ALL the News about
Mormons, Mormonism
and the LDS Church
Mormon News: All the News about Mormons, Mormonism and the LDS Church
Posted 16 Apr 2001   For week ended April 6, 2001
Most Recent Week
Front Page
Local News
Arts & Entertainment
·New Products
·New Websites
·Mormon Stock Index
Letters to Editor
Continuing Coverage of:
Boston Temple
School Prayer
Julie on MTV
Robert Elmer Kleasen
About Mormon News
News by E-Mail
Weekly Summary
Submitting News
Submitting Press Releases
Volunteer Positions
Bad Link?

Business News

On to the Goal: Deseret Management's Rodney H. Brady
'Goal driven' is a term often associated with type-A executives, but LDS Church-owned Deseret Management Company's Rodney H. Brady takes goals to a level that few manage -- and he meets his goals. Brady, Chief Executive Officer of the holding company for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' profit-making businesses, started out setting goals in high school -- 200 of them. So far he has met 175 of those 200, while setting and meeting many more in the intervening fifty years.

Another Article Laud's LDS Conference Center
The new Conference Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has again attracted the lauditory gaze of an industry publication. This time, Entertainment Design looked at the building as an entertainment auditorium, reviewing the challenges that its architects and engineers faced in designing what is surely the most complex building that the LDS Church has ever constructed. The story of its construction dates to 1995, when LDS architects Leland Gray and Kerry Neilson took a theatre design seminar from S. Leonard Auerbach at Harvard. That led to Auerbach's company, Auerbach + Associates, consulting on the project.

Utah's Mormon Workforce Is Advantage Leavitt is Promoting
Utah Governor, Mike Leavitt, isn't taking junket trips to Silicon Valley every month, he's persuading high tech companies to come to Utah. "What if I showed you a place that takes less time to get to by air than it takes to drive across the valley. Where they have an abundance of tech-savvy workers, with a high quality of life, where housing is reasonably priced, where there are already 2,500 technology companies and three major research institutions. Would you be interested?"

MSI: EarthShell Jumps 78% on McDonalds Deal, Keeps Mormon Stock Index Up
The Mormon Stock Index advanced slightly last week, thanks to a deal between tiny environmentally-friendly food packager EarthShell and McDonalds Corp. McDonalds last week gave final approval to EarthShell's packaging, leading to plans to ramp up production of its new 'clamshell' sandwich container to meet McDonald's needs.

Other Business News

No Articles Available


[an error occurred while processing this directive]

Copyright 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 Kent Larsen · Privacy Information