News and Media 2017-08-25T09:17:38+00:00

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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 [...]

1502, 2017

Real Women Run Offers Training For Women Looking to Use Their Voice in 2017 and Beyond

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: Conference, Governments, Leadership, Partnership, Training|Tags: |0 Comments

Real Women Run held two events for those wanting to use their voice to work for change in their community, work on political campaigns, or consider running for office.  The topics included:  Are We Making Progress With Women in Utah Politics? Facts, Figures, and Fallacies How to Get Involved: Get Yourself on a Board, Commission, or Special District Making a Difference: Non-profit & Community Engagement The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: A Behind [...]

2401, 2017

USTAR’S SSAC Named 2016 Tibbetts Award Winner

By | January 24th, 2017|Categories: Award, Recognition, USTAR|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT– The Small Business Administration (SBA) has awarded one of its highest honors, the Tibbetts Award, to Utah Science Technology and Research’s (USTAR) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Assistance Center (SSAC). The award was presented at a ceremony in Washington, DC on January 10 at the White House. “I am pleased USTAR has been recognized with the 2016 Tibbetts Award,” Gov. Gary R. Herbert said. “The [...]

2211, 2016

Comcast Partners with Business Incubator

By | November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Business Incubator, Partnership|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Comcast Business Teams with the Business Incubator at Miller Campus to Provide High-Performance Ethernet Services to Utah Startups Incubator clients benefit from reliable, scalable and high-speed network solutions at no cost   SALT LAKE CITY - November XX, 2016 - Comcast Business today announced it has teamed up with the Miller Business Resource Center (MBRC) Business Incubator at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) to better serve the small business ecosystem in Utah. Through this [...]

1411, 2016

A Major Cyber Security Breach Will Probably Destroy Your Small Business

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: Cyber Security, Governments, SBDC, Training|Tags: , , |0 Comments

By Jim Herrin, Director, Salt Lake Region Small Business Development Center   Unfortunately this statement is a fact and the odds of it happening to your company are growing very rapidly.  You may have think it only happens to others, but a cybersecurity breach is no longer a question of “if”, but of “when”.  As one cyber security expert told me recently, “There are two types of companies; those that have been breached and [...]