Apr 18, 2019 5:52 pm MDTDNA deja vu? Ancestry.com rumored to be setting up for second go at IPO Just days after the company won a $2.4 million tax incentive package from the Governor's Office of Economic Development, Ancestry.com is rumored to be lining things up for its second public stock offering.
Art is the technology/advanced industries reporter at Deseret News.
Apr 17, 2019 1:27 pm MDTAmazon robots outnumber humans at new Salt Lake City facility Amazon's new Utah shipping center is running at full capacity and moving hundreds of thousands of packages every day. While state leaders lauded the company's decision to locate in Salt Lake City, most of the jobs are relatively low paying.
Apr 17, 2019 7:16 am MDTNew Utah company aims to upend pricey college textbook market A new Utah tech effort, Derivita, just announced the launch of its online math homework system. The software works with any textbook — disrupting the bundled text/software packages favored by big publishers — and provides personalized guidance.
Apr 12, 2019 6:18 pm MDTStadler Rail head rakes in $1 billion-plus in Swiss IPO; company still set to get $20 million in Utah tax breaks Stadler Rail jumped into the Swiss stock market Friday on a $3.8 billion valuation and a windfall for the company's chairman. The company has a growing Utah presence and has racked up $20 million in state and local tax breaks.
Apr 11, 2019 12:06 pm MDTAncestry scores $2.4 million in tax incentives to stay and grow in Utah While many of its top executives have migrated to the Bay Area over recent years, Utah leaders are hoping a multimillion dollar tax incentive package granted to genetic testing specialists Ancestry.com will keep the company in the state.