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

By | April 28th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

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 [...]

27 04, 2017

Stadler Rail train plant boosters lobby for sale of UTA land to Clearfield

By | April 27th, 2017|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published April 27, 2017 by Tim Vandenack, Standard-Examiner. SALT LAKE CITY — A bevy of boosters stepped forward to make the case for the sale of a plot of Utah Transit Authority land in Clearfield so it can be developed into a train manufacturing plant. Utah Sen. Gregg Buxton, Utah Rep. Mike Schultz and Clearfield Mayor Mark Shepherd lobbied on [...]

27 04, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber to open 1909 time capsule at 130th-anniversary bash

By | April 27th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published on April 27, 2017 by Mike Gorrell, The Salt Lake Tribune. The Salt Lake Chamber will take a deep look into its past Friday at a gala celebrating its 130th anniversary. As part of the 5:30 p.m. event at the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater in downtown Salt Lake City, Chamber [...]

24 04, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber celebrates 130th anniversary

By | April 24th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published on April 24, 2017 by the Deseret News. SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert has proclaimed this week as Salt Lake Chamber Week in honor of the organization’s 130th anniversary. As the state’s largest and longest-serving business association, the chamber serves as a catalyst for one of the top economies in the [...]

24 04, 2017

Op-ed: Utah is the place to do business

By | April 24th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Theresa Foxley, Lane Beattie and Val Hale in The Salt Lake Tribune on April 24, 2017. 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 [...]

24 04, 2017

4 accomplishments that put Utah on the map

By | April 24th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published April 24, 2017 on KSL.com. The Beehive State stands as an example for the nation when it comes to a premier business climate, innovative policies and economic growth. Utah's success is no accident. In fact, the state’s culture of collaboration has been vital in addressing the challenges of an increasingly competitive global economy. Utah is [...]

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 [...]

23 04, 2017

Op-ed: 130 years of the Salt Lake Chamber

By | April 23rd, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published on the Deseret News, April 23, 2017. There are few Chambers of Commerce in the United States that are older than the Salt Lake Chamber. With a history that dates back to 1887, the Salt Lake Chamber is older than the state itself. Many are surprised to learn the chamber was established before [...]

21 04, 2017

UBR: April 17-21

By | April 21st, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

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 [...]