Economic Gateway http://econdev.orem.org City of Orem, Economic Development News RSS Feed Mon, 29 May 2017 10:13:10 -0700 en-us Best Event of the Summer http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11655 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Orem’s Summerfest is by far the best event of the summer. With a parade, car show, cute baby contest, basketball tournament, concerts, food vendors, fireworks, fun run, rides, and shopping, Summ... Statewide Growth http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11654 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There’s only one #1 and Utah has been it for businesses three years in a row. Driving growth and creating opportunity, EDCUtah has been a key player in transforming Utah into the next Silicon Va... Work, Play, and Live http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11653 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Imagine working in a top-of-the-line class “A” office building that is steps away from incredible outdoor space, the best restaurants and shopping in town, and in the middle of all the act... Fantastic Amenities and Thriving Tenants http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11652 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Join the likes of Wayfair, LexisNexis, Bluehost, Vivint, Nuestar, and Alliance Health by moving your business to Canyon Park Technology Center in Orem. With fourteen buildings, 985,000 square feet, an... We’ve Got Money! http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11651 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Since 1983, we have lent over $10 million to businesses located in Orem or relocating here. Special consideration is given to businesses who cannot receive funding elsewhere. What we ask from you i... Want a Formula for Success? Study Utah http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11982 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A  Gallup Poll proved prescient in 2012 when it rated Utah No. 1 among U.S. states in “future livability” based on 13 economic, health and lifestyle measures. Five years lat... VentureCon brings out UVU's entrepreneurs with new business ideas http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11984 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 VentureCon was the Entrepreneurship Institute’s first foray into a student business trade show, but it’s one Peter Robinson, Morris Professor of Entrepreneurship at UVU, plans to repeat. B... MidiCi Pizza opening in Orem; Talent Innovation Summit; Adobe's head chef wins national award http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11985 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MidiCi announces new location in Orem set to open summer 2017. MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company, an authentic Neapolitan pizza restaurant with a mission to bring friends together, will be creati... Make Friday Count http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11139 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Get more out of your Fridays by attending Utah Valley Chamber’s Friday Forums. These events give you the opportunity to hear from and speak with local community leaders. From politicians to succ... University Place announces addition of Al's Sporting Goods store http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11983 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 University Place announced its newest tenant  — a new sporting goods store. Al’s Sporting Goods, a Logan-based company, will occupy the building where Sports Authority was formerly... Manufacturing Innovation http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11138 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Is your street too noisy? Are you looking to create a quiet space in the city? Well, now you can with help from SimTek Fence. This innovative manufacturing company is based in Orem, Utah and they have... Advertise Your Property http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10552 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you have a commercial property to sell? We work with a lot of businesses that are looking to move to Orem or to expand here. They need a place to do it and your building or property could be one th... Get Money Here! http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10550 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Is your business in need of cash to grow? Is there a piece of equipment that would revolutionize your operation or generate more cash flow? These are the types of opportunities that business owners ru... Exciting Entrepreneurship! http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10551 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you love being an entrepreneur? Want to connect with other like-minded business owners, participate in fun local competitions, or gain access to resources? This is all possible through the UVU Entr... Wasatch CPI rises, Provo/Orem tops 2017 best cities for aging rankings http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11666 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index rises The Zions Bank Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index ticked upward for the second month in a row after a slight dip in December. The Wasatch Front CPI rose 0.2... Help for Your Business http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10553 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you an entrepreneur or small business owner in need of direct assistance, financial support, or educational resources? This is all available to you at the UVU Business Resource Center. No one can ... Why Silicon Valley techies flee to Utah http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11660 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It’s not easy to live in Silicon Valley. The Guardian recently reported that some tech workers can’t survive on six-figure salaries because of the "Silicon Valley wealth ... EntreCon educates Utah entrepreneurs on building meaningful businesses http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11665 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Entrepreneur Simplified kicked off its first EntreCon on Wednesday and Thursday at Utah Valley University, and Thursday’s keynote was a huge draw. Gary Vaynerchuk, founder of VaynerMedia and ... Utah Ties for Second-Best in Nation for Online Privacy in Study http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11661 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 New York-based security and privacy advice and comparison website, Comparitech.com, has released the results of its study that gives each US state a privacy rating based on 14 key criteria. The criter... University Place announces next phase in buildout http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11663 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Shovels will begin digging on the next phase of projects at University Place in Orem. According to Rob Kallas, mall manager, a new five-story parking structure will be built in two phases just west... Tools for Growth http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10549 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you want to grow your business but feel as though you don’t know how to reach your goals? This is a common problem for entrepreneurs and one that can typically be solved with a little guidanc... We’re the Best – No Kidding http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10548 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In Utah, we don’t have to brag about how awesome we are. Forbes has been doing it for us. For five out of the last six years, Utah has been ranked the #1 business climate in the United States. W... Utah's Need For Engineers http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=11662 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In the first six months of 2016, Utah had the greatest percentage increase of technology-related jobs in the U.S. with a growth of 7.7 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statisti... Ever thought of moving to Utah? http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10294 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Three Utah cities currently hold top spots for offering the best career opportunities. Number-crunchers at personal-finance website SmartAsset recently looked at 358 of the largest metro areas in the ... Utah economy expected to continue to prosper in 2017 http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10369 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Utah's economic expansion is expected to continue in 2017, according to the latest Economic Report to the Governor. The report, released today and presented to Gov. Gary Herbert at the Salt Lak...