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Expand Your Borders, Expand Your Business

July 02 2015 - 9:04 am
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News Release For Immediate Release July 2, 2015 Contact: Jessica Nield Marketing & Communications Director World Trade Center Utah (801) 538-8786 jnield@wtcutah.com Michael Sullivan GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Expand Your Borders, Expand Your Business Annual Utah Global Forum to help Utah companies grow internationally SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Our world is no longer…


Utah Rises to 4th in the Nation for Broadband Speeds, 15th Internationally

June 30 2015 - 11:40 am
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Utah has once again risen in the ranks of broadband capability to fourth among the states and fifteenth internationally. According to the Akamai Q1 2015 State of the Internet report, Utah’s average connection speed is 15.7 Mbps which is only behind the District of Columbia, Virginia, and Delaware which averaged 18.6 Mbps. In Q4 2014, Akamai reported…


How STEM Skills Can Increase Your Chances of Getting Hired

June 26 2015 - 12:55 pm

How STEM Skills Can Increase Your Chances of Getting Hired By Vance Checketts, Vice President and General Manager, EMC Utah One of the age-old questions of any graduating college student is that of how to find a job upon, or even before, graduation. Ask any typical college senior and they’ll tell you that this question…


RED WING SHOE COMPANY ANNOUNCES ACTIVATION OF A FOREIGN TRADE ZONE IN UTAH

June 26 2015 - 8:48 am
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Paige Dietz PHONE: (651) 385-6770 EMAIL: paige.dietz@redwingshoes.com RED WING SHOE COMPANY ANNOUNCES ACTIVATION OF A FOREIGN TRADE ZONE IN UTAH June 15, 2015 (Red Wing, MN) – Red Wing Shoe Company is pleased to announce the activation of a Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) at our distribution center in Salt Lake City,…


Local Businesses Connect with Northrop Grumman

June 24 2015 - 9:29 am
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News Release For Immediate Release June 23, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Local Businesses Connect with Northrop Grumman Outreach event educates and engages small business community, provides relationship-building opportunities SALT LAKE CITY, UT – The Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) and Northrop Grumman Corporation held a small business outreach event today…


Utah STEM Action Center holds a STEM Best Practices Conference

June 22 2015 - 9:24 am
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News Release For Immediate Release June 22, 2015 Contact: Kaitlin Felsted, Marketing Communications Specialist STEM Action Center 801-538-8747 kfelsted@utah.gov Utah STEM Action Center holds a STEM Best Practices Conference Conference highlights the success of various STEM programs and grant opportunities SALT LAKE CITY, UT— The Utah STEM Action Center was created over two years ago,…


Utah: One of the Fastest Places in America to Get a Job

June 19 2015 - 9:13 am
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News Release For Immediate Release June 18, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Utah: One of the Fastest Places in America to Get a Job State ranks third best for job seekers SALT LAKE CITY, UT— Job-hunting? Utah is helping. Several state agencies are collaborating to support an active, productive and thriving…


TreeHouse Interactive Expands Leadership Team to Capitalize on Explosive Partner Relationship Management Growth

June 18 2015 - 2:49 pm
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kerry Desberg TreeHouse Interactive 425-231-9529 kerry.desberg@treehousei.com Mark Burfeind Voxus PR 206-686-9683 mburfeind@voxuspr.com TreeHouse Interactive Expands Leadership Team to Capitalize on Explosive Partner Relationship Management Growth Proven tech market builder Philippe Ortodoro to expand industry’s most robust SaaS PRM solution into Europe; Ancestry.com and Domo vet Ron Hair added to scale architecture…


Utah Governor Concludes Western European Trade Mission at Paris Air Show

June 16 2015 - 11:41 am
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News Release For Immediate Release June 16, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Kim Frost, EDCUtah 801-608-8427 kfrost@edcutah.org Utah Governor Concludes Western European Trade Mission at Paris Air Show Governor Herbert promotes Utah as a premier global business destination to international aerospace companies PARIS — Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert, along with key officials…


Gov. Gary R. Herbert Visits Luxembourg’s American Cemetery and Memorial

June 12 2015 - 12:43 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release June 12, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Gov. Gary R. Herbert Visits Luxembourg’s American Cemetery and Memorial Trade mission delegation pays respects to fallen soldiers SALT LAKE CITY, UT – The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) reported today that Gov. Gary R. Herbert, accompanied by…