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Girls Who Code Clubs to Launch Statewide in Utah 

February 22 2018 - 12:51 pm
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*attached contains the following News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Felsted, Marketing Communications Specialist STEM Action Center 801-673-7601 kfelsted@utah.gov Girls Who Code Clubs to Launch Statewide in Utah  SALT LAKE CITY (Feb. 22, 2018)— In partnership with Adobe, Dell EMC, Girls Who Code and Microsoft, the Utah STEM Action Center announced the launch of…


GOED Announces Recipients of 2018 Tech Commercialization Grant

February 08 2018 - 12:54 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Aimee Edwards GOED Communications Director 801- 538-8811 edwards@utah.gov GOED Announces Recipients of 2018 Tech Commercialization Grant SALT LAKE CITY (Feb. 8, 2018)—The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) today announced the selection of the 2018 Technology Commercialization and Innovation Program (TCIP) grant recipients. The grants are designed to help…


GOED Announces Rural Businesses of the Year Award Winners

February 02 2018 - 4:02 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Aimee Edwards GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 edwards@utah.gov GOED Announces Rural Businesses of the Year Award Winners SALT LAKE CITY (Feb. 2, 2018) — At Rural Day on the Hill today, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED)  announced the winners of the Rural Businesses of the Year awards. “Utah has…


IT Pathways Program Powers Up

January 19 2018 - 1:43 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Aimee Edwards GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 edwards@utah.gov IT Pathways Program Powers Up SALT LAKE CITY (Jan. 19, 2018)—The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and Silicon Slopes today announced the official kick-off of the IT Pathways program, including three pilot regions and the creation of an industry-led board to oversee…


Autonomous Solutions, Inc. to Grow at Home

January 11 2018 - 2:43 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Aimee Edwards GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 edwards@utah.gov Brandon Taylor Marketing Manager Autonomous Solutions, Inc. 435-755-2980 brandon.taylor@asirobots.com Autonomous Solutions, Inc. to Grow at Home SALT LAKE CITY (Jan. 11, 2018)—The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) today announced Autonomous Solutions, Inc. (ASI) will expand in Utah, adding up to 135…


Parker Hannifin to Move Additional Repair Operations to Utah

January 11 2018 - 2:32 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Aimee Edwards GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 edwards@utah.gov Cheryl Flohr Director, Communications 949-887-0716 cflohr@parker.com Parker Hannifin to Move Additional Repair Operations to Utah SALT LAKE CITY (Jan. 11, 2018)—The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) today announced Parker Hannifin Corporation will relocate more operations to Utah, adding up to 77…


GOED Appoints Aerospace and IT Industry Director

December 08 2017 - 12:40 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Aimee Edwards GOED Communications Director (801) 538-8811 edwards@utah.gov GOED Appoints Aerospace and IT Industry Director SALT LAKE CITY (Dec. 8, 2017) — The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) has appointed Chanel Flores as the director of the IT and aerospace and defense clusters. In her role as cluster…


Val Hale: Utah is better and stronger when businesses and government work together

November 13 2017 - 9:45 am

In his 2009 inaugural address, Gov. Gary R. Herbert challenged Utah to create unprecedented partnerships that would lead to unlimited possibilities for the state. Utahns have responded to that challenge in impressive fashion. Indeed, one of Utah’s secrets to success is the willingness of companies and nonprofits to partner with government to solve problems and…


Snap Inc. Chooses Utah for Future Expansion

November 09 2017 - 2:18 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Aimee Edwards GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 edwards@utah.gov press@snap.com Snap Inc. Chooses Utah for Future Expansion SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 9, 2017)—The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) today announced that Snap Inc. will expand operations to Utah, adding up to 50 new jobs. “Snap Inc’s innovative approach and high paying…


TaskEasy Chooses To Expand In Utah

November 09 2017 - 12:33 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Contact: Aimee Edwards GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 edwards@utah.gov Vince McCullam Director of Marketing 435-730-6443 vince.mccullam@taskeasy.com TaskEasy Chooses To Expand In Utah SALT LAKE CITY (Nov. 9, 2017)—The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) today announced that Utah-based TaskEasy will expand in the state, adding up to 191 jobs, $5.3 million…