Terry Zarsky has been the Business Services Librarian for the Pikes Peak Library District since 1987. She assists the people in the community who are seeking to start a business or grow the business they are currently employed with or own. She provides business information regarding formation, industry outlook, marketing, demographics, financials, advertising and other topics pertinent to running a business. Terry works closely with many business organizations in Colorado Springs, including the Southern Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, the Southern Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce Foundation, SCORE, the Small Business Development Center, the Greater Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce and the Black Chamber of Commerce, among others.
She does speaking engagements for many groups in the business community and is also a panelist for TAP (the USAFA Transition Assistance Program). She presents specialized research programs for the Small Business Development Center, Mi Casa and local colleges. She also meets one on one with people who need personalized assistance in market research using free library resources.