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3 Ways Your Company Can Show a Year-Round Commitment to Clean Air

Although this month marks the end of the Chamber’s Inversion Mitigation Initiative, it does not mean businesses and employees should stop working to integrate clean air strategies into their company culture. The truth is, air quality challenges don’t suddenly go away as winter fades into spring. In fact, Utah’s summertime air quality poses its own set of challenges to both [...]

March 14th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment|0 Comments

Women’s History Month 2017 Feature: Theresa Foxley

Since 1911, the United States has celebrated Women’s History Month – an annual month declared worldwide that highlights the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. This year the Salt Lake Chamber is honoring the extraordinary accomplishments, determination and tenacity of women. Against social convention and often legal restraints, women have created a legacy that expands [...]

March 12th, 2017|Blog, Women's History Month|0 Comments

38-15-1 Legislative Updates Week 7

After 45 days, we're excited to share that Utah's 2017 General Legislative session is in the books. This session has been tremendous for Utah's business community. While there is still work to be done, we cannot help but applaud the Legislature. We also sincerely appreciate all of your efforts this session as business leaders. Without your engagement, our accomplishments would [...]

March 10th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Utah County’s Economy Continues to Thrive

Utah is no stranger when it comes to accolades and honors, most recently the Provo-Orem metropolitan area came out on top as the fastest growing area in the nation by the Brookings Institution. The comprehensive study examined metropolitan area growth from 2010-2015, overall prosperity and inclusion to gain insight into key areas of the economy. As we continue to see [...]

March 9th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

2017 Cybersecurity Conference: Protecting our National and Economic Security

Cybersecurity is becoming a fiercely debated issue following attacks in the political realm to breaking news on information leaks in the private sector. As the world becomes more interconnected government, business, and individuals are becoming more vulnerable to cyber threats. Every day, new tools and techniques are developed to resolve challenges in our security, but cyber criminals are becoming savvier [...]

March 8th, 2017|Blog, Policy|1 Comment

Inside the Beltway: Guest Blog by Utah’s Senator Lee

What happened last month Since President Trump’s inauguration on January 20th, the Senate has focused a large part of its floor time to confirming the President’s nominees. As of the end of February, the Senate with the support of Senator Lee has confirmed General Mattis as Secretary of Defense, General Kelly as Secretary of Homeland Security, Congressman Pompeo as Director of the Central [...]

March 7th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments