The Heber Valley Chamber of Commerce welcomed Garrett Clark, the Director of Operations from Silicon Slopes, as its monthly Chamber presenter. In addition to learning more about Silicon Slopes from Garrett, the Heber Valley Chamber of Commerce announced its new Silicon Slopes chapter which will be led by an independent board of business leaders from the greater Heber Valley area.
Silicon Slopes is the voice, hub, and heart of Utah’s startup and tech community. The 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization empowers Utah’s startup and tech community to learn, connect, and serve to make entrepreneurship and opportunity in Silicon Slopes open and accessible to all.
According to Ryan Starks, executive director of Wasatch County’s economic development office and the Heber Valley Chamber of Commerce, “The new Silicon Slopes Heber Valley chapter will be a catalyst for businesses to connect on a whole new level while leveraging many resources and connections from Utah’s robust technology community. Wasatch County has a dynamic business community, and this new chapter will continue to elevate the business profile of the Wasatch Back.”
The new Silicon Slopes board of directors is made up of the following individuals:
Matt Fritzche, Profit Vault Venture Capital (President)
Debra West, Mindstyle Media
Nate Hansen, Conductive Composites
Matt Fritzche, Profit Vault Venture Capital
Jon Kovach Jr., Amplified Minds
Scott Lemon, Wovyn
Nate Olsen, Customer Spec
Rhett Spencer, NCAP Technologies
Weston Broadbent, Wasatch Center for Advanced Professional Studies
Jim Mortensen, Utah Valley University, Woodbury School of Business
The newly formed Silicon Slopes Heber Valley chapter will hold quarterly events to provide training, resources, and support for local businesses.