Thursday, February 23, 2017 EDCUtahOn February 8th, 2017 EDCUtah partnered with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development to host a dinner for members of the Utah State Legislature, thanking them for the work they do to support economic development. The highlight of the night was hearing from past EDCUtah and GOED projects about why they choose Utah and what they love about doing business in the beehive state.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Development Counsellors InternationalPacksize is a pioneer in “on-demand packaging systems,” a technology that allows companies to create custom boxes for their products, reducing packaging volume by about 40 percent.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Utah Business MagazineUtah’s medical device industry is growing quickly—so quickly that it threatens to outpace the state’s ability to provide enough workers to fill the skilled jobs the industry requires.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 Utah Business MagazineBoston, Mass. and Salt Lake City—In its biggest year to date, the United States solar market nearly doubled its annual record, topping out at 14,625 megawatts (MW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) installed in 2016. This represents a 95 percent increase over 2015’s then record-breaking 7,493 MW.
Monday, February 13, 2017 U.S. News & World ReportThe United States is filled with incredible cities, each with its own set of credentials and clout to attract visitors from around the world. But which spots are actually the places to live?
Friday, February 10, 2017 Washington PostSalt Lake City seemed to be a good place to try. Since hosting the 2002 Winter Olympics, it certainly had developed a much more cosmopolitan character. . .Further investigation was warranted, along with maybe hitting four major ski resorts.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 EDCUtahExpanding or relocating businesses often struggle to quantitatively compare sites when making location decisions. Fifty by Fifty (50x50), a new tool developed by the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah), will help make the analysis much easier.