14 12, 2017

The Time is Now for Tax Modernization in Utah

By | December 14th, 2017|Blog, Business Climate, Taxes and Regulation, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Announces New Campaign supporting the Modernization of Utah’s Tax Code SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (December 14th, 2017) – Today, the Salt Lake Chamber unveiled its new campaign calling for the modernization of Utah’s tax code. The Chamber believes modernizing Utah’s tax code is the most critical issue facing the Legislature and must [...]

12 12, 2017

Zero Red Air Days

By | December 12th, 2017|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Utah’s Business Community Commits to Doing Their Part to Clean Up Utah’s Air SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (December 12, 2017)—Today, the Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors voted unanimously to support a business-driven goal of zero red air days. The Zero Red Air Days Initiative seeks to be a united effort to take a stand [...]

30 11, 2017

Governor Mitt Romney announced as Keynote Speaker for 2018 Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit

By | November 30th, 2017|Blog, Events, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (November 30th, 2017) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing statewide business association, announced Governor Mitt Romney as the Keynote Speaker for the 2018 Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit. The Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit is the state’s premier economic forecasting and public policy event [...]

28 11, 2017

Lane Beattie Announces His Retirement

By | November 28th, 2017|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Today, Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and the Downtown Alliance, announced his planned retirement. Beattie’s announcement comes after nearly 15 years at the helm of Utah’s largest and longest-serving business organization. “I cannot express how grateful I am to have been able to lead this great organization for the last [...]

21 11, 2017

It’s Time to Shop Local: Small Business Saturday is November 25

By | November 21st, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

It’s time to start thinking about your holiday shopping. Just like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Small Business Saturday has become a holiday ritual embraced by shoppers in local communities all over the United States. According to American Express, small business owners generated an estimated $15.4 billion dollars on Small Business Saturday in 2016. This year’s [...]

16 11, 2017

41st Annual Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon

By | November 16th, 2017|Events, News & Press|0 Comments

Honoring the 2017 ATHENA and Pathfinder Award Winners SALT LAKE CITY, UT (November 15, 2017) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing statewide business association, honored Dr. Deneece Huftalin as the 2017 ATHENA Leadership Award recipient at this year’s Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon at the Little America Hotel. [...]

1 11, 2017

President’s Message: Salt Lake City ready to host another Winter Olympics

By | November 1st, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

The Olympic flame that was lit 15 years ago still burns bright for many of us in Utah. Just mention the 2002 Olympic Winter Games to a Utahn, and the excitement and enthusiasm that was ushered in all those years ago comes flooding back. At least, that’s how it is for me. When I think [...]

26 10, 2017

Utah Executives Have Positive Outlook on Future Economy

By | October 26th, 2017|Blog, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber releases Q3 CEOutlook Report SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 26, 2017) – Today members of the Salt Lake Chamber gathered at the Federal Reserve Salt Lake Branch to learn the results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook Q3 results. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a new statewide economic survey of Utah [...]

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. [...]

5 10, 2017

Membership Roundup: September 2017

By | October 5th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Welcome our newest members to the Salt Lake Chamber! Thackeray Garn 748 W Heritage Park Blvd. Ste 203 Layton, UT 84041 (801) 776-0232 Website: http://www.thackeraygarn.com Boart Longyear  2570 W 1700 S Salt Lake City, UT 84104 (801) 972-6430 Website: http://boartlongyear.com Community Options 2590 S Washington Boulevard Suite 290 Ogden, UT 84401 (385) 206-7315 2964 West 4700 South [...]