The Bottom Line Archive

Diversifying Rural Utah Economies

The Bottom Line – (Original Air date: May 30, 2017) While the Wasatch Front is thriving, rural Utah is hurting. For generations

Enriching Utah’s Classrooms Through Play

The Bottom Line – (Original Air date: November 17, 2017) Playworks originated in Oakland, CA, as an innovative approach to resolving student discipline

Innovating With Urban Ag

The Bottom Line – (Re-Air date: April 03, 2018) Shawn Peterson’s mobile greenhouse gets lots of attention. In 2011, after he converted the old school bus

Utah Refugees and Entrepreneurship

The Bottom Line – (Re-Air date: March 27, 2018) Refugees arrive in Utah escaping political, religious or ethnic persecution. As they settle

Crushing It: A Conversation with Skullcandy Founder Rick Alden

The Bottom Line (Re-Air Date: March 20, 2018) – Before Rick Alden built Skullcandy he just wanted to be a professional snowboarder

Contact Sport: CEO, Brian Bethers on the Battled Rise of 1-800 Contacts

The Bottom Line (Re-Air Date: March 13, 2018) –When two idealistic entrepreneurs – John F. Nichols and Johnathan C. Coon – launched

Hungry? Meet Hello Eats

The Bottom Line (Re-Air Date: March 6, 2018) – Gabe Gundersen believes he has a better meal-ordering platform for hungry restaurant patrons,

Bryan Brandenburg – Artist, Game Designer, and Co-founder of Salt Lake Comic Con

The Bottom Line (Re-Air Date: February 27, 2018) –Few events have suddenly turned so wildly popular – and profitable – as Salt

Utah and the Business of Making Movies

 (Re-air Date: February 20, 2018) Filmmakers have long appreciated Utah’s majestic landscapes for imagining the “old West,” an alien planet, or a

From Headphones to Wood-Fired Grills: Jeremy Andrus, CEO of Traeger Grills

The Bottom Line (Re-Air Date: February 13, 2018) – Before Jeremy Andrus discovered Traeger Wood Pellet Grills through a search fund, he