Not Sure Where To Start Looking For Funding? Let the Venture Funding Program Help You Decide! Applying to the Wayne Brown Institute’s Venture Funding Program is the 1st step in building key relationships that have the potential to connect you to the capital your venture needs. This is done through the Institute’s proprietary program called Cooperative Venturing. It starts with you, right here, right now! When you submit your application today, it will be reviewed by the Institute’s Venture Review […]
Idaho start-ups show off breakthroughs in clean technology at the 31st Annual Investors Choice Conference
GenZ Technology invents crop spray technology that uses 70% less chemical – ideal for vineyards, strawberries BiologiQ, Inc. reinvents Idaho’s most famous cash crop using waste potato starch to make biodegradable plastic products (Salt Lake City – February 2, 2015) – Clean technology from two Idaho-based companies will be among the presenting companies at this years annual Investors Choice Conference on February 12, in Midway, Utah. Precision crop spray technology developed by GenZ Technology in Boise drastically reduces waste in […]
2015 Investors Choice Conference features Internet security experts with the lowdown on why modifying digital behavior is the first step in defending against bad guys in cyberspace (Salt Lake City – February 2, 2015) – You can deploy all the technology you can afford to fend off cyber attacks and protect your company’s important data from theft, but if you fail to realize information security begins with personal responsibility, your valuable digital assets are wide open. In the fast-paced world […]
The Wayne Brown Institute, a Utah nonprofit, has been a boon to the Salt Lake City area. BY ZACH KYLE firstname.lastname@example.org December 16, 2014 GenZ Technology CEO Grant Thompson spent two years raising $1.6 million in startup money. That usually meant traveling from the Treasure Valley to California. His company, which aims to make crop sprayers that operate more efficiently than the industry standard, had already raised some money from the two local angel-investor groups, the Boise Angel Alliance and the […]
Q Therapeutics Expands Board of Directors with Appointment of Dr. Hunter Jackson as Independent Member
Company Also Announces Formation of Governance and NominatingCommittee and Related Appointments of Directors Salt Lake City, UT – (Marketwired) – September 23, 2014 – Q Therapeutics, Inc., an emerging biotechnology company developing innovative cell therapy products for the treatment of debilitating diseases of the central nervous system, today announced the appointment of Hunter Jackson, Ph.D. as an independent member to the Company’s Board of Directors. In addition, Dr. Jackson has agreed to serve on the Board’s newly formed Governance […]
Originally posted on Aviacode.com | PR Aviacode, a leader in technology-enabled medical coding services, announces the promotion of current President and COO Lane Monson to the Chief Executive Officer position, effective October 1, 2014. Monson, a seasoned business executive with both domestic and international experience, joined Aviacode in July 2011. His previous roles at world-class companies such as IBM, Oracle, and Infor-Global Solutions, prepared him to lead Aviacode’s significant and sustained growth over the past three years. Aviacode Board Chairman […]
Originally posted on Welldog.com | PR WellDog announced it is one of twelve companies that will participate in the inaugural Oil and Gas Cleantech Challenge. A group of top oil and gas companies including ConocoPhillips, Encana and Noble Energy selected WellDog from a national pool of applicants. “ConocoPhillips is pleased to be a founding supporter of the Oil and Gas Cleantech Challenge,” said Dave Heskin, Technology and Projects Manager at ConocoPhillips. “We look forward to working with clean technology leaders […]
Originally posted on Helidynepower.com | PR Washington, Utah – Helidyne LLC, has raised $1 million in series-A funding from its equity partner to finance completion of its first order for off-shore power generation equipment to Pemex –the world’s 6th largest oil & gas producer. Funds will also be used to construct a permanent test stand at the Red Rock Generating Facility in St. George, Utah. Read More…..
Originally posted on QThere.com | PR Salt Lake City, UT – (Marketwired) – August 21, 2014 – Q Therapeutics, Inc., an emerging biotechnology company developing innovative cell therapy products for the treatment of debilitating diseases of the central nervous system, today announced that the Company has been invited to present at the Swedish-American Life Science Summit 2014 to be held in Stockholm, Sweden on August 20-22, 2014. Read More…..
As of the 1st of October, the government has been essentially shut down. Congress is deadlocked, debating the benefits of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) implemented by President Obama. The plan itself has many aspects that are hoped to help the American citizens save money on health care, or afford health care in the first place. There is some confusion as to what the ACA’s cost cutting programs are, so here are a few: It is now encouraged for hospitals and […]
There are a lot of expenses that businesses have to worry about. From employee salaries to upkeep of offices to purchasing software, it can often be difficult to cut costs where it is needed. There are a lot of ways businesses can save money in this economy, and the options are often very simple. Here’s a few tips to save money as a business: Split Advertising Costs with Neighboring Businesses Teaming up with other businesses allows for costs to […]
It’s difficult for any business or company to keep checkbooks or order them in their workplace because of fraud. Both the business and the consumer will be affected since the illegal check is not even real. Forging or creating fraudulent checks start with stealing financial documents. If a criminal gets hold of a checkbook stock or even an old check he can easily manipulate the image via computer editing and have it passed off as real. It is important for […]
Over the past few years, Utah’s economy has gotten a lot of positive press. Its burgeoning technology sector is one of the fastest growing in the country, and the state managed to maintain an impressively low rate of unemployment during the post-housing-bubble recession. Salt Lake City has even been heralded by some in recent years as the New Silicon Valley. So it comes as no surprise that many forget about Utah’s largest and most prosperous industry: mining. The […]
Myriad Genetics to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq:MYGN) announced today that Peter D. Meldrum, President and CEO, is scheduled to present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, September 12, 2012. The conference is being held at The Grand Hyatt New York in New York, New York. The presentation will be available to interested parties through a live webcast accessible on the investor relations section of Myriad’s website at www.myriad.com.
Ancestry.com Offers Free Access to Entire U.S. Census Record Collection and Introduces a “Time Machine” Experience 150 Years of U.S. Census records available at no cost through Labor Day; new interactive Time Machine transports users back to 1940s PROVO, UTAH – (August 29, 2012) – Ancestry.com, the world’s largest online family history resource, announced today that it will for the first time ever provide free access to its entire collection of more than 713 million U.S. Census records, spanning from 1790-1940. […]
The 4th Annual Angel Investor Update brings together accredited investors, individual Angels, and Angel groups from across the Intermountain west. Come learn the newest trends, best practices, and the opportunity to network with the regional angel community. November 1, 2012 11:30am – 6pm Zions Bank Founders Room 1 South Main Street 18th Floor Salt Lake City, Utah Join us for lunch at 11:30 and an afternoon of world-class speakers and panelists. Register For The Angel Update (Accredited Investors Only) This year’s […]
Venture Capital Organization Educates Entrepreneurs in the Art of Raising Money from Investors (Salt Lake City – December 8) The Wayne Brown Institute (WBI) and VentureCapital.Org presents a free seminar entitled ‘How to Raise Money’ in Salt Lake City, Utah at Holland and Hart on December 8. The two hour event deals with the tough issues of raising money in Utah, and features venture professionals in an open Q&A session. This month’s seminar will discuss current trends, the basics of the fundraising […]
Oh, My Aching Back! Business, Education Alliance Creates Rescue Backboard to Protect EMTs A new Utah startup company has hit a major milestone – the delivery of their first order for a product designed to protect the health of emergency medical technicians (EMTs), firefighters and other first responders. EZ Lift Rescue Systems delivered its first round of backboard rescue systems to the Sandy Fire Department on Wednesday, Sept. 12, making Sandy the first Utah agency to use the system in […]