Category Archives: Utah

STARTfest held in Provo to promote startups.

PROVO, Utah — StartFEST, a week-long festival for startup companies held in Provo, is bringing together entrepreneurs and startups both old and new in an attempt to promote and foster the local business-growing environment. While this is the first ...

EnerBank opens Provo office, looks for more employees.

PROVO, Utah — Industrial bank EnerBank USA has opened its new Provo office. With more than $1 billion in assets in the home improvement industry, EnerBank’s new office is an expansion of the company’s corporate headquarters, located i ...

Chipotle opens in Orem.

OREM, Utah — Chipotle has opened a store in Orem. It is the first Chipotle in Utah County. The restaurant is at University Place in Orem. Thus far, the restaurant has hired 42 employees, many of whom are students in high school and college. The Chipo ...

JBS expanding Hyrum plant, adding 120 jobs.

HYRUM, Utah — Meat processing company JBS is adding more than 191,000 square feet to its current local operations by constructing two buildings in what is the biggest ever expansion in the history of its Hyrum plant. Growing demands are behind t ...

Wasatch Outdoors launches innovative shoelace line.

LINDON, Utah — If you become lost in the wilderness and need to start a fire or catch a fish but forgot to pack tinder or a line, than Lindon-based startup Wasatch Outdoors has the solution to help you survive this potentially sticky situation. Jus ...

Entrata moving Leasing Center to accommodate growth.

LEHI, Utah — Real estate software company Entrata will relocate its Leasing Center headquarters in order to meet the needs of its quick growth. The new location will let Entrata double the number of leasing specialists it can hire to work in it ...

Yinc Marketing launches innovative sales tool.

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Wes Bledsoe, a sophomore and communications major at Dixie State University, has established an Internet marketing company called Yinc Marketing that helps companies get the word out about their products without being cost-prohibi ...

Switchpoint expands with new building in St. George.

ST. GEORGE, Utah — The Switchpoint Community Resource Center, a place which offers food, housing, amenities, and job search help to people in need, is opening a larger center capable of housing up to 64 people and assisting many more. The center has ...

Orem-based Altra perfects new running shoe technology.

OREM, Utah — Altra, an Orem-based running shoe company recognized for its innovative “zero drop” shoe design, stole the spotlight to become one of the biggest head turners at the Outdoor Retailer trade show in Salt Lake City this year ...