Utah Businessman, Brent Warnock, Fills a Need

As you are thinking about holiday presents for your favorite businessperson or high-school or college student considering business as a field of study, pick up a copy of the latest book by Brent Warnock, “Fill a Need.” Brent is a local Utah businessman, speaker and writer who has started, run and successfully sold multiple businesses … Continue reading

Sunflower Farmers Market Opens in Downtown SLC

Fresh off the buzz from the Whole Foods Market Trolley Square unveiling, downtown Salt Lake City residents enjoyed another major grocery store grand opening this morning. According to the Sunflower Market Facebook page, 400 people lined up to check out the store early this morning. I lined up to check out the crowd and events, … Continue reading

DeChristopher verdict is in, but were his bids “criminal” or heroic civil disobedience? Does it matter?

On Thursday, a Salt Lake City jury found Tim DeChristopher guilty of  placing false bids in a federal oil and gas lease auction as a protest to call attention to climate change. The verdict could send the 29-year-old to prison for up to 10 years. It is the kind of case that makes Americans squeamish because … Continue reading

Congratulations to Salt Lake City & Ogden nonprofits receiving over $1 million today from Walmart!

Utahans stepped up to the plate during the Fighting Hunger Together Facebook campaign and knocked it out of the park for Salt Lake City. With 5.3 million votes, Salt Lake City won first place. Today, local nonprofits will reap the bounty. Dynamite Utah wishes heartfelt congratulations to the winning nonprofits. Thank you for all that … Continue reading

What makes Utah dynamite?

photo of Salt Lake Temple by Karrie Higgins When we at Dynamite Utah first moved to the Beehive State, we endured a whole lot of ridiculous questions–not to mention outright teasing. One friend wanted to know if we were moving here for religious reasons. “I never knew you were into Mormonism,” she said. “Have you … Continue reading