Steinfest, President/CEO of AFF Research, LLC,
was born in Sliven, Bulgaria. She earned a Bachelorís and Masterís
degree from the University of National and World Economy in Sofia,
Since 1998, when she made the United States her permanent home, Anna has worked in the banking industry, most recently in business development. She conducts business-related workshops in the Greater Green Bay area, works with small businesses, and has worked with the Entrepreneur Network for minority entrepreneurs, a network that she organized. She also serves in various capacities with local organizations.
In 2005, Anna acquired AFF Research, LLC. AFFR assists their clients in designing and implementing comprehensive programs to decrease their costs, increase their bottom line, and assure that they meet legislative and regulatory mandates. They do this by identifying potential vendors, confirming the vendorsí diversity qualifications, and helping their clients incorporate the vendor into the clientsí supply chain.
Anna has given a number of presentations to the community, and in 2009, the Green Bay Chamber of Commerce chose her as a one of the 40 Under 40 You Should Know: The Difference Makers.
Recently she was financial educator for Israeli and Jordanian women in the Young Entrepreneurís Program, a project of UWGB, in cooperation with various Israeli and Jordanian business and entrepreneurial organizations, and funded by the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Professional Exchanges Division