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Youth Refugee Leadership Graduation

The Miller Business Resource Center, Utah Department of Workforce Services, and American Express held a graduation ceremony last month for the inaugural Youth Refugee Leadership class. Many youth refugees struggle with integrating into society, staying in school, and finding a support system. By adding this new youth cohort to the Refugee Leadership Program, it [...]

By | 2018-06-14T11:43:47+00:00 June 14th, 2018|Graduation, Refugee|0 Comments

Utah Podcast Summit Follow Up

The Utah Podcast Summit on June 2nd brought together nearly 200 podcasters from across Utah for a day of community building and learning! With a range of podcasters from hobbyists to small businesses to local media, attendees had a chance to learn how to start a podcast, how to monetize, advanced storytelling basics, and [...]

By | 2018-06-14T11:39:42+00:00 June 14th, 2018|Business Incubator, Conference, Podcast, Summit, Training|0 Comments

Kathy Ricci: New Business Advisor for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Kathy Ricci is a new Business Advisor for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program at Salt Lake Community College. Prior to this, she spent 21 years as the CEO of the Utah Microenterprise Loan Fund (UMLF), a 501c3 non-profit Community Development Financial Institution, providing management assistance and business loans of up to $50,000 to [...]

By | 2018-06-14T11:34:47+00:00 June 14th, 2018|10kSB|0 Comments

Stan Rees Retires from Global Business Center

Stan Rees has worked in international business for more than 42 years, including 12 at Salt Lake Community College creating and overseeing the Global Business Center. He has made a big impact in the global trade community and has impacted many businesses that he has served and now feels it's time to retire. After [...]

By | 2018-06-14T11:32:34+00:00 June 14th, 2018|Global, International|0 Comments

Alumni Win Big At Best of State

Twenty-one Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses alumni won awards at this year's Best of State Ceremony. Luke Peterson of Peterson Family Farm was given a Trophy Award for Product and Manufacturing. Beth Colosimo, Executive Director of the MBRC was also a presenter at this year's Awards Gala.

By | 2018-06-14T11:29:14+00:00 June 14th, 2018|10kSB, Alumni, Award|0 Comments

Inspired by GS10KSB program, Natalie Kaddas Expands Business

Natalie Kaddas of Kaddas Enterprises held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony last Wednesday, May 9, 2018, to open her brand new manufacturing facility. In attendance were Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of Goldman Sachs, Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski, and Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams as well as many community supporters, family, and friends. Kaddas [...]

By | 2018-05-17T09:38:37+00:00 May 17th, 2018|10kSB, Alumni, Recognition, Ribbon Cutting|0 Comments

Business Incubator client Tracking First: Success Story

For Tracking First, business is booming. The company have been a Business Incubator client at Salt Lake Community College's Miller Campus for a little over a year and have just been awarded $4 million in funding, led by Silverton Partners with a strategic investment from Kickstart Seed Fund. They are now preparing to move on and occupy a [...]

By | 2018-05-17T09:33:21+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Business Incubator, Recognition|0 Comments

Lucky Ones Coffee: SBDC Success Story

Individuals with disabilities are the largest minority group. 1 in 5 people have a disability and 80% of those individuals are unemployed. Katie Holyfield and Taylor Matkins wanted to do something about that. Having worked with disabled adults at the National Ability Center in Park City, they understood well the potential of these individuals [...]

By | 2018-05-17T09:29:41+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Charity, Crowdfunding, Recognition, SBDC|0 Comments

Utah Crowdfunder Series Follow-up

On April 26, 2018, the Miller BRC and the Utah SBDC hosted the Utah Crowdfunder Series: Core Experience event, where Utah entrepreneurs learned from some of the best in crowdfunding. Neal Harmon kicked off the event with the VidAngel story and how they were able to bring in $10 million from the crowd in only [...]

By | 2018-05-17T09:23:28+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Conference, Crowdfunding, SBDC, Training|0 Comments