Utah Prosperity Project2018-07-18T14:18:00-07:00

The State of Good: Introducing Utah Community Builders

While it is true that Utah has the fastest growing economy in the country right now, we would be making a mistake if we patted ourselves on the back and said that it had mostly to do with things we had done. We all, collectively as a business community, certainly [...]

Giving of Ourselves when the ‘Season of Giving’ is Over

As February draws near, the holiday season is long in the rearview of our mind. The season of giving is gone, the New Year resolution has likely lost its luster and it's full steam ahead for 2019. Our hearts which grew a little larger, as we counted our blessings, reflected [...]

The Olympics: The Gift that Keeps on Giving

Utah got its Christmas gift a little early this year. Last week, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced it had selected Salt Lake City to bid on a future Winter Games, putting the capital city into the international competition to host another Winter Olympics, likely in 2030. The announcement [...]

The votes have been tallied, now the real work begins

More than two weeks after the polls closed, a winner was announced in the race to represent the people of Utah’s 4th Congressional District.  Democratic Salt Lake County Mayor, Ben McAdams, claimed victory over Representative Mia Love by less than 700 votes. And thus concludes what has been called one [...]

Building a Prosperous Business Starts with Building Up People

On the heels of National Manufacturing Day, I had the opportunity to visit one of Utah’s largest medical device manufacturers—Merit Medical. As I walked through the halls of Merit’s expansive South Jordan campus I wasn’t just struck by its size, but more so the ability of the company’s Chairman, CEO [...]

Don’t call it a redesign: Utah is getting an entirely new airport and with it unlimited opportunity

If you follow the winding white lines past Terminals 1 and 2, it’s hard to miss the new behemoth rising above Salt Lake City International Airport. While the new traffic pattern prevents you from stopping too long to take a look at what’s taking shape, you know it’s something big. [...]