6 12, 2018

‘Fiercely Loyal to This School’: Brad Mortensen — a University Administrator and Community Advocate — Named Weber State’s New President

By |2018-12-07T14:47:15+00:00December 6th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Courtney Tanner in The Salt Lake Tribune on December 6, 2018 For the past decade, Brad Mortensen has had a picture hanging in his office that his 9-year-old daughter drew. In red crayon, it said “BYU” with a thumbs down next to it and “Weber” with a thumbs up. Mortensen said he [...]

6 12, 2018

UTA Seeks Comments on Proposed Murray-Taylorsville-West Valley City Bus Rapid Transit Line

By |2018-12-07T14:43:43+00:00December 6th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Lee Davidson in The Salt Lake Tribune on December 6, 2018 A new bus rapid transit (BRT) line could come soon that would run from Murray through Taylorsville to the West Valley City Central Station — and the Utah Transit Authority is seeking comment on an updated environmental study report about it. [...]

5 12, 2018

Biotechnology Startup Applied Biosensors Gets a Leg up From USTAR

By |2018-12-07T15:09:27+00:00December 5th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Brian Somers in Utah Policy on December 5, 2018 For Applied Biosensors, the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR) has played a critical role in helping to accelerate the company’s technology development plans. A spinout of the University of Utah, Applied Biosensors produces continuous biochemical monitoring systems and biosensors that can [...]

4 12, 2018

A-Rod, Jeff Flake and a Slew of Big-Time Tech CEOs Headed for Slopes Summit

By |2018-12-07T15:39:12+00:00December 4th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Art Raymond in Deseret News on December 4, 2018 LEHI — Following an uprecedented year of successes, the Utah tech community will have a chance to launch 2019 in equally grand style thanks to the biggest lineup yet coming to January's Silicon Slopes Tech Summit. While there are many slots still to [...]

4 12, 2018

Utah Utes Announce 2019 Football Schedule

By |2018-12-06T11:29:05+00:00December 4th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Dirk Facer in Deseret News on December 4, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s 2019 football schedule has been finalized as far as dates are concerned. The Utes open the season Thursday, Aug. 29, at BYU. They’ll complete their non-conference slate the following two weeks at Rice-Eccles Stadium against Northern Illinois (Sept. [...]

3 12, 2018

UVU Launches Search for New Provost and Vice President

By |2018-12-06T14:37:09+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Braley Dodson in Daily Herald on December 3, 2018 Utah Valley University has launched a national search for its next provost and vice president for academic affairs. Jeffery Olson, who currently serves in the roles, will retire at the end of the 2018-19 academic year. He originally planned to retire five years [...]

3 12, 2018

Holland & Hart Expands Salt Lake City Office with Addition of Four Attorneys

By |2018-12-06T14:04:16+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Pulse on December 3, 2018 Holland & Hart announced the addition of four attorneys, Emily Tabak, Chris LeCates, Nils Lofgren, and Rob Hartshorn, to the firm’s Salt Lake City office. Emily, Chris, and Nils join the firm’s Environmental, Energy and Natural Resources practice. Rob joins the firm’s Real Estate and Construction [...]

3 12, 2018

Parr Brown Gee & Loveless Received 38 Tier 1 Regional Rankings from U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2019 ‘Best Law Firms’ in Salt Lake Metropolitan Area

By |2018-12-07T13:15:04+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Pulse on December 3, 2018 The law firm of Parr Brown Gee & Loveless is delighted to announce they have been received 38 Tier 1 Regional rankings by U.S. News – Best Lawyers© in the recently released 2019 “Best Law Firms” list. According to the publication, “Firms included in the list are recognized [...]

2 12, 2018

Bank of Utah Makes Changes to Prepare for the Future

By |2018-12-07T13:35:37+00:00December 2nd, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Pulse on December 2, 2018 Douglas L. DeFries, President and CEO of Bank of Utah announced recent changes reflecting the company’s growth and commitment to build the Bank for the future. Roger G. Shumway, Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer will change some of his responsibilities and now oversee wealth [...]

30 11, 2018

CBRE Urban Photographer of the Year 2019 Competition Opens for Entries

By |2018-11-30T11:45:54+00:00November 30th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

‘Future Cities’ is the Theme for 12th Annual Urban Photography Competition Salt Lake City – November 30, 2018 – CBRE has launched its 2019 global Urban Photographer of the Year competition with the theme, “Future Cities.” Now in its 12th year, the competition continues to grow, with last year’s contest attracting more than 80,000 entries [...]