The Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah) has promoted Colby Cooley to vice president of business development. Cooley joined EDCUtah in 2016 after serving as a Fellow in the Governor’s Office of Economic Development. He leads EDCUtah’s Global Strategy and Outreach program, which uses analytics to proactively target high-potential companies in out-of-state markets. Cooley has managed corporate expansion projects in the outdoor products, manufacturing/distribution, aerospace/defense, and life sciences industry sectors. Cooley graduated from the University of Utah with a B.A. in history.