The August 2018 issue of Utah Business magazine features a cover story on unexpected neighbors, companies that are contributing to Utah’s economy, as well as a feature on female presidents.
Four Utah Companies You’ve Never Heard Of:
When you think about big companies in Utah, names like Facebook, Adobe, Instructure, or Pluralsight might come to mind. But if you stopped right there, you’d be missing out on all the fun. Outside the Silicon Slopes, there’s a renegade movement of unexpected businesses doing things a little differently. From scented bowling balls to lung cancer diagnostic tools, here’s four companies you probably don’t know about.
Three of Utah’s higher education institutions have named new presidents this year. And while new leaders always usher in changes, there’s been one big change that the three institutions have in common: Utah Valley University, the University of Utah, and Westminster College named women to lead their institutions. They join the female presidents of Utah State University and Salt Lake Community College to make a group of five female higher education presidents in Utah. It’s an unprecedented leadership change in a state that lacks executive-level gender diversity. Here, we profile four presidents who are proudly leading their higher education institutions.