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Timothy Guertin

Varex Imaging Corp., a Salt Lake City-based designer and manufacturer of X-ray imaging components, has named Timothy E. Guertin to its board of directors. Guertin is a member of the board of directors at Teradyne Inc. and chair of the Global Access to Can ...

CompanyVarex Imaging Corp
PositionBoard member
SimpleNexus Taps Board Member Cathleen Schreiner Gates as President


SimpleNexus (, developer of the leading digital mortgage platform for loan officers, borrowers, real estate agents and settlement agents, today announced the appointment of Board Member Cathleen Schreiner Gates as company presiden ...

Leslie Greve

BGZ Brands, Lehi, has promoted Leslie Greve to chief marketing officer. She originally was vice president of category management. As CMO, she will be responsible for listening to the market and focusing on customers' needs, setting and executing the ...

CompanyBGZ Brands
PositionChief marketing officer
Wendy Yang

Cotopaxi, a Salt Lake City-based outdoor gear brand, has added Wendy Yang to its board. Yang is the president of Decker’s Brands’ Performance Lifestyle Group. She previously was an executive at New Balance, Timberland and Reebok. Yang also serves as a boa ...

PositionBoard member
Coutney Fleming

Canyons Structural Inc., a Salt Lake City-based structural engineering firm, has promoted Courtney Fleming to an associate. Fleming has experience as an engineer and project manager and in designing projects from seismic retrofits to multi-family resident ...

CompanyCanyons Structural Inc.
Derek Beckstead

Rizepoint, a Salt Lake City-based quality management software company, has named Derek Beckstead as vice president of finance. Beckstead has more than 20 years’ experience in finance and operations management, with expertise in streamlining business ...

PositionVice president of finance
Tyler Bolyard

Kestra Private Wealth Services LLC, a registered investment advisor subsidiary of Kestra Financial Inc., recently welcomed Elevated Private Wealth Advisors, a wealth management practice whose financial professionals manage approximately $325 million in to ...

CompanyKestra Private Wealth Services LLC
PositionManaging partner
Kevin Schwartz

Kevin Schwartz, a resident of Park City and CEO and a founding partner of private equity firm Paine Schwartz Partners, recently joined the seven-member board council for national nonprofit Hope for the Warriors, which is dedicated to restoring a sense of ...

CompanyHope for the Warriors
PositionBoard member
Tracy Onega

Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, has appointed Tracy Onega as senior director of population sciences and professor of population sciences at the University of Utah. A cancer epidemiologist and health services researcher, Onega’s research focuses ...

CompanyHuntsman Cancer Institute
PositionSenior director of population sciences
Rob Sogard

Deer Valley Resort has hired Rob Sogard as director of skier services. Sogard succeeds John Guay, who retired in July. Sogard has spent much of his life in the ski industry. He grew up playing and working in his family’s ski-shop in Illinois and started t ...

CompanyDeer Valley Resort
PositionDirector of skier services
Heidi Wissmiller

Nature’s Sunshine Products Inc., a Lehi-based manufacturer of nutritional and personal care products, has appointed Heidi Wissmiller to its board of directors. Wissmiller also will serve on the company’s Audit and Risk Management committees. Wissmiller ha ...

CompanyNature’s Sunshine Products Inc.
PositionBoard Member
Prasad Gankanda

Young Living, a Lehi-based essential oils company, has promoted Prasad Gankanda to executive vice president of global sales. He has over 10 years of experience in directing global business operations, including expanding Young Living into new markets sinc ...

CompanyYoung Living
PositionExecutive vice president of global sales
Katharine Garff

The board of directors of Garff Enterprises Inc., Salt Lake City, has named Katharine B. Garff as chair, filling the position long held by her husband, Robert, who died in March. Katharine Garff is a board member of Garff Enterprises Inc., a director of t ...

CompanyGarff Enterprises Inc.
PositionBoard Chair
Dr. Daniel M. Skovronsky

Myriad Genetics Inc., a Salt Lake City-based company focused on molecular diagnostics and precision medicine, has announced the election of Dr. Daniel M. Skovronsky to its board of directors. Skovronsky also was appointed to the Research and Product Innov ...

CompanyMyriad Genetics Inc.
PositionMember, board of directors
Denise Chudy

Friendemic, a Salt Lake City-based company specializing in digital communication and reputation management tools for automotive brands, retail-level dealer groups and individual dealerships, has hired Denise Chudy as chief growth officer and appointed her ...

PositionChief growth officer
Amit Jhawar

Galileo, a Salt Lake City-based payments platform company, has hired Amit Jhawar as a special advisor. Jhawar recently joined Accel as a venture partner, advising Accel’s portfolio companies and helping make new investments. He spent the previous nin ...

PositionAmit Jhawar
Kelly MacPherson

Ovation Up Inc., an Orem-based company focused on a guest feedback tool for restaurants and retailers, has appointed Kelly MacPherson to its advisory board. MacPherson has 30 years of experience in the restaurant and retail space, including serving as chi ...

CompanyOvation Up Inc.
PositionAdvisory board

Uncharted Supply Co., an emergency preparedness company, has hired Todd Ballard as acting chief marketing officer and Mike Dufner as chief financial officer, and expanded its Park City headquarters. Ballard most recently spent nearly a decade serving in m ...

CompanyUncharted Supply Co.
PositionChief marketing officer and chief financial officer
Spencer Gibbons

The Utah Farm Bureau Federation has promoted Spencer Gibbons to chief operating officer. Gibbons will assume day-to-day management over operations and have a direct management function with staff. He spent the past 17 years as the northern regional manage ...

CompanyThe Utah Farm Bureau Federation
PositionChief operating officer
Kristin Baughman

Armstrong Teasdale has hired attorney Kristin Baughman as a member of the firm’s Financial and Real Estate Services practice group in Salt Lake City. Baughman has more than a decade of experience in commercial litigation and appeals. Her practice includes ...

CompanyArmstrong Teasdale
PositionMember, Financial and Real Estate Services practice gro...