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
Salt Lake City — Utah Construction & Design Magazine (UC&D) has announced its 2013 Most Outstanding Projects, a program that honors 25 projects in Utah that were completed from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2013, including the Salt Lake City...November 5, 2013
Logan — The Young Automotive Group has purchased Ensign Honda Toyota in Logan. The dealership will now be known as Young Toyota Honda.Mike Capron will be Young Toyota Honda’s new general manager. Capron has been with the Young Autom...November 5, 2013
Farmington — Pluralsight has leased an entire second floor at the new Station Park project in Farmington. With nearly 30,000 square feet, Pluralsight plans to move into the space during the first quarter of 2014.
“This is the fi...November 5, 2013
Salt Lake City — CAO Group, Inc. has launched its new 9W Pilot Diode Laser, a surgical and pain therapy system for veterinarians.
The laser has nine watts of constant power and interchangeable surgical and pain therapy hand pieces. Th...November 5, 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
A Look at the Utah Transit Authority
The Utah Transit Authority has been a staple along the Wasatch Front since March of 1970, providing public transportation in the form of buses, vans, commuter rail and light rail. But in recent years, UTA has been surrounded by controversy as W...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
If there’s one thing Hip & Humble owner Sheridan Mordue loves, it’s color. Customers can see it in everything she does, from her stores’ wall paint to her urban-style displays to her diverse product offerings. Mordue and h...November 5, 2013
As the newly appointed dean of Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management, Lee Perry has many objectives he wants to achieve. But the one that compels him the most is to serve others—including the school’s studen...November 5, 2013
SALT LAKE AREA
Salt Lake City – Digital recruiting provider HIREVUE launched its Talent Interaction Platform, a cloud-based service that helps employers source top talent, evaluate candidates’ skills and enhance new employe...November 5, 2013
The Plight of the Small Community Bank
Bank of American Fork CEO Richard Beard and Lewiston State Bank CEO Anthony Hall were sitting in a conference room along with other bank CEOs, trying to get their heads around how to calculate capital requirements under Basel III—a compli...November 5, 2013