Business Briefs for Aug. 18-20 |

Business Briefs for Aug. 18-20

Canyons Resort, travel planners coming, Tom Billings

Change to name, branding expected from The Canyons

According to a press release, The Canyons Resort and Talisker will unveil "phase one" of the Re-Creation of The Canyons Resort. The press conference will take place at Alpine House in the Resort Village on Thursday morning. The company will discuss its plans to change the branding of the ski resort.

Salt Lake to host 400 tourism-destination professionals

The Utah Office of Tourism recently announced that Salt Lake City will host the U.S. Travel Association’s Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations (ESTO) in August of next year. An estimated 400 tourism-destination professionals will attend the 28th Annual ESTO at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City from Aug. 28-30, 2011.

Van Cott boasts 31 lawyers on prestigious list

According to a press release from Van Cott, Bagley, Cornwall & McCarthy, 31 of the law firm’s attorneys made the Best Lawyers in America 2011 list. Parkite Tom Billings who occasionally works out of the Park City office is included. The list is compiled through a peer-reviewed survey. Attorneys do not pay to be on the list.