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East African Cuisine Available in Midtown Salt Lake City

Posted on: September 13th, 2022

Salt Lake City, UT – Against all odds amidst a global pandemic, and with the help of Salt Lake City’s Business Development Division in the Department of Economic Development, Oromian Restaurant reopened in Salt Lake City’s midtown neighborhood on State Street.  Rundassa Eshete, owner of Oromian, took two years to transform his State Street location […]

Quality Over Quantity

Posted on: February 11th, 2022

The perfect captain and co-owner for the new Milk+ bar on Harvey Milk Blvd in Salt Lake City’s MidTown District is Brent White.  With an extensive background in the restaurant industry, bartending, business design and real estate, he blends experience with vision in this new amazing mega bar, Milk+. The concept of Milk+ was a […]

A Rising Tide Lifts All Ships

Posted on: June 2nd, 2021

There’s an old saying: “A rising tide lifts all ships.” That concept isn’t limited to boats in the harbor, it applies to the work we are doing in economic development. It’s about embracing an abundance mindset that benefits ALL types of business owners, regardless of their gender, ethnicity, or neighborhood. And in Salt Lake City […]