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Why EDCUtah

The Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah) has three main competencies, all of which can help your expansion project proceed to a successful conclusion.

Recent Project Wins

Crossroads of the West

From the linkage of the first transcontinental telegraph (1861) and railroad (1869), to the fourth node of what became the Internet (1969), Utah has been in the middle of the things that have changed our world. Today, we straddle a web of highway, rail, air, and broadband that connects us to the major markets of the world.


In 1987 five major Utah companies – Zions Bank, Wells Fargo, CenturyLink, Dominion Energy and Rocky Mountain Power – founded the Economic Development Corporation of Utah. Over 30 years later, the ranks of our Founding members have grown but they continue to be the backbone of our leadership team.