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Traversing the good life: Dyan Law and her family found a home at Point of the Mountain

When Dyan Law and her husband, Cory, were looking for a place to relocate after moving to the Wasatch Front from the Uintah Basin, they settled on the Cresthaven Apartments in Lehi, just up the hill from Cabela’s and the Outlets at Traverse [...]

Point of Transaction: Traverse Mountain Family Dental fills dental gaps for residents and tech workers alike

When Dr. Scott Stapley returned to his native Utah to open a dental practice after stops in Ohio, Idaho and Arizona, he wanted the perfect location. “My wife is originally from Alpine and we live there now, so I wanted a limited commute. [...]

Trailtalk® fights therapy stigma with walk and talk sessions

Sponsored Story Trailtalk® is painting a new picture of what therapy can look like. Instead of the stereotypical image of a client lying on the couch and talking to the ceiling, therapy can happen on the move, on the trail, in a courtyard [...]

5 cues for working from home

Working from home isn’t always picture perfect. It all comes down to focus. Just ask Jessie Evans, an entrepreneur and mother of four young “assistants.” “I have entrepreneur blood running through me,” Evans says. “My dad was an [...]

10 takeaways from 10th annual Women Tech Awards

Oracle CEO Safra Catz, Sen. Orrin Hatch and Women Tech Council Founder Cydni Tetro packed the house with attendees and quotables at today’s 10th annual Women Tech Awards held at the Grand America. Seventeen finalists and three student [...]

Responsible party: Rob Ferre builds a legit business off his Polish magic show

This past summer, Rob Ferre hosted the 20-year class reunion for East High School in Salt Lake City. Two decades ago, he thought he’d be attending as the student body president. But he spent his senior year as the “assembly chair” instead. [...]

Purple pillow talk lands UV50 No. 2 Startup to Watch

As told by Briana Stewart Purple is a total dreamboat. The mattress company is kicking pain and taking fame. Two inventor brothers, Tony and Terry Pearce, designed a patent-pending machine to create mattresses that are simultaneously soft and [...]

Boomsourcing lands UV50 No. 2 Fastest-Growing Company with Perfect Pitch

As told to Briana Stewart Boomsourcing has found its calling. After creating its Perfect Pitch technology that increases sales and customer service through scripted phone calls, the Lehi company realized it could not only help with calls, it [...]

Domo clicks as UV50 No. 4 Fastest-Growing Company

The CEO of Target held a fireside chat with employees and was asked his favorite book and website — and then his favorite app. “Oh, that’s Domo.” Now there’s some data. The CEO of a Fortune 50 company named an American Fork company [...]

Pinners Conference pinned as UV50 No. 8 Fastest-Growing Company

As told by Briana Stewart Roxanne and Kendall Bennett know how to put on a show. Home shows. Women’s shows. Business shows. For more than a decade, their trade secrets were found on the expo floor of UVU. But in 2013, it was time to trade [...]

Qualtrics answers as the UV50 No. 1 Economic Engine

As told by Jeanette Bennett What started as a dad and his son in a basement is now a unicorn preparing for an IPO. And while Ryan Smith (the son in the equation) now has five kids of his own, his day job is overseeing 1,500 employees worldwide [...]

Podium takes the top tier as UV50 No. 1 Startup to Watch for 2017

As told by Briana Stewart Podium is talking the talk and changing the conversation. Let’s review, shall we? The customer interaction platform that has revolutionized online reviews for businesses is now tackling every stage of customer interactions. [...]

2017 UV50 Winners: The Rooms Where it Happens

By Briana Stewart and Jeanette Bennett These 50 Utah Valley companies are not throwing away their shot. Many are young, scrappy and hungry. Others are blowing us all away. But every last one of them is making UV50 history. Speaking of which [...]

UV50: 30 Fastest-Growing Companies 2017

The world’s gonna know your name. Meet 30 Utah Valley companies with “non-stop” success.                                                                   THE FINE PRINT: The Fastest-Growing Companies [...]

UV50 Fastest-Growing Companies: No. 3 Foxtail Marketing

Three-Year Growth 3,162% 2016 Revenue $3.2 million City American Fork Founded 2013 Employees 32 Industry Marketing Website FoxtailMarketing.com Founder Mike Templeman, 34 The Company A full-funnel digital marketing agency that works [...]

UV50 Fastest-Growing Companies: No. 7 Intermountain Nutrition

Three-Year Growth 615% 2016 Revenue $13 million City Provo Founded 2013 Employees 100 Industry Manufacturing Website IntermountainNutrition.com Founder Ryan Gledhill, 40 The Company A manufacturer of nutrition and dietary supplements, [...]

UV50 Fastest-Growing Companies: No. 4 Domo

Three-Year Growth 2,250% 2016 Revenue $79.8 million City American Fork Founded 2010 Employees 830 Industry Software Website Domo.com Founder Josh James, 44 The Company Domo helps employees from the CEO to the front-line worker optimize [...]

UV50 Fastest-Growing Companies: No. 2 Boomsourcing

Three-Year Growth 5,889% 2016 Revenue $7.1 million City Lehi Founded 2007 Employees 1,300 (20 in Utah) Industry Technology Website Boomsourcing.com Founder Jacob Munns, 41 The Company An outsourcing 2.0 company that helps businesses [...]

UV50 Fastest-Growing Companies: No. 1 Younique

Three-Year Growth 6,506% 2016 Revenue $395.8 million City Lehi Founded 2012 Employees 589  Industry Beauty/direct sales Website YouniqueProducts.com Founders Derek Maxfield, 41; Melanie Huscroft, 45 The Company A direct sales beauty [...]

UV50 Fastest-Growing Companies: No. 5 Disruptive Advertising

Three-Year Growth 1,714% 2016 Revenue $6 million City Lindon Founded 2012 Employees 65 Industry Marketing Website DisruptiveAdvertising.com Founder Jacob Baadsgaard, 32 The Company A company that specializes in all areas of online marketing [...]