About Anna-Vija

Anna-Vija is an award-winning entrepreneur, speaker and sought-after expert on topics related to small business growth and professional development for young, ambitious talent.

Her expertise is backed by years of experience helping small business owners achieve unprecedented growth through the development of marketing strategies, business development campaigns, and implementation of processes and systems that maximize efficiency.

After years of working in a traditional corporate environment, Anna-Vija launched her first business, Piccolo Marketing, in 2014 to achieve greater freedom and fulfillment while doing what she loves.

Piccolo provides custom social media, SEO, email marketing, and website management for small businesses around the country. Since its inception, the company has grown nearly 60% each year.

Anna-Vija has been recognized as a finalist for the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce’s Nashville Emerging Leader Award (NELA) for her achievements. She serves on the board of Mental Health America and volunteers with Vanderbilt University’s Women in Business program, which connects undergraduate students with accomplished businesswomen in the community to empower them in their professional aspirations. She is also the youngest mentor in SCORE’s Nashville chapter and regularly provides digital marketing guidance to other business owners.

Most importantly, Anna-Vija’s success has allowed her to empower others to start businesses and get clarity on their values and passions so that they can live in pursuit of them.