Business briefs, Feb. 11-14
Hyatt Centric unveils renovated property
Hyatt Centric Park City, a ski-in/ski-out hotel located in the Canyons Village base area of Park City Mountain Resort, recently debuted a $6.3 million renovation of 130 guestrooms and residences. According to a press release, the renovation includes interior finishes, furniture and new technology features. “We take great pride in this renovation and are thrilled with the quality and modern feel of the suites and residences,” said David Lockard, general manager of the hotel, in the release. “With the completion of this project, we continue to offer our guests a relaxing and familiar atmosphere, one that feels authentic to Park City and allows easy access to their favorite alpine adventures.”
Chamber/Bureau to hold monthly after-hours mixer
The Park City Chamber/Bureau is scheduled to hold an after-hours mixer for members Feb. 15. According to the organization’s website, visitparkcity.com, the event is an opportunity for businesses to network with other members and enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Prospective members are also invited to attend. The mixer is scheduled Feb. 15, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Live Well Center at the Park City Hospital.
Consumer Attitude Index falls slightly
The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index decreased 2.3 points, to 117.5, in January, after a sharp increase in December. According to a press release, the decrease indicates that Utahns have a slightly more negative view of the current economy and future prospects, though the index remained nearly 12 points higher than in January of 2016. “Utahns are more confident in the economy than they have been since before the recession,” said Scott Anderson, president and CEO of Zions Bank, in the release. “With businesses and employment growing at healthy clips, Utah’s economy is headed in the right direction.”
Emily Burney has been selling her baked goods at the Park City Farmers Market since 2014. Earlier this month, she found a permanent location for her business, Auntie Em’s Baked Goods.