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Jenessa Young

Jenessa Young has been elected chair of the Pleasant Grove/Lindon Chamber of Commerce board of directors. Her duties include oversight of all chamber activities and acting as liaison with city organizations and other area chambers. She has served as a cha ...

CompanyPleasant Grove/Lindon Chamber of Commerce
PositionChair of the board of directors
Anne Petey McKnight

A North Salt Lake-based mobile device accessories and technology company, has appointed Anne “Petey” McKnight as vice president of marketing. She will direct the company’s marketing efforts and dotcom initiatives for the Gadget Guard, Black Ice and Alara ...

CompanyPenumbra Brands
PositionVice president of marketing
Matthew Moscon

Stoel Rives LLP has named Matthew Moscon as the office managing partner for its Salt Lake City office. He will continue to practice in the firm’s Litigation group. Moscon replaces Scott Young, who led the Salt Lake City office for more than five years and ...

CompanyStoel Rives LLP
PositionManaging partner Salt Lake City office
Eric Hutchings

Eric Hutchings has joined the board of advisors at HempWave, a Phoenix-based company that partners with farmers across the country to grow, cultivate and harvest commercial-grade hemp plants and seeds to produce medicinal grade cannabidiol (CBD oils) and ...

PositionBoard of advisors
Lara Fritts

Lara Fritts, director of Salt Lake City’s Department of Economic Development, has been named to the 2019 list of “North America’s Top 50 Economic Developers,” selected by consulting agency Consultant Connect. The economic development professionals selecte ...

CompanySalt Lake City’s Department of Economic Development
Position2019 list of “North America’s Top 50 Economic Developer...
Milton L. Lee

Milton L. Lee, co-founder and chief science officer at Axcend, Provo, has received the 2019 Giorgio Nota Medal from the Italian Chemical Society. Medal recipients are recognized for “significant achievement in capillary liquid chromatography,” a field of ...

CompanyItalian Chemical Society
Position2019 Giorgio Nota Medal
Chris Baird

Chris Baird has been appointed U.S. board co-chair of the ATM Industry Association. He will serve two terms as one of the two co-chairs of the U.S. Regional Board. ATMIA is a nonprofit trade association representing the global ATM industry. Their regional ...

CompanyATM Industry Association
PositionU.S. board co-chair
Ashley Peck

Ashley Peck has moved into her role as the 2019-20 president of the Women Lawyers of Utah (WLU). She was elected president-elect in 2018. Established in 1981, the WLU advocates for the advancement and retention of women lawyers in Utah and for the interes ...

CompanyWomen Lawyers of Utah (WLU)


SALT LAKE CITY, UT – March 11, 2019 Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) announced today that Elizabeth Plant has been named Operations Director for Utah. She will work alongside Managing Principal, Alison Beddard, to manage Utah office operations for all serv ...

CompanyCushman & Wakefield
PositionOperations Director
Vicente Cantua


Cushman & Wakefield (C&W) Announced today that Vicente Cantua is the newest Broker Associate to join the Utah brokerage team and will be based in C&W’s Salt Lake City headquarters. He will be joining the team of Multi-family Investment Specialists, Diane ...

CompanyCushman & Wakefield
PositionBroker Associate
Chris Comish


Chris Comish has joined the firm’s brokerage services in Utah. Chris will be based in Cushman & Wakefield’s Salt Lake City office, where he will specialize in numerous capacities from operations management to project management and pre-construction servic ...

CompanyCushman & Wakefield
PositionDirector, Project & Development Services
Kevin Farley

HNTB Corp., an employee-owned engineering and architecture firm, has hired Kevin Farley as a senior project manager at its Salt Lake City office. A 30-year industry veteran, Farley has diverse infrastructure experience, including with the Utah Department ...

CompanyHNTB Corp.
PositionSenior project manager
James O'Reilly

Deer Valley Resort, Park City, has hired James “Jamo” O’Reilly as director of lodging operations. He succeeds Kim McClelland, who retired. As the director of lodging operations, O’Reilly will oversee all operations for over 450 residences managed by Deer ...

CompanyDeer Valley Resort
PositionDirector of lodging operations
Kimberly Holley

Mountain West Small Business Finance, a Salt Lake City-based certified development company serving Utah, Wyoming and the surrounding counties of the Mountain West states, has promoted Kimberly Holley to AVP-loan officer. She will have oversight for all co ...

CompanyMountain West Small Business Finance
PositionAVP-loan officer


Kelly Hansen has been promoted from Chief Estimator to Vice President of Estimating. Kelly has been a member of R&O’s estimating team since 2005, working as an estimator, a mentor to junior staff, and a member of the management team.

CompanyR&O Construction
PositionVice President of Estimating
Jo-Ann Yuen

Nav, a Salt Lake City-based fintech company, has hired Jo-Ann Yuen as vice president of financial planning and analysis. Yuen comes to Nav from Nelson Laboratories, where she held the position of vice president of finance for the past two years. Prior to ...

PositionVice president of financial planning and analysis
Dell Brown

DoTerra, a Pleasant Grove-based essential oils company, has appointed Dell Brown as the chief operating officer for Prime Meridian Health Clinics, the company’s healthcare initiative announced in 2018. Brown has more than 20 years of experience in the hea ...

PositionChief operating officer for Prime Meridian Health Clini...
Amanda Morton

Mountain America Credit Union has opened its new Daybreak branch in South Jordan. Amanda Morton is the branch manager. She has spent the past five years working in the financial services industry. Before her career in finance, she spent nine years as a ge ...

CompanyMountain America Credit Union
PositionDaybreak branch manager
DeAnna Leahy

NACM Business Credit Services, Salt Lake City, has named DeAnna Leahy of Sunroc Corp. as the chairperson of its board of directors. Other new board officers are April Tanner, Kimball Equipment Co., as vice chairperson; and Kelly Passey, Plastic Specialtie ...

CompanyNACM Business Credit Services
PositionChairperson of board of directors
Jaden Malan

Colliers International, Salt Lake City, has hired Jaden Malan for its Utah County office in Pleasant Grove. Malan primarily focuses on industrial property in Salt Lake and Utah counties. He specializes in representing landlord and tenant interests in sale ...

CompanyColliers International
PositionUtah County office in Pleasant Grove