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 |2018-07-09T09:07:51+00:00May 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 |2018-07-09T09:07:51+00:00May 17th, 2018|Conference, Crowdfunding, SBDC, Training|0 Comments

Coalatree Kickstarter Trailhead Adventure Pant

Coalatree, a lifestyle and outdoor Business Incubator company, launched a new product with a Kickstarter Campaign for their Trailhead Adventure Pant. After the success of their Kachula Adventure Blanket Kickstarter, this will be their second offering to crowd-based backers.  The Trailhead Adventure Pant is made from ripstop nylon, is stretchable, and also waterproof. It can be [...]

By |2018-07-09T09:07:57+00:00March 20th, 2017|Business Incubator, Crowdfunding|0 Comments

Coalatree Kickstarter

Coalatree just finished their Kickstarter campaign for the Kachula 2.0 Adventure Blanket, raising over $257,000. Their goal was to raise $15,000, which they reached in 12 hours. After that, they were features on KSL and ABC 4 Good 4 Utah, and their campaign took off. "The Miller Business Resource Center and Business Incubator have [...]

By |2018-07-09T09:07:58+00:00September 19th, 2016|Business Incubator, Crowdfunding, Recognition|0 Comments

Recap: Utah Crowdfunding Conference 2016

On April 28th, the Utah Crowdfunding Conference 2016 brought experts from Utah and from across the United States to participate in a power-packed training on crowdfunding.   Organized by the Salt Lake Small Business Development Center ant the Miller Business Resource Center, the event attracted over 300 Utah entrepreneurs interested in gaining skills and knowledge in [...]

By |2016-08-31T11:41:36+00:00May 1st, 2016|Conference, Crowdfunding, Training|0 Comments