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Salt Lake City’s Opportunity Zones

Posted on: February 6th, 2020

Opportunity Zones (OZ’s) are a new community development program established by Congress in the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 to encourage long-term investments in low-income and urban communities nationwide. OZ’s are an economic development tool—that is, they are designed to spur economic development and job creation in our distressed communities.  OZ’s offer investors […]

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5 Takeaways from Silicon Slopes 2020

Posted on: February 5th, 2020

We loved our time last week at the 2020 Silicon Slopes Tech Summit! Thank you to the amazing organizers and speakers. And thank you to local business leaders we interviewed between sessions (watch for that video series, coming soon!) What an inspiring event! Our team was out connecting and learning, we had a blast!  Key […]

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Get Cozy with the Brown Bag Concert Series

Posted on: January 25th, 2020

Hey Brown Bag fans, the Salt Lake City Arts Council has revamped the 2020 Brown Bag Concert Series to work more closely with Salt Lake City’s business community – so close, they’re bringing the program indoors and closer to your neighborhood! Check out what is playing in January and February. For over 40 years, the Brown Bag […]

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Living Traditions Wins Grant From the National Endowment for the Arts

Posted on: January 17th, 2020

We have a brilliant arts council in Salt Lake City. Not only do they work hard every day to lift up and promote the arts and culture scene, but they are constantly pursuing grant opportunities and corporate sponsorships to support it. With that hard work, they have some exciting news to share! The Salt Lake […]

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