20 10, 2017

Out of this World: Iceland

By | October 20th, 2017|Blog, Events, News & Press, Trip Summary|0 Comments

The first thing you notice when descending to Keflavik International Airport is the vast, uninterrupted expanse of the land. It is noticeably different from other countries, with their bustling suburbs and interconnected cities on display from the plane. In Iceland, there is a stillness on the surface that belies what is roiling underneath the earth. [...]

7 09, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Hosts 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon

By | September 7th, 2017|Blog, Events, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (September 7, 2017) – Utah’s business leaders gathered on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek for the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. The theme of the event was “A New Frontier: Your Space in Business.” During the event, more than [...]

30 08, 2017

Cybersecurity Leadership Council engages in educational effort

By | August 30th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Events, Policy|0 Comments

On Wednesday, August 30, 2017 three cyber experts from the Salt Lake Chamber’s Cybersecurity Leadership Council trained Utahns from across the state. As stated by Chamber President and CEO Lane Beattie, “One of the biggest threats to Utah’s economy often goes unmentioned: cyber attacks. No matter the size of the business or organization, cyber attacks [...]

23 08, 2017

2017 Chamber Champion: Natalie Peay

By | August 23rd, 2017|Blog, Events, Policy|0 Comments

On September 7, 2017 Utah’s business leaders will gather at the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. Every year the Chamber recognizes those in the community who have shown exemplary support to further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the local business community. One of this year’s 2017 Chamber Champions is Natalie Peay of Webb.  “The culture [...]

17 08, 2017

2017 Chamber Champion: Jim Crowder

By | August 17th, 2017|Blog, Events, Policy|0 Comments

On September 7, 2017 Utah’s business leaders will gather at the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. Every year the Chamber recognizes those in the community who have shown exemplary support to further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the local business community. One of this year's 2017 Chamber Champions is Jim Crowder of Enterprise Holdings, Inc. [...]

9 08, 2017

2017 Corporate Partner of the Year: Rio Tinto Kennecott

By | August 9th, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

On September 7, 2017 Utah’s business leaders will gather at the Salt Lake Chamber’s 130th Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. Every year the Chamber recognizes those in the community who have shown exemplary support to further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the local business community. This year the Chamber will recognize Rio Tinto Kennecott as Corporate [...]

13 05, 2017

Brothers in arms; mentors in business: Help for veteran entrepreneurs

By | May 13th, 2017|Blog, Events, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Jason Lee, KSL.com, on May 13, 2017. SANDY — When veterans separate from the military, making the transition into civilian life may present challenges, particularly in some business circles. But for those who want to create their own path to business success, a local collaboration effort is helping to pave the way. [...]

20 04, 2017

Notable Utah immigrants awarded for their pioneering spirits, community contributions

By | April 20th, 2017|Blog, Events, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Wendy Leonard, KSL.com, on April 20, 2017. Abe Bakhsheshy came to Utah as a student from Iran, and he always intended to return to his country with a teaching degree to improve conditions there. While in Utah, however, Bakhsheshy's family in Iran was killed by political unrest, so he decided to remain [...]

19 04, 2017

How To Achieve More Than The American Dream

By | April 19th, 2017|Blog, Events, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Amy Rees Anderson on Forbes, April 19, 2017. “The essence of America – that which really unites us – is not ethnicity, or nationality, or religion – it is an idea – and what an idea it is: That you can come from humble circumstances and do great things.” – Condoleeza Rice [...]

14 04, 2017

2017 American Dream Award Feature: Dr. Dinesh Patel

By | April 14th, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber and United Way of Salt Lake as we recognize the incredible contributions immigrants make every day in Utah at the American Dream Awards Luncheon. This new award program helps remind us about the positive impact of immigrants and how they have helped shape Utah’s history since the Mormon Pioneers entered the [...]