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Governor Gary Herbert Hosts 9th Annual Economic Summit

March 30 2015 - 11:41 am
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Press Release For Immediate Release March 30, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Governor Gary Herbert Hosts 9th Annual Economic Summit Event aims to highlight Utah’s achievements and help businesses reach greater heights SALT LAKE CITY— Quite a few thrilling features will set this year’s summit apart from the rest, including stories…


Utah economy continues to add jobs

March 23 2015 - 10:41 am
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“Utah’s economy is the envy of the nation,” Herbert said. “It is great to see the private sector put more and more Utahns to work so they can move toward a more prosperous future.”


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Kaddas Enterprises, Inc. Receives prestigious award for their International success

March 19 2015 - 12:06 pm
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In support of Kaddas Enterprises, Inc., the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development brings the following to your attention: News Release For Immediate Release March 18, 2015 Contact: Patrick Scott, Director of Sales 801-972-5400 patricks@kaddas.com www.kaddas.com Kaddas Enterprises, Inc. Receives prestigious award for their International success Salt Lake City, UT Kaddas Enterprises, a small, Woman…


How Salt Lake City And Utah Became The New Gold Standard

March 19 2015 - 10:19 am
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See article on Forbes.com By: Marian Salzman, Forbes Contributor Austin envy is alive and well, especially on the heels of another jam-packed SXSW, but suddenly Utah is looking like the new benchmark for business and quality of life. A rash of new studies and rankings is proving that the Beehive State, and especially Salt Lake…


Utah to Honor Top Science and Tech Innovators at Annual Gala

March 16 2015 - 9:30 am
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News Release For Immediate Release March 16, 2015 Contact: Michael O’Malley GOED Business Marketing Director 801-538-8879, momalley@utah.gov Justin Berry USTAR Public Affairs Officer 801-538-8884, jberry@utah.gov Utah to honor top science and tech innovators at annual gala Eight individual leaders and one company will receive the Governor’s Medal SALT LAKE CITY — The Beehive State has…


Prosper Marketplace Selects Utah for Sales Headquarters

March 12 2015 - 3:03 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release March 12, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Sarah Cain, Prosper Marketplace 415-593-5474 scain@prosper.com Prosper Marketplace Selects Utah for Sales Headquarters The innovative marketplace lending company is expected to create more than 500 jobs SALT LAKE CITY, UT—Prosper Marketplace, along with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development…


Only in Utah: Hollywood and BYUtv

March 12 2015 - 2:55 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release Mar. 12, 2015 Contact: Ricardo Flores, Utah Film Commission 801-538-8740 rcflores@utah.gov Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Only in Utah: Hollywood and BYUtv GOED Board approves tax credit for a new Rob Reiner project, along with a renewal for “American Ride.” SALT LAKE CITY, Utah— The Utah Film Commission…


Famed Inventor Dean Kamen Coming to Utah

March 12 2015 - 8:15 am
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Vincent Horiuchi Public Relations Associate University of Utah College of Engineering (w) (801) 585-7499 vincent.horiuchi@utah.edu Famed Inventor Dean Kamen Coming to Utah Program founder to support Utah Regional FIRST Robotics Competition in West Valley City March 11, 2015 – Renowned inventor and entrepreneur, Dean Kamen, best known for designing the Segway…


CO-INVESTORS KENNET PARTNERS AND JOE WANG INVEST $17 MILLION TO ACQUIRE MAJORITY OWNERSHIP OF LEADING SAAS-BASED PRM PLATFORM PROVIDER TREEHOUSE INTERACTIVE

March 11 2015 - 8:31 am
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In support of TreeHouse Interactive, the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development brings the following to your attention: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Denise Nelson The Ventana Group 925.837.6277 dnelson@theventanagroup.com CO-INVESTORS KENNET PARTNERS AND JOE WANG INVEST $17 MILLION TO ACQUIRE MAJORITY OWNERSHIP OF LEADING SAAS-BASED PRM PLATFORM PROVIDER TREEHOUSE INTERACTIVE SALT LAKE CITY, Utah –…


UTAH’S EMPLOYMENT SUMMARY: JANUARY 2015

March 04 2015 - 8:34 am
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In support of the Utah Department of Workforce Services, we bring the following to your attention: News Release For Immediate Release March 4, 2015 Contact: NIC DUNN Public Information Officer 801.349.5961 (m) nicdunn@utah.gov UTAH’S EMPLOYMENT SUMMARY: JANUARY 2015 SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for January 2015 grew by an estimated 4.1 percent,…