Economic Gateway http://utahvalleyinformation.com Utah Valley Economic Development News RSS Feed Mon, 25 Sep 2017 19:08:32 -0700 en-us Salt Lake City ranks No. 3 of the 10 happiest cities for employees http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13996 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It's not enough to love your job, you've got to love where you work. The city that your company and job are in is just as important as the work you do every day. And interestingly enough, all ... 4 Utah cities made Money's top 100 'best places to live' list http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13920 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Time’s Money magazine, alongside Realtor.com, recently compiled a comprehensive list of the best places to live across the country. The list includes 100 American cities and towns that have heal... Top U.S. Metros for Millennials: Provo, Utah is #2 http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13844 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Mon, 25 Sep 8800 15:05:45 -0800 What U.S. metros are the best for millennials? To answer that question, Apartment List graded 75 top U.S. metros in three categories — jobs, affordability and livability — and ranked th... Utah Competing With Silicon Valley for Tech Entrepreneurs http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13803 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Mon, 25 Sep 2400 15:05:37 -0800 Silicon Valley has long been considered the most viable option for starting a business or finding a job in the tech industry. Its reputation is largely self-affirming, though — as long as it&rsq... 6 Reasons Companies Find Big Success In Utah http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13841 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Mon, 25 Sep 4800 15:04:59 -0800 Year after year, Utah has won “Best State for Business” rankings from Forbes, CNBC, 24/7 Wall Street and other thought leaders. The story of Utah’s business environment is excitingly... Learn More About Utah's Economy http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13921 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 "The Utah economy remains healthy. Every major industrial sector expanded in 2016, contributing a total of 49,500 new jobs over the year. An annual employment growth rate of 3.6 percent was above... Free Relocation Help http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13919 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Moving can be stressful, especially when trying to find the perfect place to locate your business. A lot of research needs to go into this decision, including finding sites with the right zoning, acce... Provo, Utah meets criteria for 2nd Amazon headquarters http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13896 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Amazon is looking for a city to host its second headquarters. The company's preferences for its new location are: Metropolitan areaa with more than one million people A... Top 10 Cities for Career Opportunities in 2017: Provo #3 http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13845 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Mon, 25 Sep 5200 15:05:54 -0800 Deciding where to move for work can be a daunting challenge. Is moving to a less affordable area in order to take a higher income going to end up doing more damage to your budget than its worth? And w... Utah K-16 Computing Initiative Announced at 25K Jobs Tour http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13846 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Salt Lake City—The Utah STEM Action Center announced Tuesday the Utah K-16 Computing Initiative, which addresses the need for more high-tech, high-wage opportunities in rural Utah. The K-16 C... AvidXchange to Expand in Utah http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13840 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 SALT LAKE CITY—The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) announced on Sept. 8th that AvidXchange, Inc. will expand its Utah operation, adding up to 218 jobs to the community, ne... Utah takes first place in the 2017 Government Experience Awards http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=13842 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On September 6th, 2017, the Center for Digital Government announced the winners of the inaugural Government Experience Awards.  The awards recognize the achievements and best practices of stat... BYU No. 4 in the country for taking research inventions to market http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=11867 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BYU is one of the top five universities in the country for turning research discoveries into new technology, products and companies, according to a report released today. In its newly released ... Utah is the Fastest Growing State In Nation http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=10885 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The report comes out every year, a bit of demographic horse-racery: Which U.S. state grew the quickest? It’s usually some sun-drenched locale, or more recently, an oil-drenched one—North D... edcUTAH’s report spells out benefits of Utah for manufacturing businesses http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=5941 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The state of Utah has a lot to recommend it for advanced manufacturers according to a 2014 report by the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (edcUTAH). The state has a low cost of living, a young... 3 reasons Utah is a Life Sciences magnet http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=5561 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 According to the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (edcUTAH), there are 10 very good reasons that the state is such a great place for businesses in the Life Sciences industry. This industry inc... Utah Valley: a hotbed of technology companies http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=5559 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Mon, 25 Sep 9200 14:52:49 -0800 A little name-dropping is in order. Google Fiber, WordPerfect, Adobe Utah, Qualtrics, Domo, Novell, Vivint, Ancestry.come, Money Desktop, Inside Sales, Authorize.net. All of these companies are hea... Utah Valley resources for tech startups http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=5258 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Utah Valley is home to numerous tech-related headquarters, such as Qualtrics, Novell, and Ancestry.com. These businesses started with the seed of an idea that had to be nurtured in order to grow. ... Economic performance study calls Utah 'most fundamentally sound state' http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=5333 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Utah is among the most industrious states in the nation, according to a new study ranking states by their economic vitality and high-tech performance. Click here for the complete article. ... A sampling of Utah Valley’s sporting goods manufacturers http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=4817 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Mon, 25 Sep 3600 14:43:42 -0800 Utah Valley is home to a variety of sporting goods manufacturers. These companies produce everything from solar-powered lanterns to gripping bar tape to bows to firearms. Let’s have a look at a ... Utah's Silicon Slopes lure tech entrepreneurs http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=4953 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Sam Stoddard was born and raised in Portland, Ore., but after attending Brigham Young University here, he got an idea for a tech start-up and looked no further than the “Silicon Slopes,&rdq... Utah a great location for sports-related companies http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=4590 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Mon, 25 Sep 9600 14:40:39 -0800 Due to its climate and terrain, Utah is home to a slew of companies that manufacture and sell outdoor and sporting products. A sampling of these companies include Goal Zero, Hoyt Archery, Lizard Skins... Move Over, Silicon Valley: Utah Has Arrived http://utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press/?item=3507 utahvalleyinformation.com/utahvalley/news-and-press Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There's a reason HBO called its TV-series parody of startup culture Silicon Valley and not Utah. Silicon Valley, in every sense, is still where it's at, if the "it" in ques...