A few months ago, Dan Blake said he was fighting to secure a $250,000 loan for his small business. Now EcoScraps is one of 12 national winners of a $250,000 grant from the Mission: Small Business program through Chase Bank and LivingSocial.
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The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Utah State University a $3 million grant to develop technology that could dramatically improve the battery performance of electric vehicles.
The $3,070,051 award is part of $43 million in funding fr...August 22, 2012
GOAL ZERO, an innovator of portable solar power systems, was named to Outside Magazine’s fifth annual “Best Places to Work” list.
GOAL ZERO was selected for enabling employees to pursue an active work-life balance, while f...August 22, 2012
Ancestry.com Inc. (Nasdaq:ACOM) announced the completion of its acquisition of Archives.com, a leading family history website, for approximately $100 million in cash and assumed liabilities.
“Archives.com is a great addition to the An...August 22, 2012
Commerce Real Estate Solutions, an independently owned and operated member of the Cushman & Wakefield Alliance (www.comre.com), released its annual Apartment Market Report for 2012. This report, based on an objective study, demonstrates tha...August 22, 2012
Utah Family Institute (UFI) opened an office in St George, Utah. UFI is an outpatient mental health team, led by Darin R. Featherstone, Ph.D, and has been serving families since 1997.
UFI continues to serve from the office in Orem, Ut...August 22, 2012
Inc. magazine has ranked Salt Lake City-based Spillman Technologies as one of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the nation, marking the sixth consecutive year that the company has been included in the exclusive list.
“We ...August 21, 2012
Goldenwest Federal Credit Union recently held a ribbon cutting for its newest branch. Located inside Dick’s Market at 84 West Parrish Lane in Centerville, it is the 20th branch location for the 76-year-old credit union.
“At Gol...August 21, 2012
US Speedskating (USS) launched a new website with 18 months to go before the next Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia in February, 2014.
The design of the new website reflects USS’ brand, which was created by Struck and launched bac...August 21, 2012
Two new upscale restaurants opened at Station Park in Farmington, expanding dining and night life options for Northern Utah residents. The opening of Park Stone Wood Kitchen and Sushi Monster at the popular open-air shopping and entrainment cen...August 21, 2012
Business is getting better this year, and while women still have some challenges to face in business that men don’t, the playing field is leveling, said a group of female business owners at Utah Business magazine’s roundtable.
W...August 20, 2012
An estimated 8,500 attendees filled the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Center August 15-18 during USANA’s 20th International Convention, generating nearly $7.5 million in total visitor spending to Salt Lake and the state of Utah...August 20, 2012
New York-based Kiehl’s Since 1851, purveyor of fine quality skin and hair care preparations, celebrated the opening of its first 604-square-foot Utah store, located in Fashion Place mall, with a five-day event that began August 15.
Th...August 20, 2012
Domain Surgical, a medical device company developing advanced thermal surgical technology for soft tissue cutting and coagulation, announced that its FMwand Ferromagnetic Surgical System was used for the first time in cardiac surgery.
Frank...August 20, 2012
With a new $120 million, 250,000-square-foot facility in Salt Lake City, ITT Exelis has cemented its future in the state, said Mike Blair, vice president and general manager of composite structures for the company.
“Our vision is to b...August 17, 2012