Utah Business magazine honored 35 companies at its 2013 Best Companies to Work For awards luncheon Thursday. Many of the award recipients cited their company’s culture, leadership and employees as the reasons why they were one of Utah&rsq...December 13, 2013
Salt Lake City — When it comes to success in the technology world, it’s all about transformation. So says Fraser Bullock, co-founder and managing director at Sorenson Capital.
Bullock spoke to a group of technology company execu...December 12, 2013
Uinta Basin — Bill Barrett Corporation closed on its previously announced sale of the West Tavaputs natural gas property located in the Uinta Basin to affiliates of EnerVest, Ltd. for a total adjusted transaction value of $369 m...December 12, 2013
Salt Lake City – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is currently considering Utah as a location for one of six test sites it will establish in the coming year to develop regulatory standards to foster unmanned aerial systems (...December 12, 2013
Salt Lake City – The University of Utah has been named one of the nation’s 100 best values in public colleges for 2014 by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance in a report released Dec. 11. This is the fourth time the U has appear...December 12, 2013
Salt Lake City – Utah experienced one of the greatest drops in gas prices in the country last month.
Utah’s current average price is $3.05 a gallon for regular gasoline. This is $0.18 cents lower than last month’s AAA repo...December 11, 2013
Salt Lake City – GREENbike, Salt Lake City’s non-profit bike share program, will close for the season December 15. In its inaugural season the 12 downtown stations and 65 GREENbikes’s saw 26,000 trips and more than 6,100 users...December 11, 2013
Draper —HzO, Inc. has expanded its international operations to include executive offices and a production facility in Shenzhen, China.
“We are eager to expand our operations around the world and bring our superior, proprietary t...December 11, 2013
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