29 04, 2017

Lane Beattie Honored as 38th Giant in Our City

By | April 29th, 2017|Policy|0 Comments

Past Chairs honor Lane Beattie for his contributions to the Business Community SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (April 28, 2017) – Utah’s business and community leaders gathered Friday evening at the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater to celebrate the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Anniversary. What many will be surprised to learn is that during [...]

28 04, 2017

UBR: April 24-28

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April 24, 2017 Statistics show that elevating women benefits families, communities, the state’s economy and your businesses’ bottom line. That’s why the Women’s Leadership Institute, led by former Senator Pat Jones, is working to help organizations advance women in senior leadership and urge women to run for public office. WLI is not alone in its [...]

24 04, 2017

Utah is the Place to do Business

By | April 24th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Op-ed originally published in the Salt Lake Tribune, April 26.  Utah's growing reputation as a premier business destination is gaining traction. This week the Beehive State is playing host to some of our nation's top site selectors and consultants at the Business Facilities LiveXchange in Park City. Many Utahns likely do not understand that these [...]

21 04, 2017

UBR: April 17-21

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April 17, 2017 Join the Salt Lake Chamber and United Way of Salt Lake as we recognize the incredible contributions immigrants make every day in Utah at the “New Pioneers: American Dream Awards Luncheon.” For their hard work, innovation, integrity and dedication to the people of Utah, we are recognizing the contributions of these four [...]

21 04, 2017

Time to Build: Infrastructure Week Preview

By | April 21st, 2017|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Policy|0 Comments

Roads, bridges, rails, ports, airports, pipes, the power grid, broadband… it is all infrastructure. It affects our daily commutes and our summer vacations. Infrastructure determines if we can drink water straight from our taps and flush our toilets. It brings electricity into our homes and factories. According to a 2015 study, Utah faces an astounding [...]

18 04, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Applauds Chevron’s Commitment to Produce Tier 3 fuels

By | April 18th, 2017|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Natural Resources and Environment, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT - Air quality remains a critical economic issue for Utah’s business community, which is why companies large and small are leading the way to address these challenges. While there is no silver bullet to solving Utah’s air problems, one of the most impactful changes is that of Utah refineries choosing to [...]

17 04, 2017

Chamber Memory: Thomas Paden

By | April 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

"I had the opportunity to join the Salt Lake Chamber’s “Young Millennials Chamber Advisory Group” in the fall of 2015 and became part of an incredible group of young professionals. Who, like myself, are building leadership careers in the community in a variety of professions and disciplines. I’ve had the pleasure and opportunity to add my [...]

14 04, 2017

Rep. Schultz: A New Tool to Address Utah’s Infrastructure Needs

By | April 14th, 2017|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Policy|0 Comments

This past month, Rep. Mike Schultz, House Committee Transportation Chair, gave an exclusive recap of the top transportation bills of the 2017 legislative session to the Salt Lake Chamber's Utah Transportation Coalition. Rep. Schultz discussed how the Utah Transportation Coalition played a central role in these issues and gave a behind the scenes look into [...]

14 04, 2017

UBR: April 10-14

By | April 14th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

April 10, 2017 Join the Salt Lake Chamber and United Way of Salt Lake as we recognize the incredible contributions immigrants make every day in Utah at the “New Pioneers: American Dream Awards Luncheon.” We will be honoring: Pamela Atkinson, Dr. Abe Bakhsheshy, Jorge Fierro, and Dinesh Patel for their work in helping shape a [...]

14 04, 2017

2017 American Dream Award Feature: Dr. Dinesh Patel

By | April 14th, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber and United Way of Salt Lake as we recognize the incredible contributions immigrants make every day in Utah at the American Dream Awards Luncheon. This new award program helps remind us about the positive impact of immigrants and how they have helped shape Utah’s history since the Mormon Pioneers entered the [...]