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Utah: Your 85,000 Square Mile Testing Facility
- Utah is proud to be home to companies like Black Diamond, Icon Health and Fitness, Easton, Amer Sports, Lifetime Products, and many others. Utah is one of the top states in the nation for outdoor recreation employment with an employee base of over 7,000 people.
- Utah has high employee concentrations of Outdoor Products manufacturing related occupations, with 5 times the national employment norm for a market the size of Utah, and employment increasing at over 25% over the last 5 years.
- Outdoor Recreation drives the travel and tourism industry in Utah, which employs more than 65,000 people. Utah is recognized nationally as the place to be for outdoor products, which is why over 200 leading outdoor products companies call Utah home.
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Event Summary - SIA Snow Show
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