Claudia Viek

Claudia Viek

Ms. Viek launched her consulting practice after recently leaving her 10 year tenure as CEO of CAMEO, the California Association for Micro Enterprise Opportunity. She has been a pioneer in micro business and business incubation in California and is recognized as a thought leader in economic development, with focus on women’s entrepreneurship and building local economies. She has been published in outlets such as Huffington Post, American Banker and The Washington Post. She is the founder and former Executive Director of the Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center in San Francisco, a board member of the Association for Enterprise Opportunity, and serves on the MUFG Union Bank Community Advisory Board. Her numerous professional awards include the Small Business Administration’s “Women in Business Champion of the Year.”