The state’s unemployment rate was 4.7 percent in August, according to the latest report from the Department of Workforce Services. The rate has bounced between 4.6 percent and 4.7 percent for the past five months.
Utah started out the...September 23, 2013
Salt Lake City — On September 4th Phillip C. Hoopes, Jr., a surgeon at Hoopes Vision, successfully placed a light adjustable intraocular lens implant in a cataract patient as part of a new FDA clinical study. The surgery, which ...September 23, 2013
Salt Lake City — A Utah trade mission to Brazil, led by the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED), departed Saturday Sept. 21st and is bound for the cities of Sao Paulo, Curitiba, Londrina and Rio de Janeiro. While visiti...September 23, 2013
Salt Lake City — Avenue H, Utah’s public health insurance marketplace, has selected Orlando, Fla.-based company PlanSource to be its shopping and administration technology platform.
PlanSource will provide the technology through...September 23, 2013
Heber City — Real Foods Market, an organic grocery and health food store owned by Redmond Heritage Farms Inc., has opened its first Salt Lake County location in Sugar House. It is the company’s fourth Utah location
“Real F...September 20, 2013
South Salt Lake — On Monday, Sept. 23 at 5:30 p.m., South Salt Lake Mayor Cherie Wood will open the city’s newest park and green space at McCall Park, located at 3702 South 250 East. The park features new playground equipment built ...September 20, 2013
Salt Lake City – Mindshare Technologies has acquired Empathica, a provider of social customer experience management (CEM) solutions. The acquisition establishes Mindshare as the largest VoC provider in the food services and retail industr...September 20, 2013
Paul Davis Restoration has named JAMI FURNISS as director of marketing. She was previously director of marketing for Henry Walker Homes, and a marketing development engineer at Marketstar and i4 Solutions.
EDA Architects promoted JOHN SHUTT...September 20, 2013
An app created in Lehi is helping people nationwide find the best deals around when they’re in the market for a used vehicle. Vinny is a free mobile app that scans a vehicle identification number, or VIN, and reveals the wholesale price o...September 19, 2013
Utah State University researchers recently won an almost $300,000 grant to study and predict climate and water-change in the northern Utah and Colorado Basin area.
In partnership with Brigham Young Universi...September 19, 2013
Salt Lake City — A new study published by the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business and the California Institute of Technology shows that in complex markets, financial bubbles are self-made when individuals ...September 19, 2013
Salt Lake City — Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert today announced today that Utah ended Fiscal Year 2013 with a revenue surplus of $242 million, all in education funds (EF).
“Utah’s steady economic progress is evident o...September 19, 2013
Millard County — Energy Capital Group, LLC (ECG) is developing ECG Utah Solar 1, a 300-megawatt solar plant adjacent to the Intermountain Power Plant. The plant is expected to cost about $600 million. ECG will lease 1,754 acres from the U...September 18, 2013
Utah Office of Tourism Releases 2012 Tourism Numbers Strong growth in tourism creates jobs and economic opportunity in rural Utah.
Salt Lake City — Economic numbers recently released by the Utah Office of Tourism show continued growth...September 18, 2013
Salt Lake City — U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will award English Skills Learning Center a grant of $250,000 to support its citizenship preparation services for permanent residents through September 2015. English Skill...September 18, 2013