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The Governor's Medal for Science and Technology is the highest civilian award bestowed by Utah to residents who have provided distinguished service or made significant contributions to Utah in scientific and technological fields.

Paves way for growth at Salt Palace Convention Center

The Utah Department of Workforce Services projects occupational (and industry) employment every two years following the publication of BLS data.

The report evaluates Utah?s six strategic clusters? performance before and since inception relative to the rest of the state's economy and their performance nationwide.

The guide provides overviews of each ORD program along with rural Utah demographic and economic impact data.

"The newly redesigned website makes it even easier for Utahns to search for unclaimed property and for holders to report unclaimed property to the State," Treasurer Damschen said.

Governor Gary R. Herbert, Lt. Governor Spencer Cox, rural legislators, economic development directors and other stakeholders from around the state will meet on Oct. 10 at Snow College in Richfield

The Utah Global Forum is our state?s premier international business event that attracts hundreds of business executives and domestic and foreign trade officials from throughout the world.

The funding round was led by Fusion Fund with the participation of angel investors and matching funds from the National Science Foundation and the State of Utah.

Taiwan and South Korea are Utah?s 6th and 11th largest export destinations, respectively, and offer opportunities for companies interested in expanding their business in Asia.

Here are a few of the building projects recently completed by DFCM.

Personal finance site MagnifyMoney identified America's biggest "boomtowns" by analyzing how the 100 largest metro areas in the country changed over a five-year period

Life sciences companies deliver technologies and services to improve personal health. They develop, manufacture, and distribute medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and related products.

The Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development has been selected to participate in a Policy Academy design to help grow and strengthen manufacturing in the state.

This interactive map explores Utah's Coal Mines that are permitted by the Utah Department Natural Resources, Division of Oil, Gas, and Mining, Coal Program.

This seminar will also include information on trade services, Governor-led trade missions, and U.S. Commercial Service.

The project will create 23 new jobs with an average full-time wage of $94,000 per year and a capital investment of more than $100 million.

Taiwan and South Korea offer tremendous opportunities for Utah companies interested in increasing their footprint in Asia.

After a century of rating restaurants and destinations, Michelin, publishers of the iconic Michelin Guides for travelers, has awarded Utah the very first three-star designation for a state.

Short film showcasing the key successes of the Governor's Office of Energy Development from July 2017 - June 2018

The Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED), in coordination with the Utah Department of Workforce Services (DWS), is pleased to announce newly designated Opportunity Zones from the U.S. Treasury Department.

The Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) is pleased to partner with the Global Pathways Institute to host the Western Pathways Conference from May 30 to June 1.

New Utah IT Labor Study

Mon, 21 May 2018

Utah?s IT industry is dynamic and fast-growing. Industry leaders regularly speak of the industry?s need for additional workers ? on top of Utah?s strong and consistent IT industry growth.

Since 2010, Utah has led the country in employment and demographic growth. This growth has produced exceptionally strong demand for housing, which in turn has put upward pressure on housing prices.

With more than 90 percent of core IT new hires coming from other industries within Utah, researchers believe the vast majority are Utah-educated.

Employment in Utah for March 2018 grew by an estimated 3.3 percent, adding 48,000 jobs to the economy since March 2017.

Utah companies attending a trade mission led by Governor Gary R. Herbert to Mexico this week had the opportunity to explore opportunities to collaborate with entrepreneurs at Startup Mexico.

Discussions cover energy resources including oil, natural gas, coal, and uranium, and nonfuel mineral resources including base and precious metals as well as industrial minerals.

Sarah was placed at a company in a project manager position with a starting wage of $31.25 an hour, starting her on a fulfilling and exciting new career!

The summit provides a platform for strategic dialogue related to the current economic impacts and future growth of our business communities.

Utah has passed Nevada and Kansas with Iowa not far ahead.

Utah Film Day on the Hill

Thu, 01 Mar 2018

Attendees sat in the diner set from Disney Channel?s Andi Mack series, tried out virtual reality experiences, and were treated to heart-shaped frosted cookies and Megaplex?s fresh popcorn.

This speaker series will continue to dive into outdoor industry issues through education and insider access to industry experts.

Trade Mission to Mexico

Mon, 22 Jan 2018

World Trade Center Utah, in partnership with the Governor?s Office of Economic Development, is coordinating an official state trade mission to Mexico

Utah?s nonfarm payroll employment for December 2017 grew by an estimated 2.7 percent, adding 38,800 jobs to the economy since December 2016

With some of the most prominent and leading minds in the tech industry taking the stage, Silicon Slopes Tech Summit 2018 is the largest and most prominent annual tech event in the state of Utah.

World Trade Center Utah, in partnership with the Governor?s Office of Economic Development, is coordinating an official state trade mission to Mexico, led by Governor Gary R. Herbert.

Employment in Utah for November 2017 grew by an estimated 2.9 percent, adding 42,100 jobs to the economy since November 2016. Utah?s current employment level registers 1,498,100.

Grant applications were reviewed by a selection committee comprised of representatives from both the private and public sector. Businesses receiving awards are located in both rural and urban areas.

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