HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 7, 2010 – High Point University has hired Lou Anne Flanders-Stec as associate professor of business administration and director of entrepreneurship and innovation.
In her new role, Flanders-Stec is responsible for teaching various courses on entrepreneurship, as well as developing programs to encourage entrepreneurship and help student entrepreneurs build and grow their businesses.
“I am excited to be a part of High Point University,” Flanders-Stec says. “I especially look forward to working with students on their business plans and helping them realize reach their goals of business ownership.”
Flanders-Stec holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Ouachita Baptist University in Arkansas and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in finance from the University of North Texas. Flanders-Stec has more than 20 years of experience in the financial management and early-stage venture capital arenas, working with many early-stage companies.
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with over 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students from 51 countries and 46 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report at No. 3 among Regional Colleges in the South. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 7 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” The university offers 50 undergraduate majors, 42 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at highpoint.edu.
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