Business briefs: PandoLabs to moderate entrepreneurship talks
PandoLabs to moderate entrepreneurship talks
The nonprofit for entrepreneurship PandoLabs is partnering with Park City Summit County Arts Council and BRANDed PC to host entrepreneurial panel talks on Dec. 20 and Dec. 21. According to PandoLabs’ newsletter, PandoLabs will be moderating a talk titled “The State of Retail” on Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. and another talk titled “Growing your Business” on Friday from 5 to 6 p.m. BRANDed PC and accompanying panel talks are set to take place at the Rockwell Room.
Planned Parenthood to host an educational event
The local chapter of Planned Parenthood’s Teen Council is set to host an educational event on Wednesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Blair Education Center. According to a flier, all parents and adults interested in learning about Teen Council are invited to attend to see how teen educators teach or to ask the staff and teens questions. For more information, contact Dalia Gonzalez at email@example.com or Kwamane Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
More Americans expected to travel over the holidays
According to a report from AAA, one-third of Americans will be traveling this holiday season. AAA projects that 112.5 million Americans will be traveling in cars or planes during the holidays, which is a 4.4 percent increase from last year and the most since AAA started tracking holiday travel. “This is projected to be the busiest holiday travel season in our country’s history,” said Michael Blasky, spokesperson for AAA Utah, in the report. “There will be almost 5 million more people traveling in 2018 compared with last year.” The majority of people are expected to hit the road between Dec. 22 and Jan. 1.
A study pegged the number of Sundance Film Festival attendees at 122,313, with the event generating an economic impact of $182.5 million. Both numbers represent a slight decrease from the 2018 festival.