Business Resource Center

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One-Stop Shop for Business and Economic Development

The BRC provides classes, individual mentoring, networking, access to capital, and other services to assist entrepreneurs, small, medium, and large size businesses in any industry. It is a hub for connecting private industry with academia, where university resources can be applied to spur economic growth, creating jobs and revenues in the state of Utah. The business counselors, government agencies, and private organizations have years of expertise in many areas of business and important contacts in many different industries, government, and the universities. For the state, the BRC is a vital cog in the broader economic development engine that helps creates jobs and supports growth. (watch)

Business Services

The UVU Business Resource Center is a One-Stop Shop for all of your business needs! Here are some of the services we offer:

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3d Printing Government Contracts Networking Private Funding
Business Accelerator Government Funding Non-Profit Training Public Speaking
Business Counseling Management Training Office Space or Incubation Technology Transfer
Business Planning Manufacturing Online Sales Web Development
Business Recruiting      
       
         
         

 

Economic Impact

Manufacturing: In April 2002, the American Society for Training and Development completed an economic impact study for MEP (Manufacturing Extension Partnership) Utah, currently headquartered in the UVU BRC. The study evaluated the impact of 40 recent projects. The results showed that the MEP Utah could be credited with creating or retaining 1,055 jobs, retaining or increasing sales by $122 million, and $474 million in industrial output. Performance since then has continue to track those metrics. See WestCamp.

Business Accelerator: Just 30 of the companies that received G2M funding from USTAR in 2013 reported a collective Increase in Sales of $739,668 along with $1,922,000 in Private Investment. From January to December 2014, more than 220 companies applied to the Business Accelerator.

 Upcoming Events

Date Time Class Registration Fee
Jan 29-       3:00PM - 6:00PM          QuickBooks Class Register                          Free        
Jan 30- 7:00PM - 8:00PM Crowd Funding Seminar Register Free
Feb 3- 7:00PM - 8:30PM Start Smart Register  Free
Feb 4- 8:30AM - 11:30AM G2M Phase 2 Training    Free
Feb 9- 3:00PM - 5:00PM Tech Market & Strategy Clinic       Register  Free
Feb 11- 8:30AM - 11:30AM G2M Phase 1 Training   Free
Feb 11- 6:00PM - 8:00PM Sales Process Register  Free
Feb 17- 6:00PM - 8:00PM Business Essentials Register  Free
Feb 18 8:30AM - 11:30AM G2M Phase 3 Training   Free
Feb 25- 2:00PM - 4:00PM G2M Phase 2 Pitches   Free
Feb 26- 12:00PM-1:30PM G2M Phase 1 Pitches   Free
Feb 26- 6:00PM - 7:00PM Health Insurance Clinic Register  Free
Feb 26- 6:00PM - 7:00PM Legal & Accounting Clinic Register Free
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