Friendemic hired STEVEN PEARSON as its CEO. Pearson joined Friendemic in June, having previously worked at Google, Vector Capital and McKinsey & Company.
The David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah hired DAVE HARRIS as...October 8, 2013
Salt Lake Area
Paralyzed Patients Get a Chance to Walk
By Devin Felix
Salt Lake City – Two years ago, Heather Leighton was in college as a dance major. On Aug. 14, 2011 she went cliff-diving with friends at Echo reservoir. She...October 8, 2013
Salt Lake City —Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker propsed a new type of transit pass that may soon be available to Salt Lake City residents which is intended to minimize the number of car trips that contribute to poor air conditions.
...October 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — The experience is a common one, no matter the workplace environment.
A meeting is called, and it’s immediately hijacked by the most extroverted or most confident member of the group. Before anyone in the room ha...October 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — The State of Utah’s website, Utah.Gov, was recognized today by the Center for Digital Government with the Best of the Web award for the sixth straight year. Utah.gov has ranked in the top th...October 7, 2013
Logan — Utah State University alumnus Jeffrey Clark and his wife, Bonnie Clark, have provided a $6 million leadership gift to help establish the Jeffrey D. Clark Center for Entrepreneurship in the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at USU...October 4, 2013
Utah’s Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program has received $2.5 million in emergency funding from the United States Department of Agriculture that will allow the program to re-open its clinics and begin issuing food vouchers to both n...October 4, 2013
Salt Lake City — The University of Utah College of Humanities has announced that the Environmental Humanities Education Center in Lakeview, Mont. will be gifted to the University of Utah and renamed the Taft Nicholson Environmental Humani...October 4, 2013
Salt Lake City — University of Utah computer scientist CHRIS JOHNSON was awarded the 2013 Sidney Fernbach Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society.
Salt Lake City — GE Capital appointed C...October 4, 2013
Many jittery home buyers and sellers fear the shutdown of the federal government may delay their closings. The Salt Lake Board of Realtors said the shutdown should not have a major impact on the mortgage loan process—other than to spook p...October 4, 2013
In recent years, it has become more and more common for Utah-based businesses to operate completely out of the state or expand their organizations to foreign countries. Because of this, many business owners have questions about international hu...October 3, 2013
Ogden — Weber State University and the John B. Goddard School of Business and Economics have launched the Hall Global Entrepreneurship program.
The program is a new minor available to students from any major who seek an entrepreneurial ...October 3, 2013
Salt Lake City — ZAGG Inc has formed an agreement to distribute ZAGG products through Dick Smith retail outlets in the Australian market.
Dick Smith will offer a range of ZAGG products, including Bluetooth keyboards for mobile devices...October 3, 2013
Richfield — Phillips Edison & Company has sold Richfield Plaza, a retail center in Richfield.
Located at 1080 South and U.S. Highway 89 in Richfield, the 112,954-square-foot shopping center is 98 percent occupied with nine tenants...October 3, 2013
Provo — Ancestry.com LLC has acquired Find A Grave, Inc., an online cemetery database. Find A Grave has more than 100 million memorials and 75 million photos.
For 18 years it has been a resource for genealogists, history buffs and cem...October 2, 2013