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Develop Ogden is a recently formed 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Its members are software companies located north of Salt Lake City. The organization was created to spread the word about the growing software scene in the greater Ogden area (Box Elder, Cache, Davis, Morgan, Rich, and Weber Counties), to help those who live in this region work closer to home, and to make these counties a better place to live, work, and play.

Media and Press Releases

June 30, 2020 / Press Release

Nonprofit Helping Fight Utah’s Record High Unemployment with Jobs that can Endure Another “Shutdown”

To help get Utahns back to work, an Ogden-based nonprofit, Develop Ogden, is working to share a message that the software industry north of Salt Lake, the greater Ogden area, is growing and the software companies that make up this nonprofit are hiring, even during this time of uncertainty.


June 26, 2020 / FOX 13 The Place

In male-dominated industry, inaugural competition won by a woman

Computer coding is traditionally thought of as a male-dominated career. But Olivia Johnson is proving that wrong! She recently won a coding competition in the category of Senior Developer.


June 18, 2020 / Davis Clipper

Software companies come together to host coding competition

When someone mentions software companies, Silicon Slopes and Utah Valley come to mind. But Develop Ogden and Reading Horizons are trying to break the mold by bringing more of those companies north of Salt Lake City.


June 04, 2020 / Press Release

Develop Ogden Announces Virtual Coding Competition Winners

Develop Ogden, a group of software companies in the growing software scene north of Salt Lake, held its inaugural software coding competition on Thursday, May 28.


May 28, 2020 / FOX 13

Develop Ogden Hosting Virtual Coding Contest

Develop Ogden is hosting a virtual coding contest tonight giving people a chance to win up to $1,000 thousand dollars. Develop Ogden is a nonprofit organization designed to spread the word about software being grown in the Ogden area. The competition will include 10 web-based coding questions and competitors will have an hour to complete it.


May 26, 2020 / ABC 4

Develop Ogden to Host Coding Contest

OGDEN, Utah (ABC4 News) – Utah has become the home to a variety of tech business and software developers and now a group wants to bring programmers to Ogden. Casey Elliot with Develop Ogden joined Good Morning Utah to talk about the effort and a coding contest they are holding to encourage developers.


May 19, 2020 / Utah Business Magazine

Develop Ogden Announces its Formation and Virtual Coding Contest

In order to correct that misconception, a group of software firms north of Salt Lake have created Develop Ogden to promote the thriving software scene.


May 18, 2020 / Press Release

Develop Ogden Announces its Formation and Virtual Coding Contest

People throughout Utah and beyond are aware of the booming software industry in Salt Lake and Utah Counties, but fewer are aware of the growth happening in the northern region of the Wasatch Front. In order to correct that misconception, a group of software firms north of Salt Lake have created Develop Ogden to promote the thriving software scene in that region.