Angela O’Byrne, president and owner of Perez APC in New Orleans, has been named Small Business Person of the Year in Louisiana by the U.S. Small Business Adminsitration.

Winners from the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands have been invited to attend ceremonies in Washington, D.C, on May 1-2 as part of National Small Business Week and potentially be named National Small Business Person of the Year.

Perez APC is an architecture, design-build, construction, planning, landscape architecture, interior design and real estate development firm.