The Gold Market May Have Reached its Peak
Gold has been on a tear over the past few years, with investors piling into the metal as it posted a total return of more than 150 percent from the end of 2008 through 2011. But recently its trajectory has shifted and the metal is now down roug...August 9, 2013
Utah’s business community has experienced a dearth of IPOs in recent years. No companies made the private-to-public move during 2012, and only two companies went public in 2011 (Fusion-io and Skullcandy). In this issue of Utah Business, w...August 9, 2013
These Businesses are Making Waves
Each year, we scour the state looking for promising companies with unique and game-changing products. Here’s a look at some under-the-radar businesses that we think you should keep an eye on. They might just be the next big thing.
Vex...August 9, 2013
Around 20 human resources professionals gathered Wednesday morning to discuss the issues, trends and challenges facing their industry at a Utah Business roundtable. One trend, the use of social media for recruiting and maintaining employees, wa...August 8, 2013
Salt Lake City — Gardiner-Smith Laboratories, a privately owned Utah company, has acquired Animal Reference Pathology, a division of ARUP Laboratories at the University of Utah.
Chief executive & medical officer David W. Gardiner ...August 8, 2013
Salt Lake City — Salt Lake Comic Con (SLCC) has announced that Weta, the New Zealand special effects and prop company best known for its work on the “Lord of the Rings” movies, be attending and exhibiting at the convention, wh...August 8, 2013
West Jordan – BC Technical has acquired C&G Technologies. The addition of C&G Technologies follows six previous medical imaging acquisitions and positions BC Technical as the only non-OEM in the country that provides nationwide CT...August 8, 2013
Provo – When Garrett Gee was just a 23-year-old freshman at Brigham Young University in 2011, he and two of his classmates created an app and started a company that now has more than 50 million users worldwide.
The company and app, bo...August 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — Intermountain Healthcare’s Supply Chain Organization was named the winner of the 2013 Award for Healthcare Supply Chain Innovation. The award comes from the Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Manage...August 7, 2013
Saratoga Springs — Richmond American Homes of Utah has opened Fox Hollow, a new community in Saratoga Springs. Fox Hollow is now selling in its pre-grand opening phase. An official grand opening is scheduled for the fall of 2013 when two ...August 7, 2013
Salt Lake City – Westminster College has been included in the 2014 “Best 378 Colleges” guide by The Princeton Review. The publication profiles colleges that offer the best undergraduate experience, and Westminster is ranked am...August 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — Two years ago, Jeremy Spencer and his brothers had a simple idea to solve a simple problem. As outdoorsmen, they carried a lot of equipment with backpacks, but they found they often wanted to haul more gear than could fit...August 6, 2013
Salt Lake City — Newmark Grubb Acres, a commercial real estate broker, has released its 2013 midyear report identifying significant happenings and current trends, and forecasting market activity for the remainder of the year. In 2013, key...August 6, 2013
Morgan — The Young Automotive Group has added a new dealership to their company with the purchase of Carrigan Motors in Morgan on Aug. 1. The new dealership will run under the name of Young Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.
“All of the C...August 6, 2013
Draper — Lone Peak Hospital has opened its doors in Draper. The newly hired medical staff at the state’s newest hospital began seeing patients July 31. The hospital is 116,854 square feet.
“Lone Peak Hospital is purposeful...August 6, 2013