Nearly a dozen entrepreneurs who work in the technology sector joined together Tuesday at a Utah Business roundtable to discuss challenges facing their industry. Many participants agreed that it’s no secret Utah has a shortage of computer...September 11, 2013
Salt Lake City — A new study from the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business and Stanford University suggests that in times of recession, worker output increases and employers and firms are able to do more with less. A...September 11, 2013
Salt Lake City — Seven energy projects in Utah will receive $140,500 in funding by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Energy for America Program (REAP), designed to help agricultural producers and rural small business...September 11, 2013
Salt Lake City – As summer winds to a close, motorists are finding relief at the gas pumps. Every state with the exception of Alaska, reports a decrease in prices from the same date last year.
“Plentiful supplies, weaker demand,...September 11, 2013
Salt Lake City — University of Utah electrical engineers have developed a network of wireless sensors that can detect a person falling. This monitoring technology could be linked to a service that would call emergency help for the elderly...September 10, 2013
Salt Lake City – Government officials and local business leaders from Utah, left today for a business trade mission to China visiting the cities of Chengdu and Xi’an.
The main focus of the mission will be centered on helping the U...September 10, 2013
Salt Lake City—The University of Utah’s James L. Sorenson Molecular Biotechnology Building has been awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Architects for...September 10, 2013
Salt Lake City — Prince, Perelson & Associates has received the 2013 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Workplace Effectiveness and Flexibility for its use of flexibility and other aspects of workplace effectiveness as a workplac...September 10, 2013
Heather Zynczak has had a love for all things data and numbers since she can remember. Growing up, she spent evenings discussing business ventures with her father, a serial entrepreneur, and the rest of her family around the dinner table. That ...September 10, 2013
The 2013 Fast 50 companies are surging ahead with innovation, passion and determination. These companies come from a wide range of industries and represent regions extending from Southern Utah to Cache Valley. Some companies have been in busine...September 10, 2013
Utah Valley residents will soon see walls rising at the former Geneva Steel Mill property. Eight years after purchasing the property, Anderson Development has unveiled some of the shovel-ready development plans that will soon be underway.
A...September 9, 2013
Salt Lake City — Myriad Genetics, Inc. has launched myRisk Hereditary Cancer, a new multi-gene diagnostic test intended to provide increased sensitivity by analyzing 25 genes associated with eight major cancers including: breast, colorect...September 9, 2013
Provo — MoneyDesktop has been selected by Sheridan, Wyo.-based First Federal Savings Bank to provide the bank’s customers with online and mobile PFM tools.
First Federal previously implemented PFM through a large provider, but w...September 9, 2013
Provo — Vivint Solar has named GREG BUTTERFIELD as CEO. Butterfield was chairman and CEO of Altiris.
St. George — DEAN R. BURDIck of HintonBurdick CPAs & Advisors, was named 2013 Outstanding CPA in Public...September 9, 2013
Business Schools and Companies Work to Stem the Tide of Unethical Behavior
“Business ethics” is not a contradictory phrase. But to many people, the vision of successful businessmen brings to mind the robber barons of the late 19th century, sitting on piles of money. Known for their disreputable treat...September 9, 2013