The Zions Bank Consumer Attitude Index (CAI) decreased 3.1 points to 76.7 in July. The U.S. Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) increased 3.2 points to 65.9, resulting in a 10.8 point difference between the two indices. The decrease in the CAI from...August 1, 2012
Stevens-Henager College, a leading provider of on-campus and online higher education, has expanded its services at its St. George campus and is now offering day classes in addition to its existing evening and online services.
“Our ne...August 1, 2012
Rain, a Utah-based software and interactive development firm, was awarded the 2012 Advertising Age Small Agency of the Year award for the Southwest Region. Advertising Age receives hundreds of entries for the award which recognizes the power an...August 1, 2012
PropertyPond.com, a website to help renters find apartments and homes, is donating a rubber ducky to Make-a-Wish Utah’s Rubber Ducky Derby for each property listed on the site between August 1 and August 15.
“We are so excited ...August 1, 2012
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Salt Lake City - BLACK DIAMOND, INC. entered into a definitive agreement to acquire POC Sweden AB (POC), a Stockholm-based designer and manufacturer of protective gear for action sports athletes. POC produces and distributes to...August 1, 2012
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SALVADOR PETILOS was named the executive director of the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (DABC). Petilos began his career in Utah government as an internal auditor with the Office of the Legislative Auditor General. He...August 1, 2012
Jennifer B. Danielson doesn’t care what job title she has, only that she gets to improve access to healthcare and make it affordable for the community she loves. In the last 15 years, she has worked toward this goal with a talent for list...August 1, 2012
Over an 18 year period, Wayne Searle has worked in almost every department at SME Steel Contractors. From draftsman to COO and everything in between, Searle has been part of significant growth for the West Jordan-based company. Now as recently ...August 1, 2012
How New Generic Top-Level Domains Will Change the Internet
Four years from now, there may be more than 500 new generic top-level domains. The internet is about to become so much more organized, or so much more chaotic, depending on who you ask.
Whether you know it or not, you use top-level domains ...August 1, 2012
Issues to Consider when Management and Ownership Change
After spending years building a successful business, the idea of transitioning to new management and ownership can be difficult to accept. However, it must be done eventually and the prepared business owner is likely to experience a far more su...August 1, 2012
Economy Traveling in a Fog of Uncertainty
"Take some of this burden from us.” That was the request of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke during his summer testimony to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs. In an uncharacteristically revealing way he ...August 1, 2012
How AlphaGraphics Staved Off Extinction to Thrive in a New Industry
Just a few years ago, AlphaGraphics was staring down the double barrels of a brutal economy and an industry in flux. The “quick print” industry that AlphaGraphics had dominated for 40 years was fully exposed to the recession’s...August 1, 2012
Local Company Using Genetics to Provide Better Care
Lineagen is on a mission to help people through genetics.
The Salt Lake City-based company is taking advantage of Utah’s vast medical and genetic resources to address complex genetic disorders, such as autism and developmental disorde...August 1, 2012
Launching a new business without a clear sense of revenues and costs is a recipe for failure. This sample budget worksheet, along with some advice from seasoned mentors, can help provide a clearer picture of your projected bottom line.
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Video Content is Dominating Online Marketing Efforts
The YouTube age has completely revolutionized the way companies reach customers. Americans watched 10 billion video ads in May 2012—an all-time high, according to ComScore, Inc., a provider of digital measurement. And nearly 200 million i...August 1, 2012