Monday, October 17, 2016 EDCUtahA pair of federal economic reports indicate that Utah leads the nation in personal income growth. At 1.4%, Utah is ahead of the nation’s personal income growth of 1.0%. This means more money in Utahns’ pockets.
Monday, October 17, 2016 World Trade CenterSalt Lake City – Findings from an inland port study conducted by the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute and commissioned by World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) confirm Utah meets many of the essential criteria for developing an inland port. The study provides recommendations for next steps decision makers should consider.
Friday, October 14, 2016 Deseret NewsLooking to make one last getaway before you’re snowed in for the season? You need only travel as far as Utah for spectacular views and unforgettable experiences. Deseret News recently featured five Utah locations for your family’s fall travel destinations.
Thursday, October 13, 2016 EDCUtah2015-2016 has been one of the most successful years for the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah) in its 29-year history. The release of the EDCUtah Annual Report highlights the commitment of companies to create or retain nearly 15,000 jobs and invest close to $1 billion dollars in capital investment, all stemming from 20 project wins.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 EDCUtahThis year’s Utah Technology Council (UTC) Gala held at the Grand America Hotel celebrated UTC’s 25th anniversary and inducted three individuals into the UTC Hall of Fame . . . “[It] was a great celebration of the history of IT in Utah."
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 EDCUtahMax Backlund is a Business Development Manager at EDCUtah and a holds a Masters Degree in City and Metropolitan Planning and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Utah.
Monday, October 10, 2016 SmartAssetSome places in America are bucking the trend and are in fact great places for someone who wants to work in manufacturing.
Friday, October 7, 2016 EDCUtahOn September 19th and 20th EDCUtah and the Governor’s Office made their way to New York to meet with several companies about investment in Utah.These meetings resulted in success again.
Friday, October 7, 2016 EDCUtahEDCUtah recently completed its first international Global Strategy and Outreach mission with a very successful trip to Toronto. Nine out of the twelve Toronto targets turned into leads, meaning that those companies wanted to continue the conversation about expanding into Utah.