Angelo State University’s Small Business Development Center (ASU-SBDC) is pleased to announce local CEO and Operations Manager of Snider Technology, Jason Snider as the recipient of the San Antonio District U.S. Small Business Administration’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for 2016.

Courtesy ASU

The U.S. Small Business Administration recognizes small business on a national and local level each year to signify the contribution and outstanding efforts of small business owners. The Young Entrepreneur award is presented to an individual, under 30, who exemplifies the true spirit of an entrepreneur. The nominees are evaluated based on the success of the business measured in sales, the increase in employment opportunity produced by the business, development and implementation of creative and innovative business methods, and the demonstration of potential long-term success of the business.

Jason Snider launched Snider Technology Services LLC, in San Angelo, TX in 2006 during his sophomore year at Angelo State University. His mission is to help small and medium-sized businesses leverage technology to achieve a competitive edge.

Director of the ASU-SBDC, Dave Erickson will be joining their esteemed recipient at the award ceremony to be held in San Antonio, TX on May 6th. The awards presentation event coincides with the National Small Business week which recognizes the important role of America’s small businesses.