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Small Business Rural Road Show Comes to Utah

If you’ve ever had the desire to start your own business, wanted to be your own boss, or had bigger plans for your current small business but weren’t sure where to turn for answers, the Small Business Rural Roadshow, hosted by the SBA Utah District Office, is on it’s way to help. July Sessions: Tuesday, July […]Read More

Don’t Read This Post if You’re a Banker

Are you a banker who helps small business realize their dreams? If the answer is “yes,” then we say “Thank you! Great Job! Keep up the incredible work!” And also, no need to keep reading this article— this blogpost is not for you. Because if you’re a banker who helps small businesses succeed, then chances […]Read More

MWSBF Doth Supporteth Rural Economic Development

While there are many methods that promote economic development besides lending, Mountain West has elected to work with partners on entrepreneurial projects including entrepreneurial education, aiding and sponsoring rural development leadership conferences, and assisting larger economic development activities that help to grow and maintain small businesses especially rural small business.Read More

Project Spotlight: Any Hour Services

Mountain West recently helped Any Hour Services finance some new commercial buildings. With the extra space, Any Hour can now meet the bursting demand for new solar projects in the Wasatch Front, adding even more services to their already impressive offerings. With this project, Mountain West and Any Hour Services have worked together seven times […]Read More

Manuel’s Fine Foods Meets Growing Demand

As Manuel’s Fine Foods, the producer of popular Don Julio tortilla chips and Clover Club crackers, ran into surging demand for their products, they needed to expand their operations. For a solution, they turned to Mountain West Small Business FinanceRead More

Ice Cream of the Crop

Long before “Buy Local” was a movement or trending on Twitter®, Casper’s Ice Cream was sourcing goods about local as one could get. In 1925, Casper Merrill took the milk and cream from the family’s dairy cows and created the “original” Ice Cream Nut Sundae on a Stick in a tengallon milk can and sold them at the local Independence Day celebration.Read More

Admiral Davis and Captain Evans

For Everything, There is a First Time A recurring theme among Trekkies in later years, mostly as the later Original Series Movies came out, was – “How long can these old guys go?” At some point, Captain Kirk wasn’t able to run around, dive and roll on the ground,Read More

Employee Spotlight: Kim Harper

This week we caught up with Kim Harper, V.P., Servicing Department Manager over here at Mountain West. Kim’s been with Mountain west for over 20 years, and she was recently promoted to head up the Servicing Department, where Mountain West manages our vast loan portfolio. Kim’s been a key asset to Mountain West, and we appreciate […]Read More

Welcome Mike Oliver

  Mountain West Small Business Finance (MWSBF), Utah’s largest SBA 504 lender, is pleased to announce that Mike Oliver has joined MWSBF as an Underwriter and Business Development Officer. “With extensive SBA and commercial lending experience, including nearly a decade as a CDC Business Development Officer, Mike brings a wealth of experience and a host […]Read More

Hollie Boss: Unilateral Food Lover

For the last 12 years, Hollie Boss has been part of the Mountain West Servicing team, steadily mastering her craft. We touched base with Hollie to find out a bit more about what makes her such an exceptional person and servicing guru.Read More