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DEMAND FOR TECH WORKERS IS DRIVING OFFICE MARKET MOMENTUM IN SALT LAKE, SAYS NEW CBRE REPORT RANKING TOP 50 U.S. “TECH TALENT” MARKETS

April 14 2015 - 1:45 pm
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Press Release Contact: Kathleen McMillan +1 801 869 8045 kathleen.mcmillan@cbre.com DEMAND FOR TECH WORKERS IS DRIVING OFFICE MARKET MOMENTUM IN SALT LAKE, SAYS NEW CBRE REPORT RANKING TOP 50 U.S. “TECH TALENT” MARKETS #25 on the overall list, Salt Lake ranks in the top five of small markets Los Angeles, April 14, 2015 – Tech talent clustering…


Gov. Herbert Announces Selection of Utah’s Delegation for National Youth Science Camp

April 14 2015 - 10:41 am
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News Release For Immediate Release April 14, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Gov. Herbert Announces Selection of Utah’s Delegation for National Youth Science Camp Two high school students will represent the state at the 52nd annual camp in West Virginia SALT LAKE CITY – Gov. Gary R. Herbert announced today that…


Utah Legislature Okays Online Insurance and HR Company Offerings

April 13 2015 - 10:56 am
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News Release For Immediate Release April 13, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Utah Legislature Okays Online Insurance and HR Company Offerings Governor Gary Herbert’s Signing of HB141 allows Zenefits to Operate in Utah SALT LAKE CITY— During its recent session, the Utah Legislature updated the statutory insurance inducement definitions to allow…


Utah #1 Best Economic Outlook for 2015

April 10 2015 - 4:45 pm
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Utah again earns the top spot for states with the best economic outlook, followed by North Dakota, Indiana, North Carolina and Arizona, according to the newest edition of Rich States, Poor States released today by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).


State Focus: Industry Is Not The Only Thing Buzzing In Utah

April 09 2015 - 3:15 pm
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Life elevated. Elevated really means living higher—and no, this does not just pertain to Utah’s average elevation of 6,100 feet above sea level. Utah boasts one of the best economies in the nation. What does that mean for you? A higher quality of life.


Utah: The Indie Film State

April 09 2015 - 1:52 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release April 9, 2015 Contact: Ricardo Flores, Utah Film Commission 801-538-8740 rcflores@utah.gov Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Utah: The Indie Film State GOED Board approves incentives for new production to be directed by award-winning director Roger Donaldson along with three others projects SALT LAKE CITY—The Utah Film Commission announced…


Connolly iHealth Technologies Chooses Utah for Western Operations

April 09 2015 - 1:40 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release April 9, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Anne Marcus, Connolly iHT Communications Manager 203-423-1456 Anne.marcus@connolly.com Connolly iHealth Technologies Chooses Utah for Western Operations The global payment integrity firm is expected to add 145 jobs to the community SALT LAKE CITY—Connolly iHealth Technologies, along with the Governor’s…


As Healthcare Expands in Utah, So Will CHG Healthcare Services

April 09 2015 - 1:33 pm
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News Release For Immediate Release April 9, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Spencer Sutherland, CHG Healthcare Services 801-930-3876 spencer.sutherland@chghealthcare.com As Healthcare Expands in Utah, So Will CHG Healthcare Services The Salt Lake City-based healthcare staffing company will expand in Utah, adding up to 500 jobs SALT LAKE CITY—CHG Healthcare Services and…


Bevan K. Wilson Appointed to GOED Board

April 09 2015 - 10:42 am
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New Release For Immediate Release April 10, 2015 Contact: Michael Sullivan, GOED Communications Director 801-538-8811 mgsullivan@utah.gov Bevan K. Wilson Appointed to GOED Board The respected leader will bring 60 years of experience in both the private and public sector to the board SALT LAKE CITY—The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) is pleased to announce…


BlackRock Leads $200 Million Round in Domo at $2 Billion Valuation

April 08 2015 - 10:49 am
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Domo disclosed today that it has landed that much in a Series D led by the investment firm BlackRock in a round that also included Capital Group and Glynn Capital, while prior investor GGV Capital also participated in a “significant way.” The round values Domo at $2 billion, more than double its prior valuation of…