CEO of the Year Nominations Being Accepted
Utah Business magazine is now accepting nominations for the 2014 CEO of the Year award program. Nominations are due Monday, Jan. 6 at midnight. This award will honor chief executive officers in Uta...December 11, 2013
Provo — A student at Brigham Young University has found himself taking a more hands-on approach to his education. Spencer Quinn co-founded FiberFix, a company that makes a super-strong repair tape. He got the product stocked in thousands ...December 10, 2013
Monticello — Greenbriar Capital Corp. has begun construction on its 80-megawatt Blue Mountain Utah wind energy site. Blue Mountain is a fully contracted wind energy project holding a 20-year energy sales agreement with PacifiCor...December 10, 2013
Salt Lake City — Laurus Corporation, has completed a $5.3 million renovation of the Hilton Salt Lake City Airport and branded the facility as the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Salt Lake City Airport. The property-wide renovati...December 10, 2013
Salt Lake City — Omicia, Inc., has partnered with the University of Utah’s Utah Genome Project. Under a two-year licensing agreement with Omicia, the University will use and advance Opal, the company’s whole genome analysis pl...December 10, 2013
Salt Lake City – Michael Best & Friedrich LLP has announced plans to acquire the Vantus Law Group based in Salt Lake City. Eight Vantus attorneys will join Michael Best.
“We are extraordinarily pleased to be joining Michael ...December 9, 2013
Sandy – American Cruise Lines plans to expand into the Sandy area with the opening of a new sales and reservation center, scheduled to open in mid-January 2014. The location is planned to open with more than 35 sales positions. The compan...December 9, 2013
Park City — Gemstone Hotels & Resorts, a hotel management company that specializes in owning and operating luxury urban hotels and resorts, has been selected as the management company for the Garden of the Gods Club and Resort in Colo...December 9, 2013
Woods Cross — Spring Works Utah was named Manufacturer of the Year by the Utah Manufacturers Association at the 108th Annual UMA Awards & Installation Banquet in Salt Lake City in November. The award was accepted by Ron Mongeon, CEO, ...December 9, 2013
St. George — In an unassuming white building on Main Street in the small town of Veyo in Southern Utah, hundreds of pies are handmade and sold weekly to nearby residents, tourists passing through and pie enthusiasts across the Southwest. ...December 6, 2013
Provo, Salt Lake City — Provo has ranked second in The Milken Institute’s annual “Best-Performing Cities” index.
The index shows that technology and energy are the biggest forces behind America’s booming cities...December 6, 2013
Park City – Backcountry has acquired Bergfreunde.de, an e-commerce company for outdoor enthusiasts in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
“The Backcountry and Bergfreunde brands are well-aligned in terms of their passio...December 6, 2013
Salt Lake City — Jones Waldo hired TARYN EVANS, JILL COIL and BRADY RASMUSSEN at its Salt Lake City office and RICHARD PETERSEN at its Provo office.
Salt Lake City — LON A. JENKINS joined the finance and restructuring group at t...December 6, 2013
There’s much for Utah’s businesses and citizenry to be proud of when thinking of our great state. In many ways, this issue of Utah Business celebrates what our state is doing right. From our strong economy (read our economic forecas...December 6, 2013
The word optimism was mentioned frequently at a Utah Business roundtable event Wednesday, which included more than 25 construction, building and design industry leaders. Although these construction experts said they’re optimistic about th...December 5, 2013