Blog 2017-10-20T08:37:32+00:00

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Salt Lake Chamber Announces 2018 Legislative Priorities at Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (January 16, 2018) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing statewide business association, held the Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit, in partnership with the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute, to preview the business community’s priorities for the upcoming 2018 General Legislative Session.  The Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit is [...]

January 16th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber statement on the passing of President Thomas S. Monson

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 3, 2018) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the passing of President Thomas S. Monson. “The state of Utah has lost a great Leader. President Monson’s influence has far exceeded his religious responsibilities, stewardship, and love for the Latter-Day Saints around the world. “He is [...]

January 3rd, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Announced Retirement of Senator Orrin Hatch

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 2, 2018) - Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the announcement from Senator Orrin Hatch that he will be retiring at the end of his current term. “In the history of the State of Utah no other individual legislator has had greater impact. As the longest-serving [...]

January 2nd, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

President’s Message: New Year’s Resolutions for your Business

It’s time to leave 2017 behind and set your sights to new heights for 2018. The new year affords all of us the opportunity to focus on what we can do to better ourselves, our company and our communities. When you think of New Year’s resolutions, it’s easy to think about goals like losing weight, getting outdoors, and spending more [...]

January 1st, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Top 10 Stories from the Salt Lake Chamber in 2017

We've compiled a list of the Salt Lake Chamber's most read stories from 2017. Take a minute to revisit just some of the many things we have worked on this past year. 1. Zero Red Air Days: Utah's Business Community Commits to Doing Their Part to Clean Up Utah's Air The Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors voted unanimously to [...]

December 29th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Learning Best Practices from Leaders for Clean Air

Utah’s air quality continues to be a top-of-mind issue for many business leaders and employees—especially after our recent red air days. However, just because the poor air is now out of sight, doesn’t mean it should be out of mind, too. Whether there is an inversion or not, air quality affects the recruitment, retention and health of employees as well [...]

December 19th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, Policy|0 Comments