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Business Advisory Board 9th West Business Tour

Posted on: November 28th, 2018

On November 14th, the Business Advisory Board (BAB) toured some of Salt Lake City’s 9th West businesses. It’s part of an ongoing effort to uphold the board’s mission to “foster an equitable and robust business ecosystem as ambassadors, advocates, and advisors.” Councilmember Andrew Johnston (District 2) and Councilmember James Rogers (District 1) were also in attendance, supporting their respective districts. […]

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Jobs, Unemployment, and Wages

Posted on: November 21st, 2018

SLC Economic Development Workforce Development Manager Jake Maxwell offers this latest blog on how promoting growth, diversity, and your employee’s strengths will minimize workforce turnover. As always, we’d love to hear your feedback. Something interesting is happening with low unemployment, which is keeping businesses on their feet and trying to make themselves more valuable and […]

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Polarity TE Announces New Headquarters Relocation to Accommodate Rapid Growth

Posted on: November 20th, 2018

Biotechnology company PolarityTE, Inc. (Nasdaq: PTE), has announced its new corporate headquarters location at 123 N Wright Brothers Drive in Salt Lake City, which will open in December 2018. The 40,000-sq. ft. building will have over 100 employee offices and house research testing labs. The Company’s existing space at 1960 South 4250 West will continue […]

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Public Art Honors SLC Firefighters

Posted on: November 19th, 2018

Salt Lake City Arts Council is excited to unveil the latest public art installation at the new Fire Station 14 located at 3800 W. and California Ave.  Matt Thurber, Communications Manager with the Salt Lake City Arts Council writes this latest blog on the artists’ process and how the installation honors the firefighters who work and […]

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