16 06, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber receives Communications Excellence Award from the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives

By | June 16th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) recently announced the winners of its Communications Excellence awards program. The Salt Lake Chamber is proud to report our "2017 Salt Lake Chamber Public Policy Guide" was selected as an Awards of Excellence winner. Our Public Policy Guide serves as the Chamber’s guiding document on public policy. [...]

14 06, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber and World Trade Center Utah submit comments to federal register regarding NAFTA

By | June 14th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Following up on their February 2017 open letter to Utah’s congressional leaders, the Salt Lake Chamber and World Trade Center Utah recently submitted comments to the federal register regarding forthcoming North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) negotiations. The letter was addressed to the chair of the Trade Policy Staff Committee and reiterated the essential role [...]

13 06, 2017

Burying History: Salt Lake Chamber Replaces 108-year-old Time Capsule

By | June 13th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (June 13, 2017) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber placed a time capsule into the original cornerstone of the Commercial Club Building. The new time capsule replaces the 108-year-old time capsule Commercial Club members hid away on July 5th, 1909. “What a historic day,” said Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the [...]

18 05, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Issues Statement on the Resignation of Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz

By | May 18th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (May 18, 2017) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the resignation of Utah Representative Jason Chaffetz. “Congressman Chaffetz has been a champion of businesses for the State of Utah,” said Beattie. “He has championed many of the issues that have been [...]

11 05, 2017

Utah: Water is Your Business

By | May 11th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Announces Two Business-Focused Water Conservation Programs SALT LAKE CITY, UT – In conjunction with Utah’s Water Week, the Salt Lake Chamber, in partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, hosted the third annual “Utah: Water is Your Business” Forum. The forum was an opportunity for business leaders to learn from local [...]

29 03, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Announces Changes in Leadership & Additions to Staff

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

Salt Lake City, UT - Today, the Salt Lake Chamber announced key staff changes aimed at continuing the organizations exemplary policy and communication work. Elevating Chamber’s Public Policy Team   Building off of one of the most successful legislative session in organizational history, Abby Osborne has been promoted to Vice President of Government Relations [...]

23 03, 2017

U.S. Chamber, Salt Lake Chamber Bring Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign to Salt Lake City

By | March 23rd, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Salt Lake Chamber, hosted a cybersecurity conference today aimed at helping small and mid-size businesses develop, evaluate, and strengthen their cybersecurity programs. “One of the biggest threats to Utah business that often goes unmentioned: cyber attacks,” said Lane Beattie, president and CEO [...]

25 02, 2017

Utah Non-compete Study Results Now Available | No Further Legislative Action in 2017

By | February 25th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

No Further Legislative Action to be taken in 2017 Utah General Legislative Session SALT LAKE CITY (February 25, 2017) – Yesterday, the Salt Lake Chamber in collaboration with a working group of legislators and members of the business community, released the findings from a study conducted in response to the passage of H.B. 251, post-employment [...]