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Water is Key to Our Economy

Salt Lake Chamber releases statement on Utah’s new water plan SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the release of the state’s new water strategy. “Business interest in water is fundamental. Water touches every sector of our economy and impacts our regional and global competitiveness. Not only [...]

July 19th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Get to Know the New Utah Transportation Coalition Co-Chairs

The Utah Transportation Coalition is happy to announce that Sophia DiCaro, Chief Compliance Officer at The Cynosure Group and Wade Sherman, Vice President and Lead Counsel for the Digital Marketing Division at Adobe, will serve as the organization’s 2017-2018 co-chairs. Their expertise and unique perspectives will be valuable to the Coalition as it continues to advocate for transportation infrastructure investment. [...]

July 12th, 2017|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Policy|0 Comments

Optimism, Workforce and Tax Reform: CEOutlook 2017 Pre-Test – Quarter 2 Released

Making sure we present the business perspective on the future of the economy is critical. Last quarter (17-Q1), the Salt Lake Chamber launched the CEOutlook initiative, and we are already gaining from it. Optimism is the word again this quarter, as the analysis will show. There are however risks to our economic growth. This quarter, in addition to asking about [...]

July 12th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

5 uniquely Utah summer activities

Originally published by on July 11, 2017. Days of '47 Rodeo One of Utah’s longest-standing traditions, the Days of ’47 Rodeo has celebrated Utah’s heritage since 1857. This year the rodeo will be held at the Utah State Fairpark in the brand-new, $16 million, 10,000 seat Days of ’47 Arena. Only the best rodeo athletes will compete; testing their [...]

July 11th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

“What’s your company’s rural strategy?”

An irony exists in the supply and demand chain of Utah’s workforce. Many companies along the Wasatch Front are struggling to find the personnel required to thrive, and yet many rural areas are struggling for employment opportunities. Through a geographical shift, and perhaps a shift in mindset as well, the workforce demands of the Wasatch Front and the employment needs [...]

Membership Roundup: June 2017

Argosy University 121 Election Road, Suite 300 Draper, UT 84020 801.601.5000 Website: Biomat USA, Inc. 38 East 800 South Salt Lake City, UT 84111 801.363.7697 Website: Campbell Scientific 815 West 1800 North Logan, UT 84321 435.512.3423 Website: Campos Coffee 1385 Lowell Ave Park City, UT 84060 435.640.6468 Website: Diamonds Direct 196 E. Winchester Street Murray, UT 84107 385.388.4353 Website: Enyo [...]

July 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments