40 under 40: Clint Betts

Beehive Startups + Silicon Slopes, Provo AGE: 30 BORN: Provo TITLE: Founder + executive director All bets are on with Clint Betts. The Provo-born-and-bred entrepreneur has championed his hometown with his company, Beehive Startups, and his epic event, StartFEST, which brought together hundreds of sensational speakers, cool concerts, and creative competitions last fall. The YELLOW Talking “I’m […]

10 Coolest Entrepreneurs: Clint Betts

Clint Betts starts things off with a bang. From championing the local startup scene with Beehive Startups to spearheading the altogether impressive StartFEST in Provo (which included hundreds of speakers, concerts and competitions), he’s an entrepreneur who lives up to the buzz. Having spent time in the foster system with his brother, Betts had a […]

5 things that happened at #StartFEST

If you’ve been around downtown Provo this week, you probably noticed more people walking around, crowded restaurants and full parking lots — the city was the site of StartFEST, the state’s largest grassroots startup festival presented by Beehive Startups. The fun and learning started Aug. 31 and goes through Saturday, though most of the events […]

Provo welcomes first annual Startup Festival

[pullquote] If you go: When: Sept. 1-5 Where: Downtown Provo Cost: $20-$50 Site: startfestival.com [/pullquote] Downtown Provo is buzzing with aspiring and established entrepreneurs during Utah’s first StartFEST, an event dedicated to motivating and connecting the Utah startup scene. Following a late-night kick-off party on Aug. 31, the five-day festival formally began Sept. 1 with an introduction by Clint Betts, […]