Sr. Vice President Mike Vanchiere Appointed to Lindon City Council

This year, senior vice president and loan officer Mike Vanchiere will celebrate 30 years of service with Mountain West Small Business Finance. Since 1980, MWSBF  has funded more than 70 loans in Lindon for a total project cost of $73,789,934, (with Mountain West’s portion being $32,085,000) and have created 1085 jobs. Mike has been key […]Read More

An Attitude of Gratitude

  “We were given the challenge to create something beyond a turkey or cornucopia this year,” Lindsay Boulter, head Marketing assistant at Mountain West Small Business Finance said. “The reality is, every day at this office, more than 40 employees come together with a single focus – to help small businesses succeed. Their success is […]Read More

Happy 40th ‘Bee Day’ Discovery Gateway

The walls and shelves of Mountain West’s chief administrative officer Steve Suite are filled with art, photos and memorabilia. But perhaps the pièce de résistance is the collection of photos capturing moments of pure delight highlighting his family–and especially his grandchildren–over the years at Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum. While Suite has long served as a board member […]Read More

Happy “National Ice Cream Sandwich Day!”

Earlier this week, 2018 Utah Small Business Person of the Year Paul Merrill, CEO of Casper’s Ice Cream joined MWSBF vice president Danny Mangum at Channel 4, to talk about his company’s expansion–made possible through loans with Mountain West–and of course, the beloved Fat Boy Ice Cream Sandwich (amongst other frozen novelties and treats). So celebrate today […]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