19 03, 2018

Banking Bill Can Fuel the Growth Engine

By |2018-03-19T13:19:04-07:00March 19th, 2018|Blog, Business Climate, Taxes and Regulation, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, Policy|0 Comments

Originally published by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on March 19, 2018. Last week, in a heartening display of bipartisan cooperation, the U.S. Senate passed a badly needed fix to banking regulations—the first major legislation of its kind since the economic recovery began. If the bill becomes law, it will bring long-overdue relief to the local [...]

19 03, 2018

CBRE Arranges the Financing for Wasatch Commons Apartments in Heber City, Utah

By |2018-03-19T13:03:11-07:00March 19th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT – March 19, 2018 – CBRE Capital Markets’ Debt & Structured Finance team has arranged the refinance of Wasatch Commons Apartments, a 224-unit multifamily community located in Heber City, Utah. Andrew Behrens and Jesse Weber of CBRE’s San Francisco office secured the 10-year, interest-only, floating-rate Fannie Mae mortgage on behalf of [...]

19 03, 2018

Nancy Pearce: Women in the Workforce

By |2018-03-19T12:47:46-07:00March 19th, 2018|Blog, BWF, Policy|0 Comments

At the first Business Women’s Forum (BWF) luncheon of the year, I had the pleasure of leading a roundtable discussion on Women in the Workforce. The economic empowerment of women across the world is one of the most remarkable revolutions of the past 50 years. It is remarkable because of the extent of the change: [...]

16 03, 2018

UBR: March 12-16

By |2018-03-22T15:00:51-07:00March 16th, 2018|UBR|0 Comments

March 12, 2018 The SBA is collaborating with Weber State University to offer a "mini-MBA" training course to business communities from Bountiful to Logan. The SBA Emerging Leaders Program is a federal training initiative that specifically focuses on executives of businesses poised for growth. The initiative provides business executives with the organizational framework, resource network [...]

16 03, 2018

What Every Business Leader Needs to Know about the ‘Our Schools Now’ Legislative Compromise

By |2018-03-16T13:54:20-07:00March 16th, 2018|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|1 Comment

The 2018 Legislative Session is behind us, but the positive impacts for our economy and business community will be felt for years to come. In the next several weeks, we will break down some of the most impactful pieces of legislation the Salt Lake Chamber supported over the past 45 days, share insights about the [...]

16 03, 2018

Women’s History Month: 20 Questions with Laura Bogusch

By |2018-03-16T14:08:04-07:00March 16th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy, Women's History Month|0 Comments

This Women's History Month we're sitting down with female leaders from around the state to talk about their path to success, what inspires them and how others could follow in their footsteps. In this episode of Building Utah we sit down with Laura Bogusch, general manager at Boeing Salt Lake. Laura Bogusch was named general [...]

16 03, 2018

Clear the Air Challenge Winners Announced

By |2018-03-16T09:18:24-07:00March 16th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (March 16, 2018) – The 2018 Clear the Air Challenge has wrapped up and the first winter-time Challenge was a huge success. The Salt Lake Chamber, along with its partners TravelWise and UCAIR, are excited to release the final results of the 2018 Clear the Air Challenge. The Clear the Air [...]

15 03, 2018

Keeping Utah Business Safe from Cyber Attacks

By |2018-03-15T10:33:42-07:00March 15th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Hosts 2nd annual Cybersecurity Conference SALT LAKE CITY, UT (March 15, 2018) — More than 300 people attended the Salt Lake Chamber’s second annual Cybersecurity Conference at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Salt Lake City today. The conference was designed to help small and mid-size businesses develop, evaluate and strengthen their cybersecurity [...]

14 03, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Announced Retirement of Senate President Wayne Niederhauser

By |2018-03-14T11:25:08-07:00March 14th, 2018|News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (March 14, 2018) - Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the announced retirement of Senate President Wayne Niederhauser. “The Utah business community will greatly miss President Niederhauser’s leadership in the legislature. He is a true example of a statesman. He has been [...]

14 03, 2018

2018 Women’s History Month Feature: Mayor Kaufusi

By |2018-03-14T11:13:56-07:00March 14th, 2018|Blog, Policy, Women's History Month|0 Comments

This Women’s History Month the Salt Lake Chamber is sitting down with female leaders from around the state to talk about their path to success, what inspires them and how others could follow in their footsteps. In this video we sit down with Provo Mayor Michelle Kaufusi. About Mayor Michelle Kaufusi Born [...]