young University will be offering a new scholarship to women entrepreneurs. 250 students, of which will mostly be women, will gather to hear about this great new opportunity for women entrepreneurs. Amy Rees Anderson will speak at the event and tell her experiences of how she has taken her ideas to become successful businesses, all while creating balance in her life. Amy will also address what her experience has been as a women entrepreneur.


Hinckley Alumni Center at BYU
224 Hinckley Center | Provo, UT

BoomStartup 2012 Investor Demo Day


The Leonardo


Friday, August 17, 2012 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm



BoomStartup is in its third season. Named one of the nation's Top 15 accelerators, BoomStartup has the second highest concentration of software companies in the United States. Like similar programs, BoomStartup concludes its season with a Demo Day for Investors, where angel investors, venture capitalists, and others interested in funding hot tech companies can see the 8 emerging tech companies chosen by some of Utah's top mentors. See the companies as each debuts its investment opport


The Leonardo
209 E 500 S | Salt Lake City, UT

Top 25 Under 5


Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum


Thursday, July 12, 2012 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm



The Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) seeks to recognize the best emerging companies established by entrepreneurs in the state of Utah. The purpose of this event is to promote those companies who may become leaders in their fields in the state, the region and globally. The UVEF Top 25 Under Five awards have recognized the development of more than 200 individuals and companies. Amy Rees Anderson will emcee the event and helped celebrate the winners.


Novell Campus
1800 S. Novell Pl. | Provo, UT