Utah is home to a unique variety of Healthcare Heroes who go above and beyond to make life easier for their patients, create more efficient programs or just bring a smile to someone who needs it.
Each year, Utah Business honors a group of t...October 9, 2013
Salt Lake City — The Salt Lake area’s economy and outlook remain positive, according to a new report by CBRE. Indicators suggest that businesses in Salt Lake remain confident. Both new leasing and construction activity in the indust...October 8, 2013
Tremonton — West Liberty Foods, LLC announced today plans for a $13 million expansion at its Tremonton facility. This addition will add 3,750 square feet of welfare and mechanical space to the 34,000-square-foot addition that was complete...October 8, 2013
West Valley City — The Salt Lake City office of CBRE has announced that three leases totaling 160,985 square feet have been signed at Legacy at Lake Park. Scott Wilmarth and Nadia Letey of CBRE represented the landlord, Talcott, Corp., in...October 8, 2013
West Jordan — Mountain America Credit Union has opened a new Pocatello branch. Located at 1012 Yellowstone Avenue, the new branch is one of three branches in the Pocatello area and five Mountain America Credit Union branches in Idaho.
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Real Salt Lake Scores Big for Utah
Bringing a second major league sports team into Utah always seemed like an impossible dream—even after the Utah Jazz evolved into a successful NBA franchise. Conventional wisdom struck down the idea of another big-time team because, suppo...October 8, 2013
Local Businesses That Might Take You by Surprise
Utah’s business landscape is dominated by its thriving tech industry, a vibrant and growing financial sector, and the country’s largest concentration of multi-level marketing firms. But the state is not without its share of quirky, ...October 8, 2013
Champions of Healing and Hope
With rare exception, patients are not happy about engaging with the healthcare system. They are often frightened—of procedures, of potential outcomes, of the expense—and they are often confused, set loose in a place where they are u...October 8, 2013
Why are Women Scarce on Utah’s Boards?
Women make up roughly 50 percent of the population in Utah. They represent 44 percent of the state’s workforce. Yet few make it all the way up the ladder to executive positions—and even fewer still serve as board members.
In fac...October 8, 2013
Homebuyers and Investors are Competing for a Dwindling Housing Supply
Utah’s residential real estate industry has pulled back from the brink. Most indicators are positive, with the number of sales and median home values on the rise.
But there is still one fly in the ointment—low inventory levels.
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Real Salt Lake is Much More than Soccer for Utah’s Economy
I can still remember the flyers plastered in the hallways of my junior high school: “Bonnet ball begins next month. Sign up now.” The flyers started a conversation between a good friend and me—should we sign up for bonnet ball...October 8, 2013
New Performing Arts Center 50 Years in the Making
In 1962, led by the Utah Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), a group of community leaders formed the Downtown Planning Association, Inc., which laid out a blueprint for the city’s future. Using an optimistic, modernist ...October 8, 2013
How the Legislation Affects Business Owners
The limited liability company (LLC) has been used with increasing frequency over the past decade due to the ease of its creation and the flexibility in its administration and operation. However, before forming an LLC, business owners need to be...October 8, 2013
Jerry Seiner Turns His Keys Over to the Next Generation
In 2012, after more than 30 years at the helm of Jerry Seiner Dealerships, Jerry Seiner stepped down from his role as president and CEO of the company he’d built from the ground up. He then established himself as chairman of the company a...October 8, 2013
At 22 years old, Nan Seymour discovered entrepreneurship in a job that was only intended to get her through college. Soon after becoming manager of the Great Harvest Bread Co. store in Holladay, the owner offered her the store. Seymour was an E...October 8, 2013