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Darin Anderson (B.S. 1989, MBA 1991) is up for a prestigious award recognizing excellence in entrepreneurship.

(March 20, 2013)

UCR business alumnus Darin Anderson has been nominated for the 12th annual Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards.

The awards, presented by the Orange County Business Journal, recognize business leaders who best exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit. Winners will be announced at a luncheon and awards program today, March 20, at the Hyatt Regency Irvine.

Currently the chairman and CEO of Salas O'Brien LLC, Anderson serves as chairman of the Dean's Advisory Council at the UCR business school, and on the executive board of the UCR Alumni Association. He received his bachelor's degree in business administration from UCR in 1989, and his MBA in 1991.

Yunzeng Wang, dean of the business school, said of the honor:  "No one has been a truer exemplar of the entrepreneurial spirit than our very own alumnus, Darin Anderson. A successful entrepreneur whom our students strive to emulate, Darin has been and continues to be a source of pride for the UCR School of Business Administration. Our heartiest congratulations to him for this well-deserved nomination."

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