Three winners of the She Can Pitch competition have been announced. Each winning company will receive a cash award, investor pitches and mentoring by business professionals. The winners are: Rank & Style, first place; Traklight, second plac...May 8, 2013
Salt Lake City — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has named Utah a “boom state” in this year’s Enterprising States report. Utah was the only state in the nation that ranked as a top 10 state in all six areas they assess...May 7, 2013
Salt Lake City —International real estate investment and services firm Kennedy Wilson has acquired Foothill Place, a 450-unit apartment community in Salt Lake City. The acquisition brings the company’s total investment in the area t...May 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — University of Utah metallurgists have used an old microwave oven to produce a nanocrystal semiconductor rapidly using cheap, abundant and less toxic metals than other semiconductors. They hope it will be used for more eff...May 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — As Mother’s Day approaches, the Utah Department of Health (UDOH) and University of Utah collaborative program, Pregnancy Risk Line, introduce MotherToBaby UT, a name added to Pregnancy Risk Line, the statewide couns...May 7, 2013
Salt Lake City–Integrated Financial Group, LLC, a Salt Lake City-based provider of financial planning services, has announced a new affiliation with Royal Alliance Associates, Inc., a broker/dealer-based in New York City.
Royal Allian...May 6, 2013
Salt Lake City — Aclaime Dynamics has announced new development plans for part of the Aclaime at Independence property in Bluffdale, Utah.
Aclaime Dynamics is currently working with the city of Bluffdale on a major plan change on appr...May 6, 2013
Sandy—Castle Dale Elementary School fourth grade students will assist in creating an exhibit about ocean water pressure at The Living Planet Aquarium, located at 725 E. 10600 S. in Sandy, Utah. The exhibit will be an educational feature i...May 6, 2013
America First Credit Union appointed DAVE STACEY senior manager of treasury services. He has worked for America First since 1983. RABECCA JOHNSON has been selected as America First’s new manager of payment services. She has been with the ...May 6, 2013
Utah is home to many talented, dedicated and inspirational businesspeople—individuals who have worked to make Utah one of the nation’s best states for business. In this special recognition feature, we pay tribute to 30 women who wor...May 6, 2013
Bringing Succession Plans to Life
Tom Carlin knew one day he would take on a new role as CEO at Inovar. Wedding bells caused that day to arrive much sooner than he originally expected.
Blake Kirby, a majority owner along with Carlin, decided to step aside as CEO after 13 ye...May 6, 2013
SALT LAKE AREA
TRAX Line to Airport Opens
By Devin Felix
Salt Lake City – Call back your brother and tell him you don’t need a ride to the airport after all. The 6-mile TRAX Green Line extension to Salt Lake Internationa...May 6, 2013
Garner Media Exposure that Money Can’t Buy
Everyone knows that you can’t believe everything a company says about itself. That’s why communication-savvy organizations pitch stories to news outlets. They may not have the same control over the message that they would with an ad...May 6, 2013
Is Owning a Franchise Right for You?
Buying into a franchise can offer a more reliable path to becoming a business owner than starting a business from scratch—it provides an opportunity to join an organization with industry experience and a track record of success.
Joini...May 6, 2013
It’s Time to Modernize Utah’s Caucus-Convention System
This month, Utah Republicans and Democrats will gather in their state organizing conventions to nominate officers and conduct party business. Among other items, the parties will consider resolutions to improve the caucus-convention system. I co...May 6, 2013