Salt Lake City – Education technology company MasteryConnect announced it is acquiring Cambridge, Mass.-based Socrative, a student response system that increases classroom engagement, for $5 million in cash and stock. The deal will add So...June 23, 2014
Salt Lake City – Utah Foundation released a report this week analyzing Utah’s future infrastructure needs resulting from the state’s projected population changes through 2050.
The report examines three important processes ...June 20, 2014
Salt Lake City – Foreign-owned businesses are an important component of the U.S. economy, supporting millions of jobs across every economic sector throughout the country. A new Brookings report ranks foreign direct investment (FDI) in the...June 20, 2014
West Valley City – 201 Commerce Center, Building 6 has broken ground in West Valley City. The new industrial listing is being overseen by the Salt Lake office of CBRE.
A joint-venture development between Clarion Partners and DLM Devel...June 20, 2014
Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort announced MATT ANDERSON is the new chef at The Forklift. Anderson received his formal training at the Scottsdale Culinary Institute. He most recently worked as a chef at La Jolla Groves Restaurant in Salt Lake Cit...June 20, 2014
Orem – Utah Valley University, in partnership with the City of Boston, the City of Philadelphia, and 23 cities throughout the UVU service region, will launch a unique office aimed at reinventing local government in Utah and across the nat...June 19, 2014
Salt Lake City – The University of Utah is collaborating with five leading U.S. universities on an advanced cyberinfrastructure and computational research project supported by a $5.3 million National Science Foundation grant.
The Adva...June 19, 2014
Salt Lake City – Instructure recently announced new technology for its Canvas learning management system (LMS) that encourages participation and records more of the educational experience that occurs in the classroom, enabling teachers to...June 19, 2014
Midvale – The first solar panels placed on an Intermountain Healthcare facility are now in operation.
The approximately 168 panels were recently installed on Intermountain’s Supply Chain Center located in Midvale. This is just o...June 19, 2014
Salt Lake City – The Zions Bank Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased 0.7 percent from April to May on a non-seasonally adjusted basis. Over the last 12 months, prices have increased in Utah by 1.9 percent. The national Consu...June 18, 2014
Salt Lake City – Building 1 has broken ground at Meridian Commerce Center in Salt Lake City. The building is a 231,770-square-foot, Class-A industrial building being developed by IDI Gazeley, a prominent industrial developer. It is a spec...June 18, 2014
Magna – Walmart will open a new Walmart Neighborhood Market today after a brief ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7:30 a.m. The new store, approximately one-fifth the size of a Walmart Supercenter, is located at 3555 S. 8400 West. The new store ...June 18, 2014
Utah Business magazine is now accepting nominations for our annual Fast 50 recognition program, highlighting the 50 fastest-growing companies in Utah. Companies will be acclaimed for their entrepreneurial spirit, innovative business tactics and...June 18, 2014
Salt Lake City – SanDisk Corporation announced on Monday a definitive agreement to acquire Fusion-io in an all-cash transaction valued at about $1.1 billion, net of cash assumed.
Based in Salt Lake, Fusion-io is a developer of fl...June 17, 2014
Lehi – DigiCert, Inc., a global Certificate Authority and provider of trusted identity and authentication services, was named to the 2014 Online Trust Alliance (OTA) Honor Roll, marking three consecutive years the company has earned this ...June 17, 2014