Partnerships that Work

Nutella and bananas. Charlton Heston and an NRA rally. Hippies and a Prius. Mountain West and Small Businesses. It’s all about partnerships made for each other. Mountain West Small Business Finance is proud to partner with banks and small businesses to grow the economy and get more people to work.Read More

Randy Horiuchi Honored at University of Utah Communications Awards Banquet

(Salt Lake City, UT) – Mountain West Small Business Finance congratulates Randy and At-Large Salt Lake County Council representative, one of five distinguished members of the Salt Lake community chosen to be honored at the University of Utah Communications Awards Banquet, Wednesday, April 2, 2014.Read More

MWSBF Recognized at NADCO’s Marketing March Madness Awards

March 4, 2014 – Washington, DC: Mountain West Small Business Finance was honored at the NADCO (National Association of Development Companies Organization) Government Relations Conference this week for excellence in marketing.Read More

MWSBF at Sochi

Zianibeth Shattuck-Owen has speed in her DNA. So you might say her love for things fast (eg. running so fast she qualified and ran the Boston Marathon, and her time spent as a world-class luge athlete) is a nature-nurture issue. Her grandfather raced motorcycles and her dad cars. Even her nickname sounds like greased lightening,Read More

Lifetime Products (A Slam Dunk Deal)

The founder of Lifetime Products wasn’t trying to build a better pole — the first complete basketball system you could raise up and down with a broomstick. To focus specifically on adjustable basketball systems a separate company was created named Lifetime Products, with the name inspired by the goal of building a durable and lasting […]Read More

MWSBF and The Olympics

Sochi is approaching. With less than a month until the official Olympic kick-off in Russia, Mountain West Small Business Finance is in full “Throwback Thursday” mode reflecting on their time as volunteers for the Luge at the 2002 Winter Games in Salt Lake City; and proving once again that MWSBF may very well be one […]Read More

MWSBF Makes “Top 10” CDC in the Country for SBA Veteran Lending

Mountain West Small Business Finance has been named one of the Top 10 Certified Development Companies (CDCs) in the country for loans to veterans, with $11.2 million in financing this year.Read More

MWSBF Spotlight: Lori Chavez

Lori Chavez (Right) (MWSBF Loan Assistant focusing on the 7A Community Advantage program) puts faith and family first; and it’s that dedication and close relationship with God that has sustained her in times of hardship and enriched her life in the good times.Read More

Living Greener ON the Grid

Have you seen them? The new solar panels on the roof of the MWSBF building beckoning the sun like a moth to the flame. Before you think your favorite stop to 504 shop has suddenly become a little too “crunchy” I assure you, the office space is still pretty free of Birkenstocks and Vegan cuisine.Read More

Bikram Yoga SLC

At 5:15 am the “harp” sounds on my iPhone alerting me that it’s time for the day to begin. There’s a pause, where my body and my mind think ‘it’s a mistake’ and ‘what could I possibly have to get up for?’ But then I remember: yoga.Read More