Utah is the best place to do business.
We have the best people, quality of life, and regulatory and tax environment.

— Dan Hemmert, Executive Director,
Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Opportunity


Downtown Salt Lake City, Utah (Photo: Adobe Stock)





#2 Housing Market Growth2023 State Rankings
Top 5 Best Business Climate2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Tech Talent Pipeline2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Medtech / Medical Devices2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Fastest Growing (Population)2023 State Rankings
#1 Best Business Climate (Large): Provo/Orem2023 Metro Rankings
#2 Best Business Climate (Small): Logan2023 Metro Rankings
#3 Best Business Climate (Small): St. George2023 Metro Rankings
Top 5 Manufacturing Hubs (Mid-Sized): Ogden-Clearfield2023 Metro Rankings
Top 10 Fintech Leaders: Salt Lake City2023 Metro Rankings

From the July / August 2023 issue of Business Facilities


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