ST. GEORGE – The BYU Management Society is holding a luncheon at the Courtyard Marriott featuring guest speaker Eric Pedersen.
- Speaker: Eric Pedersen, Ph.D.
- When: Thursday, Oct. 23, at noon
- Where: Courtyard by Marriott, located at 185 South 1470 East, St. George
- Cost: $15.00
- Notes: Please bring a business card to enter the drawings for door prizes
- RSVP: Drew Gubler at [email protected]
About Eric Pedersen
Eric Pedersen is the current Dean of the School of Science & Technology at Dixie State University. Eric has served as a faculty member in the Computer and Information Technology Department at Dixie State University since 1989 and teaches courses on web development and tech entrepreneurship at DSU. Pedersen has also held numerous leadership roles on campus as he was director of the institution’s business and development resource center from 1989-94, director of the center of excellence for computer graphics, and served as dean of continuing education at Dixie State from 1994-97. Eric received his Ph.D. in Management Information Systems at Utah State University and has conducted extensive work in tech entrepreneurship. He also holds degrees in Business, Economics and Spanish. In addition to his academic career, Eric is a successful entrepreneur. He directed a research team that developed and launched the first website in Utah. In addition, he co-founded InfoWest, the first regional internet service provider in southern Utah, along with several other tech companies and businesses.