27 11, 2015

UBR Recap: Nov 23-27

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November 23, 2015 Recently, Utah was ranked as the #1 Best State for Job Growth by Forbes Magazine. With an economy like ours, we are not too surprised. A study from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics found that Utah has led the nation on job growth for more than the first three quarters. In [...]

20 11, 2015

A Tale of Two Cities

By | November 20th, 2015|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Prosperity 2020|0 Comments

According to Diamond, one need look no further than Detroit and Boston to see the reality of spatial skill sorting and its impact on local economies. Historians might easily look back on the past 20 years of these two communities and exclaim: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it [...]

20 11, 2015

UBR Recap: Nov 16-20

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November 16, 2015 The Salt Lake Chamber Women’s Business Center will host the 39th Annual American Express Women & Business Conference and Wells Fargo ATHENA Awards Luncheon, tomorrow, November 17th, at the Little America Hotel & Tower from 8:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. It will be a full day of informative breakout sessions and inspirational [...]

18 11, 2015

Salt Lake Chamber Women’s Business Center Hosts 39th Annual American Express Women & Business Conference and Wells Fargo ATHENA Awards Luncheon

By | November 18th, 2015|Events, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Conference Honors Women in the Workplace and Celebrates Extraordinary Leaders in Our Community SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (November 17, 2015) – The Salt Lake Chamber Women’s Business Center hosted its 39th Annual American Express Women & Business Conference and Wells Fargo ATHENA Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 at the Little America Hotel & [...]

17 11, 2015

Chamber Looks to the Future with New Mayoral Leadership

By | November 17th, 2015|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber issues the following statement on the mayoral victory of Jackie Biskupski SALT LAKE CITY (November 17, 2015) – Lane Beattie, President and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement after the announcement of Jackie Biskupski being elected as the new Salt Lake City Mayor. “We wholeheartedly congratulate Jackie Biskupski on her [...]

13 11, 2015

UBR Recap: Nov 9-13

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November 9, 2015 As a business owner it’s critical to know what sets you apart from your competitors, how your clients perceive you and how to strategically look at problems from multiple angles. On November 11th at our next Business Essentials Training, we’ll help you find answers to these important questions. Rob Baron will teach [...]

6 11, 2015

New Ozone Standard Will Disproportionately Impact the Intermountain West

By | November 6th, 2015|Policy|0 Comments

Originally posted by Holland & Hart. "On October 1, 2015, EPA finalized the new primary National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for Ozone at 70 parts per billion (ppb); the new standard is more stringent than the current 2008 Ozone NAAQS, which was 75 ppb. At 70 ppb, approximately 32 of 63 counties in the [...]

6 11, 2015

UBR Recap: November 2-6

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November 2, 2015 As a business community, we recognize that transportation is the backbone of our economy. That is why we support Prop 1. Prop 1 helps communities invest in infrastructure close to home, such as roads, trails, sidewalks, maintenance and increased bus service. As population in our state increases, Prop 1 will help solve [...]

1 11, 2015

Membership Roundup: October 2015

By | November 1st, 2015|Policy|0 Comments

American Heritage Window 46 E Herbert Avenue Salt Lake City, UT 84111 801.359.6639 Bible in Art Galleries 927 West Willow Green Way Farmington, UT 84025 800.783.6633 http://www.bibleinartgalleries.com Dev Mountain 341 South Main Street Salt Lake City, UT 84103 844.433.8686 http://www.devmountain.com Jones Simkins 767 South 100 East Farmington, UT 84025 435.757.5304 http://jones-simkins.com/ Program Support Center Salt [...]