Long before he took over leadership from Blendtec founder Tom Dickson in February, Reed Beus was well aware of both the company and its founder’s reputation. As chairman and CEO of Enspark, an international company that focused on e-learn...July 9, 2013
Diversify Your Investment Portfolio with Exchange-traded Funds
When Wall Street wizards create new financial solutions, the results are often either so complex or so specialized that mainstream investors rarely benefit. Many financial innovations over the last decade (swaps, derivatives, et cetera) might d...July 9, 2013
Tour of Utah Speeds into Southern Utah
For nearly 10 years, the Tour of Utah has been racing across Northern Utah, attracting worldwide attention and leaving behind a great economic impact in its path. As one of the nation’s only UCI-sanctioned, multi-stage pro cycling events,...July 9, 2013
Viewing the Future with Google Glass
In recent months, there has been much ado about Google Glass—the new wearable computer with a heads-up display that is beginning to pop up around the world.
Some love the idea of Glass, highlighting how it will help connect the world ...July 9, 2013
Readers’ Choice, as selected by Utah Business Facebook fans…
Each month, we ask our Facebook fans to nominate their favorite Utah-owned businesses and select one to feature here. This month we asked fans to tell us their favori...July 9, 2013
It’s an exciting time to be an entrepreneur. Numerous challenges—ranging from political and economic strife to technologies that have revolutionized the way we work—have presented opportunities for the savvy entrepreneur who v...July 9, 2013
EDA Architects promoted EVAN CINDRICH, ROBERT HERMAN and STEPHANIE MCCARTHY to principals. Cindrich has been an interior designer for more than 20 years. At EDA Architects, Cindrich leads the interior architecture department. Herman has practic...July 9, 2013
Salt Lake Area
New SLC Downtown Hotels Planned
Salt Lake City – A group of companies has announced plans to develop two hotels, a structured parking garage and mixed-use retail on a 3.26-acre development site in downtown Salt Lake...July 9, 2013
At The Summit Group Communications, we have a voluntary, monthly discussion group called Think Tank. Last month’s topic was the book Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, and I got to moderate. The book inspired an incredibly fasci...July 9, 2013
Click the image to the left to see charts and graphs illustrating Utah's unemployment numbers.
July 9, 2013
Salt Lake City — Winder Farms has begun serving households throughout Orange County, Calif.
“There’s something magical about waking up and going to your doorstep and finding that Winder has been there,” said Mike Dut...July 8, 2013
Cedar City – The Randall L. Jones Theatre, known for its stunning architecture, celebrates its twenty-fifth season this year. Completed in 1989, the building has become one of the symbols of the Utah Shakespeare Festival, having housed ov...July 8, 2013
Smith’s Food & Drug has completed a remodel of its grocery store at 1725 West Uintah Way in Park City and will celebrate with a ribbon-cutting on Wednesday July 10.
The $10 million remodel is a complete redesign to the store&rsquo...July 8, 2013
How Fast is Your Company Growing?
Utah Business magazine is accepting nominations for our annual Fast 50 recognition program through today, July 8, highlighting the 50 fastest-growing companies in Utah. Winners will be featured in the Septe...July 7, 2013
Logan – The Board of Directors at Goldenwest Credit Union and USU Charter Credit Union announced their intent to merge their two Utah-based credit unions. The partnership will have a combined 26 branches, $985 million in assets, and more ...July 5, 2013