Small Business Trends proudly announces that Mike Guta was promoted to Assistant Editor.
Guta is being promoted as part of Small Business Trends investment in its future and expansion. Guta started writing articles for this website in June 2015. He has been involved in SEO and images since then. Guta also manages the Ethiopian team and is part of the ongoing process.
” Mike deserves this recognition and promotion more than anyone,” said Joshua Sophy, Small Business Trends Editor. He’s one of the most hardworking people I’ve ever seen, both in person and online. He’s also an indispensable member of our amazing editorial team Prior to his work at Small Business Trends, Guta received a degree from Communication Technologies before he helped to build infrastructure in Ethiopia for different NGOs. He later worked as an editor and writer for “The Sub-Saharan Informer”, a local English-language newspaper. Guta also contributed content to several tech companies, as well as websites such as TMCNET that covered communications and technology.
Guta will now be in an indirect role as the site editor, while also continuing to manage Small Business Trends international office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Guta said he is looking forward to being part the editorial team and to the creation of new content for Small Business Trends readers.
Guta says he plans to “continue improving and learning new skillsets to further expand SBT’s reach to the millions of small business owners around the world.” He also looks forward to “introducing new solutions, technologies and financial opportunities small business owners can take advantage of in a rapidly evolving ecosystem.”
New Roles for Two Additional Members of the Ethiopian Team
In addition to Guta’s promotion, two additional members of the Ethiopian team have accepted new roles and titles.
Samson Haileyesus was promoted to Senior Staff Writer. Elias G/Michael was promoted to the title of Editorial Technician, and SEO Specialist.
Both Samson, Elias, and others are important members of the Small Business Trends editorial staff. With their promotions, they will be more actively involved in the editorial process. Small Business Trends will continue its growth with their success.
“I’m always impressed to see our team in Ethiopia in action,” Sophy says. Samson and Elias, just like Mike, are deserving of promotions. Samson is the definition of a