Amy Rees Anderson

Amy Rees Anderson

Managing Partner, REES Capital; Contributor, Forbes and The Huffington Post

Location
Greater Salt Lake City Area
Industry
Venture Capital & Private Equity

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Amy Rees Anderson's Overview

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Amy Rees Anderson's Experience

Managing Partner and Founder

REES Capital

Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Management Consulting industry

October 2012Present (2 years)

REES (Recognizing & Empowering Entrepreneurial Success) Capital is an angel investment and mentor capital firm that works in close collaboration with entrepreneurs and their investors and board members to drive company growth and maximize equity value through strategic direction and influence.

Contributor

Forbes Magazine

Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Publishing industry

October 2012Present (2 years)

I write a weekly article for Forbes.com. See the articles by visiting http://blogs.forbes.com/amyanderson/

Contributor

The Huffington Post

Public Company; 201-500 employees; Online Media industry

February 2013Present (1 year 8 months)

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

2003September 2012 (9 years)

CEO of Mediconnect Global, Inc. (www.mediconnect.net)

Amy Rees Anderson's Summary

I am the Managing Partner and Founder of REES Capital, which I created to provide entrepreneurs and business executives critical guidance and support to help their companies grow. In addition to seeking out opportunities for potential equity investments, we provide expert mentoring and consulting services across a broad range of business functions, including leadership training; product and market assessment; marketing, sales and public relations strategy; financial modeling; organizational structuring; strategic planning; acquisition and exit strategy; and other key areas.

I also write a weekly article for Forbes.com on angel investing, entrepreneurship, and other business topics. My article is called adVentures of a Super Angel and you can read the articles at http://blogs.forbes.com/amyanderson/

Prior to founding REES Capital, I was the founder and CEO of MediConnect Global, Inc., a worldwide leader in medical record retrieval, digitization, and one of the largest cloud-based health information exchanges. I led all aspects of MediConnect’s business, including a worldwide workforce of over 1,500 employees. Under my direction, the company achieved over 1500 percent growth since 2004. In March 2012, I successfully led MediConnect to being acquired for $377 million.

Specialties: Mergers and Acquisitons, Raising Capital, Entrepreneurial consulting and mentoring, Public Speaking, Business Process Outsourcing, Healthcare and Healthcare Technology

Amy Rees Anderson's Additional Information

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Interests:

charity work.

Groups and Associations:

University of Utah Eccles School of Business National Advisory Board, UVU Business Board, BYU Founders Board, Governor's Office of Economic Development Board (GOED) for the State of Utah, Chairman - Utah State Motion Picture Advisory Committee, Sundance Institute Advisory Board, Previously served on: Brigham Young University eBusiness School Advisory Board, Young Entrepreneurs Organization - Utah Chapter, President for the HIMSS-Utah Chapter, Chairperson for the TIPAA National Biodefense Committee, Utah/Silicon Valley Alliance Venture Capital and Education Committees, Westminster College Master Track Mentor Program.

Honors and Awards:

BYU Entrepreneur of the Year, 2012
CEO of the Year, Utah Business Magazine 2012
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2007
Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Top 40 under 40 Award
v100
Top Woman on the Move Award
Free Enterprise Award
UITA Million Dollar Award

Featured in such publications as the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Fast Company, Business Week, and many other national publications

Amy Rees Anderson's Skills & Expertise

  1. Entrepreneurship
  2. Mergers
  3. Public Speaking
  4. BPO
  5. EMR
  6. Legal Assistance
  7. Venture Capital
  8. Business Development
  9. Strategic Planning
  10. Business Strategy
  11. Due Diligence
  12. Product Management
  13. Leadership
  14. Management Consulting
  15. Financial Modeling
  16. Strategic Partnerships
  17. Management
  18. Sales
  19. Start-ups
  20. New Business Development
  21. Mergers & Acquisitions
  22. Public Relations
  23. Strategy
  24. Business Planning
  25. Contract Negotiation
  26. Product Development
  27. Lead Generation
  28. Executive Management
  29. Consulting
  30. Training
  31. Investments
  32. Negotiation
  33. Marketing
  34. Angel Investing
  35. Online Marketing
  36. SaaS
  37. Expert Determination
  38. Market Research
  39. Positive Can-do Attitude
  40. Dynamic Positioning
  41. Private Equity
  42. Finance

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