Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Ariana Burton

CIE SBDC Project Coordinator

From the time Ariana Burton could first use a computer, she began helping in her parents’ office. As a student at Cal Poly, she working for a family run business here on the Central Coast. After graduating she jumped head first into managing the famous San Luis Obispo Thursday Night Farmers’ Market. Working with a variety of small businesses, Ariana has experienced the ins and outs of innovation among many different industries. With an academic background in anthropology and sustainability, Ariana is able to bring unique ideas and a fresh perspective to the world of business.