U.S. small business employment increased 0.12 percent in calendar year 2012, with an increase of 0.09 percent in December. Small business revenue dropped 1.2 percent from January to November, with a 0.3 percent drop in November. Those are among...January 3, 2013
Vomela Specialty Company of St. Paul, Minnesota announced it has completed the acquisition of the business and assets of Fusion Imaging, Inc. of Kaysville, Utah. Fusion Imaging is a supplier of large format graphics, custom fabric tension displ...January 3, 2013
Greg Miller, chief executive officer of the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies announced the formation of three new divisions: Miller Management Corporation, Miller Sports Properties and Miller Retail Properties. Miller Management Corpora...January 3, 2013
Real Women Run has organized two nonpartisan events in the next four months to empower women to participate fully in public life and leadership through elected political office at all levels, appointments to public boards and commissions, worki...January 3, 2013
ABRA Auto Body & Glass, a vehicle repair company, acquired four repair centers in two states increasing its new center total in 2012 to 27.
In two separate transactions, ABRA acquired three Collision Plus Auto Body Repair Centers in Sou...January 2, 2013
ProStar Trucking, LLC of Salt Lake City, UT chose TAB Bank for a credit facility. The new facility is based on accounts receivable and has been extended through a multi-year agreement.
TAB Bank provides custom working capital solutions to c...January 2, 2013
Stock Building Supply (Stock), a portfolio company of The Gores Group, LLC, announced that it acquired the assets of Total Building Services Group, LLC (TBSG), a leading supplier of structural components and architectural millwork in Atlanta, c...January 2, 2013
Utah Business magazine is now accepting nominations for the 2013 CEO of the Year award program. This award will honor chief executive officers in Utah companies who successfully fulfill the increasingly essential leadership role of CEO.
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The Zions Bank Consumer Attitude Index (CAI) increased 1.4 points from November to December. Today, the index sits at 77.3, just below its six-month moving average of 79.8. The national Consumer Confidence Index (CCI), as reported by The Confer...December 28, 2012
Ancestry.com (Nasdaq:ACOM) announced that the Ancestry.com stockholders have approved the previously announced merger agreement pursuant to which a company owned by Permira funds and co-investors, will acquire the Company.
Based on the prel...December 28, 2012
CampusBookRentals (www.campusbookrentals.com) announced the rollout of an advanced point-of-sale system (POS) for college bookstores. This rollout comes after a string of technology advancements delivered to bookstores over the last three years...December 28, 2012
Security National Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: SNFCA) announced it has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Security National Life Insurance Company, closed on a coinsurance transaction with Mothe Life Insurance, located in Gretna, Louisiana ...December 28, 2012
Gov. Gary R. Herbert selected TODD KISER as commissioner of the Utah Insurance Department. Kiser is currently finishing his final term as a legislator and working as president of Kiser-Lord Insurance Agency. Herbert also appointed ROBERT PERO t...December 28, 2012
Visit Salt Lake recently won the bid to host the 2015 Annual Meeting for the Society of Environmental Toxicology (SETAC). Scheduled for November 2015 at the Salt Palace Convention Center, this citywide convention will attract approximately 2,50...December 27, 2012
TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced that it has completed its acquisition of ProPay. ProPay is now a wholly owned TSYS subsidiary reporting to Mark Pyke, president of TSYS’ Merchant Services segment.
ProPay previously operated as a privately-h...December 27, 2012