The Economic Development Corporation of Utah has promoted Matt Hilburn to a new posts. Formerly research manager, Hilburn has been promoted to vice president of research and marketing. Hilburn will be responsible for all facets of research and marketing functions, including program development, executing on the research agenda and overall marketing program execution. Hilburn has a master’s degree in econometrics and quantitative economics from the University of Utah and is the membership chair for the Economic Club of Utah. Prior to joining EDCUtah, he spent nearly 10 years working in management, marketing research, statistics and taught classes on data analytics and applied statistics.