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Sponsored by the Peterson Leadership in Technology Speaker Series.Stand Out From the Crowd – How to get your name remembered When it comes to receiving your first job offer, selling yourself is half the battle. In this presentation, Craig Peterson explains how to make your name stand out in a crowd and secure that elusive job.Peterson has a wealth of hiring experience and understands what makes a successful job applicant. In 1998, Peterson started his own consulting firm specializing in inter-governmental relations related to infrastructure development. Prior to establishing his own company, he served in a variety of leadership roles including Senior Manager at Parsons, Brinckerhoff, Quade and Douglas and Corporate Vice-President of Versar, Inc. Peterson also served in the Utah State Legislature for 12 years, two years in the Utah House of Representatives, and ten years in the Utah Senate including four years as the majority leader and two years as Senate Majority Whip.Peterson graduated from WSU in 1972 with a degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology. His father, Lorenzo Peterson, served as the chairman of the WSU Technical Education Division.