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.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 The Daily HeraldPrompted by a grant from the Economic Development Corporation of Utah, Pleasant Grove held its first economic summit Friday, hoping to bring economic development players together in one room.
Monday, October 3, 2016 The Salt Lake TribuneA new list put together by the National Endowment for the Arts puts Utah at the top for the percentage of adults who take advantage of our state's large, varied and thriving arts scene. That's wonderful news, for a whole symphony of reasons.
Friday, September 30, 2016 Fortune MagazineFortune is having a Utah moment. Or maybe, Utah is having a Utah moment.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Fortune MagazineThere are four $1-billion-plus tech startups in the state, and at least two other firms that hit that threshold before being acquired by private equity. All of which raises the question: What makes Utah’s “Silicon Slopes” such fertile ground for successful startups?
Monday, September 26, 2016 ForbesProvo, Utah, located along the Wasatch front, ranks #2 among the best cities for business. At 31% projected job increase, Provo follows Honolulu, Hawaii at 33%. In past years, Utah was merely considered a “fly over” state. However, since the Salt Lake City Olympics in 2002, Utah is rising to the top.