Over the weekend, the streets of Salt Lake City swarmed with super heroes, aliens, geishas and zombies—lots and lots of zombies. It was all part of a guerilla—er, zombie—marketing strategy to get locals excited about...August 12, 2013
Earning Customer Trust Since 1978
Each month, we ask our Facebook fans to nominate their favorite Utah-owned businesses and select one to feature here. This month we asked fans to tell us their favorite auto repair shop. Want us to write about a business you love? Follow us at ...August 11, 2013
Clearfield — ATK Aerospace Structures has announced an additional expansion of its Clearfield-based offices.
Three years ago, ATK announced an expansion of 802 new high-paying jobs over a 20-year agreement with the state. Today the Gove...August 9, 2013
Salt Lake City – Researchers at the Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR) at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business analyzed data associated with the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, or HMDA, and found wide ...August 9, 2013
Logan — The Office of Naval Research recently awarded Utah State University professor Randy Lewis a two-year grant to study adhesive spider silk for naval applications.
The molecular biologist is also the recipient of two recent Natio...August 9, 2013
Bountiful – Goldenwest Credit Union marked the opening of a new branch with a ribbon cutting ceremony earlier this week. The branch is located at 2085 Orchard Drive in Bountiful, and serves as the 77 year-old credit union’s 21st off...August 9, 2013
Will the Kennecott Landslide Bury the Local Economy?
On April 10, an enormous landslide dumped 165 million tons of dirt into the bottom of the Bingham Canyon Mine. That amount of dirt could fill 19,000 miles of railcars and stretch three-quarters of the way around the world.
The slide was eve...August 9, 2013
Managing a Multi-generational Workplace
Today’s workplace is a multigenerational mix. As many as four different generational groups can be found working side by side. Additionally, significant economic structural changes are taking place as our economy evolves from being indust...August 9, 2013
Station Park Brings Transit-oriented Development to Davis County
The concept of transit-oriented development—mixed use of residential and commercial areas designed to maximize access to public transportation—is hardly new. It’s been utilized in Europe and Asia for decades, and following Wor...August 9, 2013
In today’s business world of deadlines, long hours and demanding responsibilities, it might be easy to lose sight of what could very well be the most important ingredient in any industry: teamwork. But David Hoopes knows the value of trea...August 9, 2013
Candice Davis became a business owner almost by accident. She and her husband were in search of a motorcycle in her favorite brand, BigDog. When they visited the local BigDog store, Davis proposed an entirely new purchase—buying the store...August 9, 2013
Salt Lake Area
Salt Lake City – The SALT LAKE BEES ranked in the top 25 in Minor League Baseball in licensed merchandise sales in 2012. MiLB is made up of 160 teams.
Salt Lake City – KEN GARFF AUTOMOTIVE GROUP acquired MASER...August 9, 2013
Utah’s Women are Launching More and More Home Businesses
In Utah, women and entrepre-neurialism go hand in hand. In fact, a sizeable chunk of the state’s micro-businesses are launched by women.
According to the most recent American Express OPEN report, Utah is one of the leading states for ...August 9, 2013
What’s Changed Since Hackers Breached a State Medicaid Server?
When hackers broke into a state Medicaid server in March 2012, they stole the personal information of 780,000 Utahns, including 280,000 Social Security numbers. Fallout from the breach resulted in the ousting of Utah’s Chief Information O...August 9, 2013
Five Tricks to Keeping Personal, Business Finances Separate
When launching a new small business, intertwining personal and business finances can be tempting. Small business owners live and breathe their business, sometimes even running it out of their homes. Because of so much personal involvement, usin...August 9, 2013