Entrepreneurship Founders

Amy Rees Anderson

Membership Information:

Member Status: Bronze
Member Since: 2012

Contact Information:

Website: http://www.amyreesanderson.com
Linkedin Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/amyreesanderson

Employment:

Job Title: Founder and Managing Partner
Company: REES Capital
Location: Utah, United States

Expertise:

  • Entrepreneur and Angel Investor

Biography:

Amy Rees Anderson is a successful entrepreneur, angel investor, philanthropist, author, and in-demand public speaker. Amy is the Managing Partner of REES Capital, an Angel Investing Firm; the founder of the IPOP Foundation, a charity promoting entrepreneurship and self-reliance; and currently serves on 13 Boards. In 2018, Amy launched the Amy Rees Anderson Academic Entrepreneur’s Program at USU. Amy is a contributor to both Forbes and the Huffington Post and is the author of the recently released Forbesbook, “What Awesome Looks Like: How To Excel In Business & Life”. Previously, Amy was the CEO of MediConnect Global, a healthcare technology company she grew and sold for over $377 million. She has been the recipient of a number of awards which include receiving the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, CEO of the Year, and BYU’s Entrepreneur of the Year. She’s been featured in Inc Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Businessweek, and many other national publications. In 2015 Amy received an honorary PhD.