Presented by Gov. Gary R. Herbert, the annual Utah Global Forum on Nov. 8, 2018, convened national experts, diplomats from Utah’s largest international trade markets and more than 400 Utah business leaders to discuss the opportunities and challenges for Utah to increase its global trade and investment. Now in its fifth year, the forum offers an innovative space for leaders and industry experts to come together and share their ideas to expand beyond local boundaries and excel in the global marketplace.
Member of the MIAGE Practicioner Board and founder and CEO of U.S. Translation Company, David Utrilla won "International Person of the Year" at the Fifth Annual Global Forum for his outstanding work as an outsatnding internationall business leader. Utrilla has previously been awarded multiple awards including Utah’s Best of State, listed six times in the Inc. 500/5000 for fastest growing companies in America, Mountain West Capital Network’s top 100 fastest growing companies in Utah, and the Small Business Person of the Year by the SBA. In 2014 he received the Weber State University Distinguished Alumnus Award, the 2015 Utah Valley University Atlas Award, the 2016 Quixote Award by the Utah Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and the 2018 International Person of the Year Award by the World Trade Association of Utah.
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