Entries by Peri Kinder

Food truck rallies and Brighton High’s groundbreaking among upcoming events

By Cassie Goff | cassie@mycityjournals.com Don’t miss out on these events in Cottonwood Heights during August! An update to the Wasatch Canyons General Plan will be presented on July 31 from 5:15 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. at Whitmore Library (2197 E. Fort Union Blvd.). The Little Cottonwood Canyon environmental impact statement study team will be available […]

Cottonwood Heights hosts the first Excellence in Business Awards

Several business leaders in Cottonwood Heights were honored on Thursday, Oct. 5 during the city’s first Excellence in Business awards held at city hall. Mayor Kelvyn Cullimore presided over the event that introduced successful businesses to the community. Awards were presented to the following winners: The Gear Room—Small Business Excellence Megan Moore—Rising Star Award (Owner, […]

Cottonwood Heights to host open space open house

Open spaces are valuable assets and integral to the quality of life that the residents of Cottonwood Heights enjoy. Parks, natural trails, the foothills and other open spaces are central to the community’s identity. The Cottonwood Heights Community and Economic Development Department (CHED) will host an open Space Open House on Thursday, Sept. 28 from 5-7 p.m. at Cottonwood […]

MasterControl moves into new headquarters

MasterControl Inc., a Utah-based provider of enterprise software solutions for the life science industry, has moved into its new corporate headquarters in Cottonwood Heights. The completely renovated six-floor, 154,000-square-foot office building is located in the Old Mill Corporate Center. Although 300 MasterControl employees will work in the new building initially, company officials said the new offices […]

Applications Being Accepted for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program

  The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program at Salt Lake Community College is accepting applications.   This program is for small businesses that links learning to action. Participants will gain practical skills in negotiation, marketing, and employee management. They will receive the tools and professional support they need to develop a strategic business growth plan […]

The Cottonwood Heights Landscaping/Beautification Award Program

The new Cottonwood Heights Landscaping/Beautification Award Program recognizes well-maintained and beautiful landscapes in our community. The city invites all residential homeowners and commercial businesses to enter and participate in this program. Nominations may be for your own landscape or a neighbor’s. Landscapes are judged by the Cottonwood Heights City Council, with a winner selected from […]

Is Utah, the Next Silicon Valley?

Utah, the Next Silicon Valley? By John Rampton JULY 14, 2017 Editor’s Note: In the new podcast Masters of Scale, LinkedIn co-founder and Greylock partner Reid Hoffman explores his philosophy on how to scale a business — and at Entrepreneur.com, entrepreneurs are responding with their own ideas and experiences on our hub. This week, we’re discussing Hoffman’s […]

How does unconscious bias affect your workplace? Free workshop to discuss bias June 14, 2017. Cottonwood Heights, Utah. We like to believe that we live and work in a world of equality and acceptance. The truth, however, shows we’re all biased to some extent. We’re wired to feel more comfortable around people who are like […]