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

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Small Business Week: UWM Men’s Shop

Small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy. That’s why during Small Business Week, the Salt Lake Chamber is highlighting local businesses on our Building Utah Podcast. Today we sit down with B.J. Stringham, president of UWM Men’s Shop. Utah Woolen Mills, now UWM Men's Shop, is a 5th generation family business. First established as a mill in 1905, [...]

April 30th, 2018|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Small Business Week: Culinary Crafts

Small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy. That’s why during Small Business Week, the Salt Lake Chamber is highlighting local businesses on our Building Utah Podcast. Today we sit down with Mary Crafts-Homer, president and CEO of Culinary Crafts. When Mary started Culinary Crafts in 1984 her sights were set on always being her very best. Now, she’s [...]

April 30th, 2018|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Small Business Week: Busath Photography

Small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy. That’s why during Small Business Week, the Salt Lake Chamber is highlighting local businesses on our Building Utah Podcast. Today we sit down with Drake Busath of Busath Photography. Drake Busath purchased the business from his father in 1999, after working 18 years alongside his parents. Along the way he was [...]

April 30th, 2018|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

ALERT: Utah Business Leaders Unify to Protect Housing Affordability

The Housing Gap Coalition aims to keep Utah home prices affordable for the next generation SALT LAKE CITY, UT (April 26, 2018) — On Tuesday, May 1, 2018 the Salt Lake Chamber and Utah business leaders will officially launch the Housing Gap Coalition. This business-led group is the first of its kind in the nation and aims to address Utah’s [...]

April 26th, 2018|Policy|0 Comments

Building Utah: Lane Beattie says Goodbye

In November, Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and the Downtown Alliance, announced his planned retirement. His last day at the organization is April 30, 2018. But before he heads off to spend more time with his family, he sat down with us to reflect on his last 15 years with the Chamber. “I cannot express [...]

April 25th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|1 Comment

Building Utah: Success in Business Development, Influence and Relationships

In this episode of Building Utah we sit down with Matt Lewis of Altius Leadership. Matt will be leading the Salt Lake Chamber's latest Professional Development training titled, "Power Principles - Success in Business Development, Influence and Relationships." The training takes place at the Salt Lake Chamber (175 E 400 S Ste 600) on May 3, 2018 from 8am to [...]

April 16th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments