Women Tech Awards – WTC Fills Grand America to Honor Leaders

As Chairman for the Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) I today attended a great event to honor world-class leaders. Proving that the “glass ceiling” has been shattered, today’s Women Tech Awards played to a packed room of hundreds at the Grand America in Salt Lake City. Founded and led by the Women Tech Council (WTC), today’s event honored great accomplishment in five ...

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Utah Genius Awards – Salt Lake Squeaks by Utah Valley in Patent Race

Some pretty smart people were among the winners at today’s UTAH GENIUS awards. UTAH GENIUS recognizes the creative people, companies and cities behind Utah’s economy. The awards are based on objective statistics, so we know that the people recognized are high performers.

Salt Lake squeaked by Utah Valley (Provo/Orem) with 279 and 216 patents, respectively. Patent award recipient, US Synthetic, says the patent process costs a minimum of $15,000 depending on many variables.  On the low end, that’s $1.4M just for ...

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