Aikta Marcoulier, director, Colorado Springs Small Business Development Center, was recently named a 2013 Rising Star by the Colorado Springs Business Journal.
In the Feb. 7 edition of the local business newspaper, Marcoulier was one of 30 Colorado Springs young professionals recognized as “those in the local community 40 and younger who have made significant strides in their careers and who have given back to the community through their dedication to volunteerism and charity.”
A panel of judges rated the nominees in five areas that gauged their work ethic and community involvement. The group will be honored at a reception March 21, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Cheyenne Mountain Resort.
The SBDC operates as a part of the College of Business and offers business consulting and training that assists small businesses in El Paso and Teller County. Marcoulier was named director in May 2012.
To see a full list of award recipients, visit http://csbj.com/2013/02/07/congratulations-2013-rising-stars/