Utah’s outdoor industries have found the state to be a particularly attractive place to locate or start their business. They enjoy Utah’s strong economic advantages such as a skilled and educated workforce, a low cost of doing business and a business-friendly climate. Utah’s four-season mountain and active lifestyle add considerably to the appeal. Utah also offers the perfect research and development proving ground for outdoor products. The close access to outdoor recreation areas provides plenty of hands-on product development
can be done where the products are being designed and manufactured. Learn more about Utah’s Outdoor Economy here and about the outdoor economy nationwide, here. Not only is Utah a great place to beta test outdoor products, it offers easy access to business, political, education and social contacts. Best of all, Utah is one of the few places where one can ski, climb or bike and meet with clients all in the same day.