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Q Cards: 5 cues for crowdfunding

(Stock Image) Launching your crowdfunding campaign can feel like sending a rocket into space. Your product is up in the air, it’s high on risk and you start speaking in clichés. (Ah, Houston, amiright?) Meet Jordan Monroe, cofounder of Provo-based [...]

Dr. Cameron Egbert, DDS stitches together team at Summit Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Dr. Cameron Egbert, DDS leads the team at Summit Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Summit Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Address: 642 East Kirby Lane, #101, Spanish Fork Number: (801) 798-9500 Site: summitomfs.com Sponsored Story Dr. Cameron [...]

Inspiration station: 12 work perks to energize employees

Brainstorm Inc. You can’t fake culture. And you can’t copy it, either. But inspiration breeds innovation. Here are 12 ideas — that aren’t foosball tables — for energizing employees. #nooffensefoosball Wash + Wear MX, Lehi Employees [...]

Made in UV: Hot iron holsters, shoes made for (teaching) walking

For every issue of Utah Valley Magazine, we recognize five Utah Valley grown products. Grab your wallet — these creative businesses are something you’re going to want. Silicone dreams Erin Balogh’s pedestal sink created an awkward balancing [...]

4 Utah Valley companies promoting + supporting women in the workplace

Cydni Tetro presents at the Women Tech Council’s Talent Innovation Summit. (Photo by Brock Bet Photography) She works hard for the money. (So hard for the money.) To be frank, the stats regarding women in the Utah workplace are less than fun. [...]

The razor sharp Man Barber specializes in razor shaves

Reise Malachowski owns The Man Barber in downtown Provo. Clients are pampered for one full hour. When Reise Malachowski was in high school, he cut his friends’ hair and became a licensed barber at MATC. Now he owns and operates The Man Barber, [...]

Best Company to Work For: 97th Floor employees raise their game thanks to time, teamwork and trust

Chris Bennett (right) and Wayne Sleight are brothers by marriage and natural-born entrepreneurs — albeit of the opposite variety.“I’m the realist,” Sleight says.“And I’m the head-in-the-clouds optimist,” Bennett says.But that yin-and-yang [...]

Best Company to Work For: BambooHR believes ‘work life should support the personal life’

Ben Peterson (left) and Ryan Sanders have become the poster entrepreneurs for great work environments. BambooHR has ranked on many national “best company to work for” lists, and they’ve been featured by publications like Inc. and Forbes [...]

Chatbooker-in-Chief Vanessa Quigley leads ‘Best Company To Work For’

As the BusinessQ camera clicked, Vanessa and Nate Quigley debated about whether today was their 22nd or 23rd anniversary. “It’s our 23rd … Calvin (oldest son) is 22,” Vanessa explains ventriloquist-style to her husband as she smiles [...]

Senator Hatch talks Trump and tech with local entrepreneurs

Senator Orrin Hatch and local tech entrepreneur Carine Clark have collaborated on issues and developed a friendship. Clark showed him the art wall depicting tech entrepreneurs inside the lobby at Silicone Slopes in Lehi. (Photo by Jeanette Bennett/UV360) Utah [...]

BusinessQ Roundtable: Let’s get real (estate)

February 15, 2017 (From left, clockwise)Jeanette Bennett, BusinessQ Magazine; LaMar Lisman, Lisman Studio; Ryan Freeman, Forge Companies; Jeff Simonsen, Central Bank; Cody Black, Coldwell Banker Commercial Advisors; Stacy Andersen, Remedy Furniture [...]

Imagine Learning moves to new corporate headquarters, awards 2017 Utah Innovator in Education award

Jeremy Cowdrey, executive vice president of sales & marketing at Imagine Learning, awardsErnie Broderick, the principal at Stansbury Elementary in Salt Lake City, the Utah Innovator in Education award on Thursday, May 11. (Photo courtesy [...]

Suggestions Salon owner is in the people business, not the hair business

Darcy Moody, owner of Suggestions Salon, curled and pinned bride Katelin Parcell Rock’s hair the morning of the wedding. Then the two also made plans for Darcy to come to Sundance and fix Katelin’s hair again before the reception that evening. [...]

5 conversation killers in the workplace

(Stock Image) You say, “You look good for your age!” They hear, “Wow, you’re old.” Or you say, “Glad you could make it … finally.” And they hear, “You’re late.” Anyone can spot a loaded comment, but those “don’ts [...]

3 reasons you need a FREE car wash at Quick Quack’s new Highland location

Quick Quack Car Wash is celebrating its Grand Opening in Highland, Utah — 5452 W. Timpanogos Highway (11000 North) — for 10 days from May 10 through May 19. (Photo courtesy of Quick Quack Car Wash) Sponsored Story It’s hard to keep your [...]

2017 Best of Utah Valley Winners

It isn’t puzzling why we all heart Utah Valley! We pieced together your thousands of love notes and votes to reveal 309 winners that give the big picture of the county we call home. Click on the Best of Utah Valley sections below to view [...]

2017 Executive of the Year: Truman Hunt, Nu Skin

“I learned about a little company creating nutritious food for starving kids around the world. the folder sat on my desk for weeks until I realized how many children had died during that time,” says Truman Hunt. “I took Blake (Roney) [...]

Al’s Sporting Goods coming to University Place in fall 2017

Al’s Sporting Goods is moving into the old Sports Authority location at University Place. (Image courtesy Orem City) Al’s Sporting Goods anticipates it will open its second store location at University Place in fall 2017, University [...]

8 design tips for maximizing your office space

Need a bright spot? Jane’s office overflows with colorful, creative touches. And the fiery fun continues with foosball, pool and video game rooms. (Photo by Dave Blackhurst) For spaces that are startup to spacious — try these office design [...]

2017 Headliner of the Year: DevMountain

DevMountain founder Cahlan Sharp says he is grateful for his change in career: “The most amazing part of this journey has been students telling us DevMountain changed their lives. In Dallas we worked with a refugee service that offers scholarships [...]