Business In Utah
    The 2024 Business In Utah magazine includes articles highlighting important work done by the Economic Opportunity office and partners. It features Utah as the Startup State with its unparalleled quality of life, well-educated workforce, support for small businesses, and more.
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    Why Utah?

    Programs & Services

    GOEO manages various programs and initiatives that are robust, diverse, and provide Utah entrepreneurs and businesses with distinct advantages.

    The state Legislature defines the office’s programs and initiatives in consultation with Utah's executive branch and is administered by the office’s capable public servants.

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    Best State
    Best Small Cities for Starting a Business
    Best Economic Outlook

    Utah ranked No. 1 for the 17th year in a row

    Rich States Poor States — April 2024


    GOEO manages the 100 Companies Championing Women initiative in partnership with the Utah Women & Leadership Project. The initiative focuses on recognizing and highlighting the stories of 100 Utah companies and organizations that offer family-friendly policies and practices, as well as women-specific initiatives known to impact the recruiting, hiring, retaining, and advancing of women employees, managers, and leaders.

    Applications for the 2023-2024 nominations are now open.

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