News and Media 2017-07-13T11:17:17+00:00

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2003, 2017

SheTech: Hands-On STEM Training for Girls

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: Conference, Partnership, WTC|Tags: , |0 Comments

SheTech is a hands-on training and conference to inspire high school girls interested in STEM careers (science, technology, engineering, and math). Women Tech Council (WTC) created the event held at UVU on March 3, 2017.  For more information follow this link: http://shetechexplorer.com/weber/SheTech will host a second event this year at Weber State University on March 31, 2017. High school girls, CTE directors, school counselors, mentors, and volunteers are all welcome to register and attend the [...]

2003, 2017

Coalatree Kickstarter Trailhead Adventure Pant

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: Business Incubator, Crowdfunding|Tags: , |0 Comments

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 packed down and stored in it's own pocket making it easy to throw in a bag and hit your next [...]

2003, 2017

Refugee Leadership Training Program 2017

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

SLCC, the Utah Refugee Education and Training Center, and American Express launched the Refugee Leadership Training Program. In the class there are 45 scholars (23 men, 22 women) representing 19 countries now living here in Utah. The 11-week course is designed to teach and instill confidence in refugees to become leaders and spokespersons for their communities. The Refugee Leadership Training course started in 2009. Since then, more than 250 refugees have graduated. The Leadership [...]

2003, 2017

Andolsek, High-End Fashion with a Cause

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: Creative, Design, SBDC|Tags: , |0 Comments

Andolsek is a fantastic Salt Lake Region SBDC client that creates high-end fashion with a cause. Michael Ryan Andolsek is the owner and German born fashion designer who relocated to Salt Lake City. He needed help writing a business plan and supply chain management system to rollout his company and get organized. He found the SBDC and decided to seek help.   "Anyone that starts a business should get as many advisors as possible," [...]

1602, 2017

Profile on Zurchers, SBDC Client of the Year Award Winner

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: Award, Goldman Sachs, Recognition, SBDC|Tags: , |0 Comments

Nick Zurcher co-owns and runs Zurchers party supplies with his two brothers, Dallas and Kyle.  Zurchers currently has 13 locations in Utah and Idaho, growing from their first retail store in Boise, Idaho in 1983. The Zurchers story started in Idaho in 1952, when the brothers' grandfather, Clarence Zurcher, started selling toys out the back of a truck to convenience and grocery stores. Their Dad, Bob Zurcher, took over the company in 1981, and [...]