Tom Hori, president of Redcon Resource Data Consultants, Bountiful, has been named minority contractor of the year in Utah by the Small Business Administration. He participated in Minority Enterprise Development Week in Washington, D.C.

"Tom is an outstanding example of excellence in entrepreneurship," said Stan Nakano, SBA director for Utah. "We are very proud to have someone like Mr. Hori representing growth and progress in our minority business community," Nakano said.Redcon specializes in providing consulting services in geology, geographic surveying and architectural design.

Hori also is president and director of the Intermountain Minority Contractors and Business Association.