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Utah Economic Development News

February 22, 2018

Utah Senate committee gives proposed $5M film incentive boost a rave review:

January 16, 2018

Utah Tech summit works to fill Outdoor Retailer void with titans of innovation, 10,000+ attendees:

November 14, 2017

Utah grants aid startup firms through 'valley of death' period:

October 10, 2017

Salt Lake City Launches OpenCounter, a New Online Tool for Business Development:

September 6, 2017

With cash from the University of Utah, four student teams spent the summer focused on their startups. Here's how they did.:

September 1, 2017

Utah's great outdoors helps companies recruit, keep young talent:

August 27, 2017

Silicon Slopes moves to give Utah tech leaders a greater voice in education, public policy:

July 15, 2017

Utah will play Yellowstone in a new Kevin Costner series.:

July 13, 2017

Hoping to help create thousands of new rural jobs, Utah officials are hitting the road to network:

May 25, 2017

Utah tech leaders weigh in on keeping the boom alive:

April 30, 2017

University of Utah tops nation for tech startups, innovations - $210 million in licensing income:

March 23, 2017

19 BYU Technology Transfer inventions become new startups in the last year:

March 6, 2017

$2.5 million up for grabs for Utah tech companies:

January 26, 2017

$200K grant to help small Utah businesses expand globally:

January 23, 2017

Utah GOED announces recipients of 2017 tech commercialization grants:

December 10, 2016

Lucid Software to expand, adding up to 339 jobs:

November 30, 2016

Business leaders push for vote to increase taxes for education:

November 13, 2016

Utah GOED approves nearly $3 million in incentives:

August 18, 2016

Facebook Tax Break for Data Center Voted Down In Salt Lake County:

August 7, 2016

Secret moves to lure Facebook data center to West Jordan, Utah questioned:

June 25, 2016

How the tech industry grew a rural Utah town by 417 percent in just one year:

June 21, 2016

Governor touts education as key to state tech future:

May 20, 2016

Utah GOED announces nearly $2 million in incentives for rural businesses:

April 16, 2016

Utah Governor trumpets entrepreneurism to local business leaders:

February 27, 2016

State launches new aerospace association chapter:

January 27, 2016

Workforce development, education funding top business community's legislative priorities:

October 16, 2015

Utah GOED offers $1M in tax credits to 4 films:

September 6, 2015

Program offers good jobs and a way to grow manufacturing in Utah:

August 15, 2015

HBO series will film in Utah due to tax credits, Park City named friendliest city in America:

April 6, 2015

Salt Lake City unveils plans for mixed-use urban neighborhood:

February 26, 2015

Salt Lake City to begin economic action plan effort:

December 14, 2014

One more reason why Utah is a great place for entrepreneurs and startups:

December 12, 2014

State incentives to bring more than 1,100 new jobs:

October 30, 2014

New Utah winter tourism campaign unveiled:

October 16, 2014

Audit cites 'inadequate oversight' in Utah economic development program:

May 11, 2014

Utahns embarking on cross-country bike trip highlighting entrepreneurship:

April 4, 2014

Fundamentals are the secret to Utah success, Governor Herbert says:

September 13, 2013

3 companies announce plans to bring 1,100 new jobs to Utah:

September 12, 2013

Utah bike trek offers Ogden unique way to sell city for economic development:

August 16, 2013

Governor's Office of Economic Development seeking grant applicants:

July 12, 2013

Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce to launch young entrepreneur (grades six through 12) program:

July 6, 2013

In push for STEM education, officials shouldn't overlook technical workers :

June 21, 2013

Utah Technology Council touts STEM education for Utah's economic future:

May 21, 2013

Utah Springs Surprise Tax on Massive NSA Data Center:

May 10, 2013

Tech firm to bring more than 1,000 jobs to Utah:

April 13, 2013

Forbes editor: Face your education challenges, Utah Event - Key issues threaten prosperity, he says, noting all industries also must adapt to change.:

April 12, 2013

Governor seeks to build State's tech profile... in California:

March 28, 2013

Utah launches new $3.1 million tourism campaign:

March 17, 2013

Economic growth remains a focus on education:

February 15, 2013

State offers $27.5 million in tax credits to secure pledges that 3 firms agree to add 1,100 jobs:

January 4, 2013

Grant will allow study of rural Utah towns:

December 15, 2012

University of Utah is a startup machine, according to survey :

November 28, 2012

Utah offering grants to help bring new technologies to market:

October 16, 2012

Gov. Herbert and his vision for education in Utah - :

September 19, 2012

State Economic Development Agency Recognized for Collaboration with Higher Education and Rural Communities :

September 8, 2012

New initiative to bolster Utah tech sector:

August 9, 2012

Computer maker to invest $32M in Utah, create 500 jobs:

July 18, 2012

Goldman Sachs pledges $15 million to help small businesses in Utah :

June 20, 2012

Utah Builds Business with Broadband:

May 11, 2012

Economic Development Board offers incentives aimed at creating more than 1,100 jobs:

April 12, 2012

USTAR e-Connections: April 11, 2012:

April 11, 2012

Summit celebrates corporate growth in Utah:

March 24, 2012

Lt. Governor Bell: Economy in Utah strong, but education weak:

March 23, 2012

Utah board approves $2.7M incentive and $480K grant for computer center:

March 21, 2012

Energize Your Business at the Utah Governor's Economic Summit:

March 6, 2012

Why Utah's business community supports technology research funding:

March 6, 2012

Governor's Office of Economic Development to Invest in Utah's Innovation Future :

February 27, 2012

USTAR Regional Offices have Statewide Impact:

February 21, 2012

USTAR e-Connections: February 21, 2012:

February 18, 2012

Utah Science, Technology and Research (USTAR) initiative initiative requests more funding:

February 7, 2012

Utah incentives total $148 million to spur growth:

February 6, 2012

'Utah: Mixing Business and Pleasure' - A Video to Help Your Recruitment Efforts:

January 20, 2012

Utah Technology Commercialization and Innovation Program Approves 14 Grants:

January 17, 2012

USTAR e-Connections: January 17, 2012:

January 6, 2012

Utah Valley University establishes new business-support center :

December 28, 2011

2011: Another Amazing Global Year for Utah!:

December 23, 2011

University of Utah Reveals Its Secret Sauce for Startups:

December 20, 2011

'Spinning In' and 'Spinning Out': Industry Partnerships the focus of USU Technology Commercialization:

December 16, 2011

Utah cities among top U.S. economic performers :

December 12, 2011

L-3 Communications to Expand Again in Utah:

December 9, 2011

Utah sees growth in tech jobs:

December 8, 2011

Microsoft, GE Joint Venture to Create Healthcare IT Software Launches, With Big Salt Lake Presence:

November 29, 2011

University of Utah Innovations Newsletter Fall 2011:

November 22, 2011

Cooking Up Economic Prosperity with Utah's 'Secret Sauce' Read more: Utah Pulse - Cooking Up Economic Prosperity with Utah s Secret Sauce:

November 17, 2011

Utah State University Spin-Out Company, Wave Inc., Receives $2.7 Million Federal Grant to electrify a bus route on the University of Utah campus:

October 28, 2011

Education's impact on the Utah Economy:

October 14, 2011

Utah offers incentives to lure hundreds of new jobs:

October 6, 2011

Chamber Formalizes Relationship with World Bank to Help Utah Business Grow Read more: Utah Pulse - Chamber Formalizes Relationship with World Bank to Help Utah Business Grow:

October 3, 2011

It started with Great Harvest Bread - Taylorsville, Utah touts location, residents' buying power to lure businesses:

September 28, 2011

Utah Governor and the University of Utah to Celebrate State's Entrepreneurial Spirit - 9/26-30:

September 23, 2011

BYU social entrepreneurs seek to solve world problems:

September 13, 2011

From concept to reality: Entrepreneurial program brings inventors and business students together:

September 8, 2011

Composite fiber-pipe firm, Fiberspar Corp. agrees to create 276 Utah jobs :

September 8, 2011

Utah's Research Universities are Churning out Exciting Technology:

September 1, 2011

University of Utah Technology Venture Development 2011 Annual Report:

August 23, 2011

With incentive, eBay to build Utah center, add 2,200 jobs :

June 21, 2011

2 Utah tech firms adding jobs, investing more than $1B :

June 10, 2011

Aerospace company will add hundreds of jobs in Utah:

June 10, 2011

State of Innovation Utah's - Gov. Gary Herbert touts his state's quality of life and educated work force.:

June 3, 2011

Innovations newsletter - Spring 2011:

May 24, 2011

University of Utah Startup Companies and Invention Licensees Contribute $1.2B to Gross State Product:

May 19, 2011

USTAR Quickly Becoming Innovation Model for the Nation:

May 3, 2011

Utah Lures Research Stars With Money and Support:

May 2, 2011

Biotechnology Research Building To Grow Utah Innovation Economy:

April 5, 2011

USTAR e-Connections: April 5, 2011:

March 31, 2011

Utah Governor's Economic Summit:

March 29, 2011

Economic Developers from Across Utah to Gather April 5 for Networking, Training Event:

March 8, 2011

Delta Air Lines' Sky Magazine Features Utah With 53-page Spread in March Issue:

February 25, 2011

Delta's in-flight magazine to focus on Utah in March :

February 18, 2011

USTAR Funds 11 Projects in Latest Round of Technology Commercialization Grants:

February 15, 2011

Utah Gov. Herbert vows to align education, work force needs:

February 14, 2011

Westminster Presents 2011 "Lectures in Entrepreneurship" Lineup:

February 1, 2011

Prosperity 2020: Education Builds the Economy:

January 31, 2011

Join Governor Herbert's Trade Mission to China April 11 - 15, 2011:

January 29, 2011

In Utah, Developing the Science of Entrepreneurship:

January 27, 2011

Global Utah - Weekly Newsletter - Join Governor Herbert's Trade Mission to China April 11 - 15, 2011:

January 15, 2011

Utah entrepreneurs advised to 'think big' and 'dominate':

January 13, 2011

Global Utah - Weekly Newsletter:

January 11, 2011

Three Weighty Questions for the Nation's Third Fastest Growing State:

January 6, 2011

Utah business leaders vow to create 150,000 jobs:

December 20, 2010

Entrepreneurism Alive and Well in Northern Utah:

December 7, 2010

Utah's "Creative Economy" Adds Jobs, Entertainment and Sophistication :

October 25, 2010

Study: UTOPIA 'on right track' :

October 10, 2010

Companies look to relocate to S. Utah:

October 8, 2010

Utah could be on the verge of becoming a hi-tech hub:

September 9, 2010

ATK to create 800 jobs at new Utah facility:

August 27, 2010

California businesses lured to Utah by friendly business climate:

August 17, 2010

Utah lures Adobe, other California high-tech companies:

August 11, 2010

Entertainment software industry boosts Utah's economic growth:

August 6, 2010

USTAR Announces Two New Rounds of Regional Technology Commercialization Grant Program :

August 6, 2010

Adobe to get $40.2 million from Utah to expand Orem operations:

August 3, 2010

Renewing Motion Picture Incentive Fund a Top Priority for Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED):

July 28, 2010

The 29th annual edition of Utah Business Week - Weeklong Utah State University ‘camp’ gives students ins and outs of business :

July 27, 2010

$43,000 Contest For New Energy Innovations!:

July 23, 2010

Officials extol Twitter's decision as sign of Utah's tech strength:

July 14, 2010

Energy Builds for Next "Concept to Company" Contest:

April 22, 2010

Mentoring firm looking for high-tech entrepreneurs:

March 23, 2010

State launches ad campaign to attract businesses - Economic officials targeting West Coast companies.:

March 16, 2010

Churning Out Startups: Utah Universities Excel in Technology Commercialization:

March 13, 2010

Tourism Office unveils online scenic byways guide Enticement - Guide seen as means of attracting visitors:

March 9, 2010

Proactive Recruitment Effort Generates Interest in Utah:

March 4, 2010

Protecting Our Investment in Education is Key to Utah's Future:

February 14, 2010

Teams forming for shot at building $1 billion Utah Data Center:

February 12, 2010

The Annual Governor's Utah Economic Summit, 3/29, Salt Lake, Utah:

February 3, 2010

The Utah Fund of Funds, a state economic-development program, lands new financing from Zions Bank:

January 28, 2010

USTAR e-Connections: January 2010:

December 13, 2009

Governor's economic development office funding may face 20% cut:

December 8, 2009

Sponsored Research at Utah's Research Universities has a Significant Impact on the State's Economy :

December 3, 2009

eBay accepts third incentive from the State of Utah to expand operations:

December 1, 2009

Another Biotech Company Expands to Utah:

November 2, 2009

Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development Annual Report 2009:

October 22, 2009

Thinking BiG: BIOTECH/BIOMANUFACTurING workforce development to combine with business incubation:

October 22, 2009

New Website Focuses on State's Clean Tech Industry:

October 9, 2009

Heart-valve company offered $11.5 million incentive - Edwards Life Sciences plans move to Draper, Utah, will create 1,000 more jobs over 15 years.:

October 4, 2009

Utah cuts liability on incentives - New structure helps ensure that companies fulfill promises.:

September 11, 2009

State kicks in $27M to keep Goldman Sachs in Utah:

September 11, 2009

Utah Tourism Office Relaunches Consumer Web site:

September 11, 2009

Grow Utah Ventures Announces Second Outdoor Recreation "Concept to Company" Contest:

August 14, 2009

Utah Offers Leading Life Science Company Incentives to Expand Operations in the State:

August 11, 2009

USTAR Announces Grants Program for Higher Ed Innovators and Companies:

August 11, 2009

Utah Rural Summit in Cedar City, Aug. 5-7: Smart Strategies for Tough Times:

July 9, 2009

Utah Student 25 to Recognize the Success of Student-Founded Businesses:

July 2, 2009

Spies like us: NSA to build huge facility in Utah - The facility could offer more than 1,000 high-tech jobs for the state.:

June 25, 2009

Utah called second-best pro-business state :

June 18, 2009

Kanab, Utah, Chamber of Commerce gets $100,000 to support efforts to develop local entrepreneurs. :

June 11, 2009

eBay accepts incentive to expand in Utah:

June 9, 2009

Utah Updates State Portal:

June 5, 2009

Centers of Excellence Grant Solicitation Now Open :

June 3, 2009

High-tech could help lead Utah recovery:

May 15, 2009

Utah dangles incentive to lure eBay jobs:

May 6, 2009

The Utah Science Technology and Research initiative (USTAR) E-Connection: May:

May 1, 2009

Going Hollywood: Utah sweetens incentives to lure more filming here:

April 9, 2009

State Helps Utah Businesses Obtain Government Contracts:

March 27, 2009

VIDEO: Jason Perry, Executive Director of the Governor's Office of Economic Development:

March 24, 2009

University of Utah Sets ‘Gold Standard’ for Technology Commercialization:

March 20, 2009

UTOPIA goes live in Layton, Utah:

March 13, 2009

Huntsman: Utah energy policy to transform lives:

March 12, 2009

Utah will spend stimulus cash on clean-energy push - Solar, wind, geothermal and biomass top the development list:

March 12, 2009

Hong Kong Offers Incentives to Utah Businesses:

March 6, 2009

Utah Pulse TV: Ted McAleer, Executive Director of USTAR:

March 5, 2009

$20,000 Reward! Enter Your Medical Device or Technology Innovation & Compete to Win $20,000 in Cash & Services!:

February 28, 2009

Utah gets hip with new economic-development pitch - New Video:

February 24, 2009

University of Utah Joint Venture with Headwaters Incorporated Designed to Make Utah Home of Clean Carbon Energy - Headwaters Clean Carbon Services:

February 20, 2009

The State of Entrepreneurism in Utah 2009 Video for Legislators:

February 20, 2009

Schools could reap millions in renewable-energy push:

February 17, 2009

Utah Incentive Program Keeps Utah Competitive in Business Recruitment, Retention Efforts:

February 12, 2009

Your Idea Could be Next!:

February 3, 2009

The Utah Science, Technology and Research Initiative Worth the Investment; Demonstrates Significant ROI in its First 3 Years:

February 3, 2009

Utah Sen. Bob Bennett to co host Rural Business Conference in eight communities:

February 2, 2009

Spreading Startup Success Regionally - (Excellent Commentary and Advice):

January 29, 2009

Student research proves return on higher education investment in Utah By Wendy Leonard:

January 19, 2009

What is a World Trade Center and Why Do We Have One in Utah?:

January 15, 2009

Salt Lake City considers geothermal power plant development:

December 29, 2008

Utah Governor Releases Report on 21st Century Workforce:

December 25, 2008

Entrepreneurs launch firms in recession - Some banks are lending despite credit crunch.:

December 24, 2008

Grow Utah Ventures Community Scholarship Program Opens Doors for Utah's Elite Entrepreneurs - Deadline for Applications: January 30, 2009:

December 24, 2008

Qwest, Centerville clash over Utopia development - Dispute is over using funds to finish network:

December 16, 2008

eBay brings computer center to Utah:

December 12, 2008

$32.7 million tax credit to entice Alliant Techsystems composites plant to Utah:

November 14, 2008

Growth at Nelson Laboratories could bring 350 jobs to Utah:

October 29, 2008

Interview with Alan Hall, Grow Utah Ventures :

October 26, 2008

Sorenson Legacy Foundation gift to launch University of Utah tech complex:

October 10, 2008

Provo, Utah lands aircraft-repair company Duncan Aviation. Company to bring Provo 650 new jobs over next 15 years :

September 29, 2008

Main Street Thriving in Utah:

September 20, 2008

Salt Lake is the place . . . to pull your hair out:

September 12, 2008

Utah offers bike firm incentive to move to state:

August 19, 2008

16 companies getting funds from rural-aid program:

August 18, 2008

Silicon Slopes Initiative Aims to Make Utah the Next Silicon Valley:

July 22, 2008

Grow Utah Ventures Launches Concept to Company Contest:

July 19, 2008

Utah offers incentives to lure jobs:

July 7, 2008

With Support from Utah Fund of Funds, AlloCure Inc. Closes $14.5 Million Series A Financing Round:

June 26, 2008

Utah fertile ground for high-tech, but State execs warn of potential weakness:

June 21, 2008

Three companies, including eBay, get Utah incentives:

June 9, 2008

Area Development Magazine Awards Utah for Excellence in Economic Development:

May 20, 2008

Oracle plans Utah facility for global information technology.:

May 20, 2008

2 Utah based venture-capital firms put millions into funds:

May 7, 2008

Governor calls for making Utah's workforce more globally competitive:

April 27, 2008

Angel investors fund many new Utah firms - Utah Angels:

April 20, 2008

Utopia: High cost, high speed in Utah:

April 11, 2008

Salt Lake Chamber and World Trade Center Utah Help Utah Businesses Compete:

April 11, 2008

Governor Huntsman Signs Utah Fund of Funds Bill:

April 4, 2008

Investment in future takes seed in northern Utah:

March 21, 2008

Governor sets work-force goal:

March 9, 2008

Utah tourism ads right on target:

March 3, 2008

Long-distance learning comes to Southern Utah:

February 26, 2008

COE Grants to be Given to Licensees:

February 21, 2008

2008 Utah Legislature Overwhelmingly Passes Utah Fund of Funds $200 Million Expansion:

January 23, 2008

Initial Utah Fund of Funds Results Overwhelm Early Champions Expectations:

January 19, 2008

State needs to promote self better:

December 13, 2007

Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman has budget priority right: Pay teachers more:

November 20, 2007

Utah Governors Office of Economic Development Board Offers #20MM Incentive to Goldman Sachs:

November 7, 2007

Bringing 'em in: Success of luring firms builds on itself in Utah:

October 23, 2007

Governor Signs Order to Make Utah Model Employer of People with Disabilities:

October 19, 2007

Tax credits considered for funding incentives in Utah:

October 10, 2007

Procter & Gamble plant Utah-bound?:

September 24, 2007

Zions Bank and the Utah Entrepreneur Challenge Create Entrepreneurial Outreach Program:

September 19, 2007

Taking Off the Rose-Colored Glasses in Utah:

September 12, 2007

University of Utah setting tech world on fire. 17 companies emerge from school research:

September 12, 2007

Leaders in Utah Investment Community Support 2008 Expansion to Utah Fund of Funds Program:

August 31, 2007

Utah Fund of Funds Supports, Applauds Zions Bank Venture Lending Progress:

August 30, 2007

FiberTEK Insulation to Locate Manufacturing Facility in Nephi, Utah:

August 24, 2007

Utah County firms surging despite labor shortage:

August 22, 2007

The U’s Economic Impact includes 17 Start-up Companies in 2007:

August 20, 2007

Fund of Funds Brings Deal Flow to Utah:

August 18, 2007

Salt Lake-to-Paris direct flights up in air:

August 17, 2007

Utah Fund of Funds thriving. Program a boon to 23 firms that employ 974:

August 16, 2007

Fasttrac Program Helps Entrepreneurs Defy The Statistics:

August 13, 2007

Davis Business Alliance’s Incubator Program Hatches Fledgling Companies in Northern Utah:

July 27, 2007

Counties Collaborate to Fuel Entrepreneurial Development in Northern Utah:

July 21, 2007

Utah sweetens film incentives:

July 19, 2007

The Governor's Office of Economic Development is busy, potentially fruitful to the tune of 10,000 new jobs:

June 20, 2007

Aerospace firm set to expand in Ogden, Utah - 800 new jobs expected:

June 16, 2007

State is trying to lure PVC pipe firm to Utah:

June 7, 2007

Utah's tourism Web site ranks fifth for most hits:

May 30, 2007

Business incubator planned in Brigham, Utah:

May 19, 2007

Utah offers $1M 'carrot' a "key infrastructure company" to build a $5 million unit in Salt Lake City rather than Rock Springs, Wyo.:

May 11, 2007

Utah receives $5MM Wired Grant for Workforce Development:

May 11, 2007

Utah Fund of Funds Sponsors Emerging Entrepreneurship Workshops:

May 8, 2007

Utah's Westminster College to develop institute for entrepreneurs:

April 21, 2007

Utah higher education to 'bank' property. Plan is to buy up land needed for state's colleges, universities:

April 20, 2007

Utah Guv touts connecting world via broadband:

April 7, 2007

Rural agency offering grants and loans to Utah businesses to produce renewable energy or make energy-saving improvements:

March 23, 2007

Angels give ideas wings at Utah Economic Summit - Entrepreneurial expertise: Blue-collar truck gizmo beats high-tech in start-up contest:

March 20, 2007

Variety awaits participants in Utah Economic Summit:

March 16, 2007

Utah rolling out ads. $3.4M campaign using TV, print and Web to lure tourists:

February 24, 2007

Utah Lawmakers treat education to tune of $460M:

February 21, 2007

Utah incentives for high-paying jobs at issue:

February 17, 2007

State entices with tax rebates. Utah's economic development initiative could result in $4 billion windfall in tax revenues:

February 9, 2007

Economic summit features competition for seed money. The winner gets $100,000.:

January 30, 2007

Three companies' decisions will bring 1,335 new jobs to Utah. "Industry Clusters" to compete with anyone in the world.:

January 25, 2007

Utah wins $5M (WIRED) grant for biotechnology program:

January 23, 2007

Is Utah's success too much for economy?:

January 20, 2007

Utah offers $4.9M in incentives to four businesses:

January 11, 2007

Utah wants to increase movie incentive fund:

December 28, 2006

Utah moving trucks are wearing rolling billboards to promote the state - for free:

December 16, 2006

Utah Tourism board pays $350K to keep Warren Miller ski film sponsorship:

November 20, 2006

Utah’s Centers of Excellence Program: A 20-Year Review:

November 16, 2006

'Fast-track' bill for rural firms gets OK:

November 12, 2006

Utah becomes hot market for top-end resorts:

November 7, 2006

Centers of Excellence Tech Transfer Program called a bargain for Utahns:

September 14, 2006

Immigrants turn Utah into mini-melting pot:

August 29, 2006

Chamber's SLC vision: Trails, rails and culture. Vibrant downtown sections, fluid travel are main goals:

August 15, 2006

Fed loan expedites building UTOPIA. Fiber-optic network: Six small Utah cities to get broadband access sooner:

July 28, 2006

Salt Lake County launches 'Up Grade' website- a "one-stop shopping" resource for small businesses.:

July 14, 2006

Utah braces for aging boomers. Looking toward 2030: The governor directs agencies to prepare for the challenges of an older population:

July 8, 2006

World Trade Center Utah CEO named. Lew Cramer will help local businesses broaden international connections:

July 6, 2006

Utah Governor appoints entrepreneur as first Utah Science Technology and Research chairman. Economic growth initiative under way:

June 17, 2006

Utah tries to lure plant. Allegheny is offered $3.25M to operate in the state:

May 23, 2006

No quick fix for rural Utah, panelists say:

May 20, 2006

3 Utah financial economic development incentives for jobs and movies get approval:

May 18, 2006

University of Utah President Michael Young urges universities, businesses to collaborate:

April 20, 2006

More incentives for Utah firms urged:

April 20, 2006

Utah trade mission in Mexico is a success. Orders and contracts: At least 3 of the 10 companies that courted the neighbor nation to the south see results in only a few weeks:

April 12, 2006

Salt Lake City's New Environmentally Sensitive Megasuburb:

April 9, 2006

Grow Utah Ventures gives back. Founder Hall's 'mission in life' is helping local entrepreneurs succeed:

April 7, 2006

Utah governor Huntsman talks up global outreach:

April 5, 2006

Utah Proposes Significant Tax Reform Changes Including a Discussion on Lowering the Corporate Income Tax Rate.:

April 1, 2006

Deutsche Bank commits $100 million to Utah fund:

March 31, 2006

Utah is back in the technology game, experts say. State will never be a 'Silicon Valley,' however:

March 23, 2006

Glass company takes cash incentive of $3K per job, will build in St. George, Utah - :

March 18, 2006

Lehi deal: 1,850 jobs for $15M. State offers Micron, Intel incentive to expand in Utah:

March 15, 2006

2005 a 'big deal' for Entrepreneurs in Utah. Big venture capital, big mergers, big acquisitions, and big offerings boosted transaction figures:

March 11, 2006

New Utah slogan 'embodies heart and soul of state' - "Life Elevated.":

March 7, 2006

About a dozen Utah companies jump aboard state's trade mission to Mexico in April:

February 22, 2006

Utah schools, state workers find raises too low. Proposed pay package bears no sign of good economy, critics say:

February 22, 2006

Qwest taps Cache, Utah for new call center:

February 18, 2006

Utah gets a peek at business incentives. Economic development: The process of luring businesses to the state is still far from open:

February 18, 2006

Top Utah industry groups, The Utah Information Technology Association and the Utah Life Science Association plan to merge.:

February 5, 2006

Utah Governor Huntsman keeps public in dark on subsidies to expand or relocate companies to the state.:

January 28, 2006

Utah Science and Technology Research bill takes a step - $200 million toward new university research facilities and an annual $15 million toward recruitment of researchers.:

January 26, 2006

Officials pushing program to help farmers. Utah's Own label: Agriculture execs want help from the Legislature:

January 7, 2006

Utah's new brand getting last-minute touch-ups before unveiling Feb. 8:

December 10, 2005

Utah Tourism board hands out grants for advertising:

December 9, 2005

Salt Lake City high on list for company location:

November 30, 2005

Grow Utah Ventures Sets Up $15 Million Fund for Utah Entrepreneurial Efforts:

November 29, 2005

State Gets First Private Business Incubator via Grow Utah's Entrepreneurial or 'E' STATION:

November 21, 2005

Call centers find Utah is great place to grow:

November 10, 2005

Incentives are pushed for growth in business in Utah:

November 2, 2005

Speed-Dating and Venture Funding Collide at Speedpitching Luncheon; 10 Entrepreneurs to Pitch to Dozens of Utah Investors During One-Hour, Speed-Dating Styled Luncheon.:

October 22, 2005

Talent, tech put Salt Lake in fast elite:

October 19, 2005

Film industry ditching Utah for other states - Lack of incentives costs Utah film industry's economic boost:

October 18, 2005

Utah urged to boost filmmaking incentives - Skimpy fund costing state millions, officials tell panel:

October 12, 2005

Utah Space industry wants word out:

October 12, 2005

Utah University and Utah State University set $$ sights high Business, education teaming up to ask Legislature for the funds to pump up the number of technology businesses in Utah:

October 7, 2005

Giving technology a boost - Various ideas target life sciences industry in Utah:

October 7, 2005

Centers of Excellence seeks funds in Utah:

September 22, 2005

Action sought on model for economy of small Utah communities — not 'dust':

September 22, 2005

Utah tourism co-op program seeks funding applicants:

September 21, 2005

First $500,000 rebate from Utah film commission goes to Hopkins flick- Incentive program part of pilot to draw filmmakers to Utah:

September 20, 2005

Utah advised to lure tourists from West:

September 17, 2005

13,000 homes to be built in Utah to get fiber-optic connections:

September 17, 2005

Boost in funding is sought for Utah economic development - $8 million should be north of $16 (million) or $17 million:

September 17, 2005

State incentives are OK'd for 3 companies moving to Utah:

September 14, 2005

Skilled workers in short supply in Utah:

September 13, 2005

Some pretty, great state slogan ideas - :

September 9, 2005

Friendliness won Utah new Encover operation - Encover Inc. president 'taken aback' by the nice people he found:

August 31, 2005

Utah Tourism office seeking public input on how to promote the state - has scheduled a series of public meetings:

August 20, 2005

Offer sweetened to lure business:

August 13, 2005

Rural Utah seeks business - Right kind of infrastructure called key to luring firms to smaller cities:

August 12, 2005

EDCU wins recruiting job - Adviser's former firm was only bidder for contract:

August 10, 2005

Tight labor market strains Utah's small businesses - Salt Lake is magnet for small biz:

August 4, 2005

Utah tourism ads go techy - Salt Lake ad agency to 'discover' Utah brand, lure tourists:

August 4, 2005

Utah's people called its biggest business draw:

August 3, 2005

Comcast: The new cable may boost efforts to lure high-tech operations to the Utah economy:

July 25, 2005

MESA (Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement) acts as a "pipe-line" for technical education in Utah:

June 26, 2005

Utah economic development deal is fraught with conflict:

June 25, 2005

Utah Gov. Huntsman picks 6 'clusters' - state will nurture economic growth in focus areas:

June 25, 2005

Utah Gov. Huntsman to visit Fox in economic-intensive trek to Mexico in July:

June 23, 2005

Utah Gov. Huntsman's Economic Summit — boosting business:

June 18, 2005

Resource network is formed - Utah Business Link will offer host of services:

June 18, 2005

Only one bid submitted on Utah business recruiting RFP... conflict possible:

June 17, 2005

Utah aims to erase hindrances to investing in startups:

June 10, 2005

Utahns urged to help lure businesses - Gov. wants to target specific cluster development:

May 27, 2005

The Davis Applied Technology College launches entrepreneurial center for Utah entrepreneurs:

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