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 [...]

18 01, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Announces 2017 Legislative Priorities and Announces Effort to Guide State’s Future Economic Direction and Competitiveness

By | January 18th, 2017|Blog, Business Climate, Taxes and Regulation, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Infrastructure and Transportation, Natural Resources and Environment, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 18, 2016) — Today the Salt Lake Chamber held its inaugural Policy Summit to preview the business community’s priorities for the upcoming 2017 General Legislative Session with the release of the 2017 Public Policy Guide. Additionally, the Chamber made two major announcements to develop a long-term vision for Utah’s economy [...]

5 01, 2017

Inversion Mitigation Initiative to Help Businesses Improve Utah’s Air Quality

By | January 5th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 5, 2017) --- Today, the Salt Lake Chamber, in partnership with the Utah Clean Air Partnership (UCAIR) and TravelWise, launched an Inversion Mitigation Initiative encouraging business leaders to engage employees in simple, voluntary actions that decrease vehicle emissions during the winter inversion season. “Periods of inversion are inevitable this time [...]

7 12, 2016

Governor’s FY2018 Budget Proposal

By | December 7th, 2016|Blog, News & Press, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber issues the following statement: SALT LAKE CITY (Dec. 7, 2016) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding Gov. Herbert’s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal: “Once again Utah is fortunate to have a robust economy producing strong revenue growth to meet critical needs as [...]

1 12, 2016

President’s Message: Preserving Utah’s Excellent Business Climate

By | December 1st, 2016|Blog, Business Climate, Taxes and Regulation, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

A terrific business climate is one of the best holiday gifts that Utah’s businesses could receive. As the statewide voice for business, the Salt Lake Chamber works to ensure Utah’s business climate remains among the best in the nation. We believe low taxes, limited but effective regulations, top-notch infrastructure, a talented workforce and well-managed and [...]

28 11, 2016

New Report Calls for Strategic Reforms to Improve Regulation in Utah

By | November 28th, 2016|Blog, Business Climate, Taxes and Regulation, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (November 28, 2016) — Today the Salt Lake Chamber released a new report which outlines suggestions on how the state can improve Utah’s premier business climate through regulation reform. The report, titled: “The Cost of Doing Business: Improving Utah’s Regulatory System” details limitations within Utah’s existing administrative rules process and important [...]

15 11, 2016

Salt Lake Chamber Celebrates Authentic Leadership

By | November 15th, 2016|Blog, Events, News & Press|0 Comments

at the 40th Annual American Express Women & Business Conference and Wells Fargo ATHENA Awards Luncheon Salt Lake City, Utah (November 15, 2016) – The Salt Lake Chamber Women’s Business Center hosted its 40th Annual American Express Women & Business Conference and Wells Fargo ATHENA Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at the Little America Hotel. The [...]