Vivint Solar To Build New Corporate Headquarters in Utah’s Silicon Slopes

National Residential Solar Provider Breaks Ground on 163,000 Square Foot Building at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi, Utah

Vivint Solar (NYSE: VSLR), a leading provider of residential solar systems in the United States is breaking ground on the construction of a 163,000 square foot corporate headquarters in Lehi, Utah. The company currently employs nearly 1,000 Utah residents – approaching 3,000 nationwide – and continues to grow as a solar industry leader.

“We are proud to build our corporat

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New UTC 2014 Engineering Survey Highlights Urgent Need For Additional Graduates In STEM

-Newest Data Shows Utah’s Need For STEM-Skilled Candidates is Growing Rapidly -

Utah’s need for STEM-oriented employees and graduates is growing rapidly and is dire according to the newest Computer Science/Engineering survey results from the Utah Technology Council (UTC). The full results of the 2014 survey are available now from UTC’s website, www.utahtechcouncil.org.

Utah must redouble its efforts to advance STEM education in order to answer this need and to keep our high-paying techno... read the complete article »

EveryoneSocial’s Mobile Application Enables Employee Advocacy on the Go

-The company’s mobile app, available for both Android and iOS mobile devices, makes it easier than ever for employees to become thought leaders and advocates of their companies’ respective brands -

EveryoneSocial (http://www.everyonesocial.com/), the leading platform for enabling employee advocacy, today announced its mobile application that enables employees to be mobile advocates for their respective brands via their mobile devices.

The company built its mobile application to make sharin... read the complete article »

Stryde Publishes List of Top Ten Must-have Tools for Content Marketers

Stryde is a Utah-based content marketing company that focuses on not just finding more customers, but in helping business connect with their customers in ways that are more productive and engaging. Stride recently published their list of the Top Ten Must-have Tools For Content Marketers to employ to better their business in 2015. Among those mentioned in the list are stalwarts Wordpress, Hootsuite and Google Analytics. New to the list is Utah-based content marketing platform Steptap, a f... read the complete article »

ITUS Med Introduces Patient Data Security App

-New ITUS Med Security Solution Provides End-to-End Encryption, maximum security of Patient Healthcare Information-

In a move to make the protection of patient data easier and more secure, ITUS Med (http://itus-med.com/home/) has launched a new compliance software solution to provide end-to-end encryption of patient healthcare information in an easy-to-use app.

The ITUS Med solution provides patients and healthcare facilities with maximum security for protected healthcare information that exte... read the complete article »

LDS Charities Contributes $200,000 to Rotary International to Help Eradicate Polio in Africa

Gerald Summerhays, Past Utah Rotary District Governor, reports that Rotary International is pleased to share that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints through LDS Charities recently provided a $200,000 contribution to the Rotary Polio Plus Foundation for polio eradication efforts in 2015.  These funds will be matched by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation two to one and will be used to reach children in even the most inaccessible areas of Africa with the polio vaccine.

These gen

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The National Institute of Medical Aesthetics Named One Of Utah’s Best Companies To Work For In 2014

- The National Institute of Medical Aesthetics (NIMA) is dedicated to developing employees and helping them grow with the company -

The National Institute of Medical Aesthetics (NIMA) (www.nima.edu) announced today that they have been named one of Utah Business Magazine’s Best Companies To Work For in 2014. See the article on Best Companies to Work For in Utah Business Magazine here. The Best Companies To Work For awards honor companies that make work a place that employees look forward... read the complete article »

UTC Industry Breakfast: World-Renowned Strategist Jeff Dyer To Share Tips on How Startups Can Strategically Implement Innovation

-Dyer is the co-author of the new book, The Innovator's Method: Bringing the Lean Start-Up into Your Organization, that shares insight into how startups and entrepreneurs can bring their innovations to life and achieve success-

Strategy scholar Jeff Dyer, Ph.D. will share expertise and insight into how innovative startup businesses can take their big

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ideas to the next level and achieve

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Annual UTC PR Breakfast: How To Leverage Video for PR Like A Rock Star

-Marketing and Advertising Experts share examples of success using video in digital public relations and strategic content marketing campaigns-

In effective public relations, video is king. The Utah Technology Council’s (UTC) (http://www.utahtech.org/) upcoming PR Breakfast will discuss best practices for using video and image mediums and how Utah technology companies can best implement these strategies. The event is Friday, December 5, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Instructure, loc... read the complete article »

Get 20 Percent Off Christmas Light Installation with TaskEASY

A local Utah company called TaskEASY is offering a deal right now for Christmas light installation. They take the work out of finding a company and right now you can get 20% off professional light installation when you use code UWGZD2. Many of us are already preparing for the holidays and struggling to get things done. One task that I dread is getting the Christmas lights up. I wanted to introduce you to a Utah company called TaskEASY that can help you out. TaskEasy makes it simple fo... read the complete article »