West Jordan — Trebor International appointed BRIAN BOWERS as the director of engineering. Brian has more than 15 years of semiconductor experience at Fairchild Semiconductor managing operations, quality, and new product development.
S...November 11, 2013
An uncertain national economy and a state economy that seems to be on the uptick were major talking points for industry professionals during Utah Business’ banking and finance roundtable Thursday.
Many agreed that the nation...November 8, 2013
The St. Joe Company has entered into a sales agreement with AgReserves, Inc., an affiliate of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, to sell approximately 382,834 acres of its non-strategic timberland and rural land in North...November 8, 2013
Salt Lake City – At a time when the incidence and prevalence of cancers in all age groups—including children—is increasing, and funding for cancer research is on the decline, officials at Huntsman Cancer Institute at...November 8, 2013
Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox and Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams touted Salt Lake City-based Burton Lumber as their golden child when it comes to sustainability after the company finished the installation of the largest Utah-based, privately-owned, ...November 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — The David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah has been ranked among the top 25 schools for entrepreneurship for the third-straight year in the annual survey by the Princeton Review. The graduate program at...November 7, 2013
Vernal — Codale Electric Supply, an electrical distributor based in Salt Lake City, has opened a new branch location in a new 25,000-square foot facility located at 535 S.1070 East in Naples, Utah, just outside of Vernal.
The facility...November 7, 2013
Provo — i.TV, based in Provo, has acquired GetGlue, maker of a second screen and TV check-in platform. The companies did not disclose the terms of the deal.
“GetGlue has built an impressive product with a highly engaged aud...November 7, 2013
Provo — Concussions in college and professional football are under the microscope more than ever these days, but they don’t seem to be slowing down in frequency.
Nearly every game produces an incident where a player suffers &ldq...November 6, 2013
Provo — Peak Capital Partners, a Utah-based residential multifamily investment company, has acquired Hickory Trace, a 276-unit apartment community in Nashville, Tenn.
The community was purchased from a private owner. Financial terms o...November 6, 2013
Salt Lake City — The David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah has begun offering an interdisciplinary certificate in entrepreneurship for undergraduate students that is available to every undergraduate in the university, ...November 6, 2013
Salt Lake City — Extra Space Storage Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a portfolio of 17 self-storage properties in Virginia for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $200 million in cash. ...November 6, 2013
From constructing buildings that are as energy efficient as they are beautiful to creating innovative processes that reduce waste tenfold, many Utah businesses are working daily to protect and improve the environment. These organizations unders...November 5, 2013
The e-Cigarette Business is Booming Despite Safety Concerns
The story of how Lacey Hall became a smoker is a common one. She was a rebellious kid, and whatever her parents and teachers told her not to do was instantly alluring. She picked up cigarettes when she was 12 years old, and before long she was ...November 5, 2013
As 2013 wanes, it’s fun (for me) to recap some of the people and stories that made headlines in our great and sometimes dysfunctional state. With fire-throwing beauty queens, the DABC’s ongoing antics and residents still mourning Mi...November 5, 2013