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Best of Business 2011
In the Zone
The Business of Intelligence
When Opportunity Knocks
Salt Lake City - DYNOTRON was designated a Digi-Key Corporation design partner for capacitive touch sensing technology and LED lighting design as part of the design service provider program. Dynotron offers customers a comprehensive manufacturing service from product design to production at its Utah facility.
Salt Lake City - METHOD COMMUNICATIONS added six companies to its client list, including Utah-based MINDSHARE TECHNOLOGIES, EPIC VENTURES and PETERSON PARTNERS.
West Valley City - GREEN RIVER CAPITAL launched its REOConnex asset management software, which is now available via an app for the iPhone and iPad. The app allows agents to view all properties assigned to them, search for REO properties managed by GRC, and view details and pictures stored in REOConnex.
Salt Lake City - BIG-D CONSTRUCTION entered the construction phase of Swire Coca-Cola USA’s addition to its corporate headquarters, warehousing and distribution facility in Draper. The company will be adding 346,842 additional square feet to its existing 402,577-square-foot facility to accomdate the growth of the company’s products over the last several years.
Salt Lake City - LENDIO partnered with LENDING CLUB to help credit-worthy entrepreneurs obtain financing for their small businesses. Lending Club, which focuses on prime and super-prime borrowers with a strong credit history, will offer loans of up to $35,000.
Salt Lake City - INCONTACT was awarded Internet Telephony magazine’s 2011 TMC Labs Innovation Award for its Plug-in Agent. The inContact Plug-in Agent enables intelligent call routing so that the call and caller information are delivered on a single, unified screen on the agent’s desktop. The Plug-in Agent embeds the inContact call controls directly into the CRM application toolbar, enabling call centers to provide more effective service while enabling agents to adhere to the workflows of the applications being used.
Salt Lake City - WAVELINK CORPORATION and NITRODESK integrated Wavelink Avalanche and NitroDesk TouchDown. The integration extends the mobile security of Wavelink Avalanche to include data security, policy enforcement and compliance to the email application.
Salt Lake City - The Salt Lake City office of CB RICHARD ELLIS (CBRE) assisted CAWLEY PARTNERS in acquiring Stonewater Park No. 1, a nearly 70,000-square-foot office building located at 215 North Admiral Byrd Road. Cawley Partners currently owns Edgewater Corporate Park at the Salt Lake International Center. With the acquisition of Stonewater, the group now owns more than 280,000 square feet of office space in the Salt Lake area.
Murray - INTERMOUNTAIN MEDICAL CENTER received advanced certification in heart failure from The Joint Commission, an organization that accredits hospitals nationwide. The certification recognizes Intermountain Medical Center’s success in providing the best possible care in diagnosing, treating and monitoring patients with heart failure, a disease that affects more than six million people in the United States.
Salt Lake City - OUTDOOR RETAILER signed an agreement with trade show services provider FREEMAN to be the general service contractor for its twice-a-year tradeshow in Salt Lake City. Outdoor Retailer awarded the contract to Freeman through 2016, based on Freeman’s commitment to customer service and award-winning technology solutions.
Orem - Intermountain Healthcare licensed the Fluency Translation Suite from WESTERN STANDARD, an Orem-based provider of translation tools, for use throughout the Intermountain Healthcare system.
KATHRYN BRUSSARD joined Red Butte Garden at the University of Utah as director of development. For the past several years, Brussard served as director of development and marketing at Catholic Community Services.
MediConnect Global appointed JACK VINES, a former clandestine service operations officer with the CIA, to the position of chief compliance & IT security officer. Vines will oversee the day-to-day security of clients’ data and provide high-end, international security level protection for the company’s most important intellectual property.
Shareholder JAMES S. JARDINE re-joined Ray Quinney & Nebeker’s litigation section after a three-year sabbatical. Prior to his leave of absence, Jardine served as managing partner of the firm.
Lt. Gov. Greg Bell selected CODY STEWART to serve as his new chief of staff. Stewart will advise the lieutenant governor on policy issues and help promote the administration’s initiatives on energy and public lands, among others.
Gov. Gary R. Herbert appointed PHIL CLINGER to the University of Utah board of trustees; WILFORD CLYDE to the state board of regents; CONSTANCE WHITE to the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control commission; SUSAN DEVEY to the Martin Luther King Commission; RYAN M. HARRIS and ELIZABETH A. HRUBY-MILLS to the Third District Court; and ALAN MATHESON, JR. to serve as his senior environmental advisor.