The North County Business Summit convened Wednesday in the doTERRA conference center. The event’s speakers included a number of visionary business leaders, many of whom have experienced times of feeling foolish and stupid in pursuing their dreams…
Daniel Thomas, regional partner of St. John Properties and developer behind the Valley Grove space on Pleasant Grove Boulevard near the freeway, reminded local business owners that some things in business really do take a lot of time and care. He encouraged members of the three chambers to advocate for the business sector among governing bodies in their local cities, to help these entities understand the vision these entrepreneurs can see.
“It’s not a bad thing to advocate for what’s good for business, and help some of these governing bodies,” he said. “Some of them don’t come from a business background, and having an advisory group, an advocacy group to help with these decisions is invaluable.”
The day was also filled with a few exciting announcements centered around new construction and businesses in the northern part of the county. Click here for article
St John Properties unveiling of its Valley Grove development drew 200 business leaders, the governor, and several media members who covered the excitement surrounding this Utah Valley commercial real estate destination. Media coverage included;
St. John Properties today hosts Governor Herbert, Company founder Edward St. John and 200+ VIPs to break ground on the master planned development known as Valley Grove. At the ground breaking the group celebrates the $250 Million investment of St. John Properties in Pleasant Grove City. Over the life of the project, Valley Grove is anticipated to generate over $800 Million in tax revenue to the state, county and Pleasant Grove, while hosting more than 7,000 employees. Several of the presenters at the ceremony were current or future businesses at Valley Grove, including CBC Advisors, R&R BBQ and Instructure. Continue reading “St. John Properties Breaks Ground on Valley Grove”→
Daniel Thomas, Regional Partner for St. John Properties—Utah, recently interviewed with Steve Klass of P3 Utah. On 20 June, hosts the P3 Utah Valley “Good Business” reception to discuss sustainable business practices in the state. In this podcast, Daniel shares some of the reasons by St. John Properties chooses to expand in Utah and how it contributes to the communities in which we do business. Listen to the entire podcast.
Utah Contractors Join St John Properties to Enable Elevator Access for Special Needs
PLEASANT GROVE, UTAH—May 12,2017—St. John Properties gathers today with hundreds of Harry Potter fans (in costume) to wave the wand for special needs access to the Pleasant Grove Library. On the library steps surrounded by the city’s children, the City Council is set to vote to accept St. John Properties’ commitment to construct an elevator and sky bridge. This will enable wheelchair access to the Library’s Resource Center, the Children’s Library and finally allow the restrooms to be ADA accessible. Work on the elevator is set for completion by year-end, complimenting the company’s 60-acre master planned development known as Valley Grove. Continue reading “St. John Properties Children’s Library a Reality for Pleasant Grove”→