Business Services

Go Utah’s Business Services team works with federal, state, and local partners to support entrepreneurs and Utah businesses so they can grow and prosper in the global marketplace.
The Business Services team includes many initiatives:
  • The Center for Rural Development — works with businesses in Utah’s rural counties, providing them with resources to support entrepreneurs, sustain businesses, develop communities, and improve employment opportunities
  • The International Trade and Diplomacy team — facilitates diplomacy for the state and leverages diplomatic contacts to develop and expand foreign markets for Utah
  • Main Street Program — helps Utah communities revitalize their economy, appearance, and image of downtown commercial districts
  • Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) — helps Utah businesses successfully compete in the government marketplace
  • Utah Broadband Center — advances economic opportunity, energy efficiency, telecommuting, education, and telehealth by enhancing Utah’s broadband infrastructure
  • Utah Immigration Assistance Center — helps businesses and individuals navigate foreign labor laws by introducing resources and networks to those who need help when they need it
  • The award-winning Utah Innovation Center — supports Utah’s key industries and assists Utah innovators and entrepreneurs with startup funding
  • Utah’s 46 federal Opportunity Zones — providing investors with endless potential to generate lasting community impact

Business Services Explained

Hear from Ryan Starks, managing director of Business Services, as he talks about the different programs and services offered.