Leading Equity Management Platform Capshare Achieves $1M Funding, Rapid Expansion in 2014

-Cap Table Management, Valuation Services, and Simplified 409a Compliance Contribute to Rapid Company Growth-

Capshare, provider of a comprehensive equity management platform for valuation service providers and for organizations, has closed $1 million in strategic funding as a part of its strategy for significant growth in 2014, the company’s executives said.

Launched in 2012 and taken forward as an independent organization in 2013, Capshare is rapidly emerging as an industry leader with mor... read the complete article »

Senator Orrin Hatch Previews 2015 Innovation Agenda at Utah Technology Council (UTC) Event

-IP Protection, Data Privacy, and Corporate R&D Tax Reform Top the List of Legislative Initiatives Designed to Spur Innovation-

Utah’s increasing presence in the global tech industry made Salt Lake City the ideal location for U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch’s preview this week of his innovation agenda for the 114th Congress. The Utah Technology Council (UTC) (http://www.utahtech.org/) hosted Hatch’s presentation to leading Utah technology executives at the headquarter offices of Overstock.co

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Axle Creek’s Trio of Singles and Debut Album Slated for Fall Release

– Country-rock group explores life, choice and consequence in debut release, The Journey Home –

 Axle Creek, a countrified rock band, announced the release of three new tracks “Figure It Out,” “Changing Course” and “Soldiers’ Sacrifice,” the first three songs from their full-length album, The Journey Home, scheduled for release on December 9, 2014.

“Our goal is to create quality music with a message of substance,” said Bob Carey, songwriter and producer on the project. ... read the complete article »

Startup Conversation Series Featuring Gavin Christensen, Karl Sun, and Ken Davis

Beehive Startups is hosting a Startup Conversation this Wednesday evening from 6-8 at The Leonardo, downtown SLC. This month’s event will be moderated by Gavin Christensen, Managing Director of Kickstart Seed Fund and features Karl Sun, CEO of Lucid, and Ken Davis, CEO of TaskEasy.

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The evening will include a free dinner, the rockstar panel mentioned above, and the opportunity to mingle with fellow entrepreneurs. As will now be usual, the Startup Conversat... read the complete article »

UTC Hosts Preview of an Innovation Agenda for the 114th Congress with Senator Orrin Hatch

-October 21 Event Will Inform Community on Important U.S. Legislative Initiatives Designed to Spur Innovation- The Utah Technology Council (UTC) (http://www.utahtech.org/) will host U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch in previewing an innovation agenda for the 114th Congress. The event will be held at the Overstock.com office building located at 6350 South 3000 East in Salt Lake City. It begins promptly at 11:30 a.m. MDT and runs until 12:30 p.m. MDT. Click here to register. There is no cost to atten... read the complete article »

How To Establish Your Company As A Source Of Useful How-to Information

One of the best ways to engage your customers is to provide them with information that helps them use and enjoy your products. Research indicates that consumers will spend up to 20 minutes trying to assemble, install or implement a product before becoming frustrated. Frustration leads to product returns and a negative customer experience; things you want to avoid. ;-) Here are a few ways you can use the Steptap platform to create useful content that will improve your search presence, impro... read the complete article »

UVEF Meetup on Getting Business Exposure

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Employee Advocacy Platform EveryoneSocial Sponsoring a Social Media Today Webinar

-The webinar, entitled Social Media at Work: Employee Advocacy Success Stories, features industry employee advocacy leaders from Collaborative IQ, HP, Kelly Services and PricewaterhouseCoopers - EveryoneSocial (http://everyonesocial.com/), the leading platform for employee advocacy, is sponsoring a special Social Media Today webinar on the benefits of putting an employee advocacy program in place for a company’s brand and why these programs make good business sense. The webinar, entitled... read the complete article »

NuvoH2O Water Softening Systems Now Available at RC Willey Locations in Three Western States

-NuvoH2O water softening systems are now available at RC Willey locations throughout Idaho, Nevada and Utah- NuvoH2O (http://www.nuvoh2o.com/) today announced its water softening systems are now available at RC Willey (http://www.rcwilley.com/) locations throughout Idaho, Nevada and Utah. RC Willey founder Rufus Call Willey built the foundation for the company’s success on specializing in home appliances. This company tradition remains at the forefront of its philosophy today. RC Willey ... read the complete article »

Big-D Construction Employees Elected as 2014-2015 NAWIC Officers

The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) Salt Lake Chapter 90 has selected new officers for 2014-2015, including two Big-D Construction employees. Cheryl Kay, Big-D project assistant, has been elected as the chapter’s President for the second consecutive year. Jana Cochell, Big-D subcontractor manager, has been elected to the Board of Directors, as well as named the CAD Competition Chair and Membership Chair. Additional officers for 2014-2015 include:  Vice Presiden... read the complete article »