Economic Gateway http://econdev.orem.org City of Orem, Economic Development News RSS Feed Sun, 23 Jul 2017 08:13:33 -0700 en-us Business Opportunities http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=12816 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Networking events for women, opportunities to connect with local business leaders, golf tournaments and more, make the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce an interesting place to be. Members receive educa... Get In On the Ground Floor http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=12815 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you want to be ‘in-the-know’? Are you looking to find out about new commercial real estate projects before they are widely advertised or fully leased? If so, visit the Orem Economic ... Making Moves Easier http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=12814 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Do you want to move your business to where there is more opportunity, a lower tax structure, low-cost of living, and all the amenities found in a big city? If so, Orem is the destination for you. Movi... Art for the Soul http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=12372 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Art encompasses the beauty in life, hopes, dreams and the opportunity to reach beyond the every-day. No organization embodies this as well as SCERA in Orem, Utah. Started in 1933 as an inspiration for... The Heart of Utah County http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=12371 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Located in the Heart of Utah County, Orem, Utah is the center of it all. The largest university in Utah is here and within 3 and 5 miles, you have the largest population base in all of Utah County. Th... Part of Something Big http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=12370 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If you want to be part of something big, take advantage of booming economic opportunities and live somewhere truly beautiful – Utah Valley is the place to be. The Utah Valley Economic Developmen... Catch a Ballgame http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=12369 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In Orem, we love the Owlz! They are our local baseball team and a ton of fun. A minor-league team for the Los Angeles Angels, you can cheer on guys headed to the big leagues while paying less per tick... 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... 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... Wait—Utah Is the Fastest-Growing State? http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10370 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The report comes out every year, a bit of demographic horse-racery: Which U.S. state grew the quickest? It’s usually some sun-drenched locale, or more recently, an oil-drenched one—North D... Utah Contractor Focuses on Family Friendly Environment, Service Women of the Year http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10371 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Like many women in the HVACR industry, Angie Snow, owner and vice president of Orem, Utah-based Western Heating & Air Conditioning, never aspired for a career in the trades. However, she now owns ... Research Weekly - The "Fed Rate" and How it Impacts Utah Dec. 2016 http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10046 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On December 14, 2016, the US Federal Reserve (“Fed”) increased interest rates by 25 basis points. (For an explanation of the Fed rate, see our previous Research Weekly.) What impact will t... Utah: The Unknown MedTech Hotbed http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10047 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Utah conjures several distinct images for the rest of America, but tech hub typically isn’t one of them. However, for those in the know – or in the 80-mile urban strip along the Wasatch Mo... University of Utah Engineers Kick Off New Center to Help Manufacturers Prosper http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=10048 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 More than 125,000 Utahns work for manufacturers in the state, and their mission is to keep working even if the economy takes a hit. But they can only do so if manufacturing companies here stay product...