25 05, 2018

UBR: May 21-25

By |2018-05-16T13:57:22-07:00May 25th, 2018|Blog, Policy, UBR|0 Comments

May 21, 2018 Independently-owned KÜHL Clothing is headquartered in Salt Lake City. KÜHL creates high performance clothing in casual relaxed styles. The Utah company is always looking for new ways to preserve natural resources and reduce their environmental footprint, whether through product or business operations. Taking a proactive role in reducing pollution and improving air [...]

24 05, 2018

Downtown Achievement Award Winners Announced

By |2018-05-24T14:47:16-07:00May 24th, 2018|Blog, Member News, News & Press|0 Comments

Award winners to be honored at annual “State of Downtown” event in June Salt Lake City (May 24, 2018) – Exceptional contributions to Salt Lake City’s downtown will be recognized as part of the annual State of Downtown, presented by the Downtown Alliance. Awards will be presented during the Alliance’s annual meeting on June 27, [...]

21 05, 2018

Utah Prepares to Transform Population Challenges Into Opportunities

By |2018-07-18T12:45:56-07:00May 21st, 2018|Blog, Policy, Prosperity Project|0 Comments

Over the years, I’ve learned that you can start some amazing conversations with the phrase, “Here’s a question for you…” I used that phrase recently to start a conversation with Kristen Cox, executive director of the Utah Governor’s Office of Management and Budget. It’s safe to say her office is the confluence for all state budget [...]

18 05, 2018

UBR: May 14-18

By |2018-05-08T14:25:47-07:00May 18th, 2018|Blog, UBR|0 Comments

May 14, 2018 With so much of our personal and professional lives available for public consumption online, it is becoming increasingly important to control our image. If you need help developing your personal brand, the Business Women’s Forum is holding a luncheon tomorrow focused on Personal Brand Building for Non-Marketers. The Keynote speaker for the [...]

18 05, 2018

Building Utah: Salt Lake Chamber 2018 Legislator of the Year: Sen. Ann Millner

By |2018-05-18T13:41:08-07:00May 18th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Every year the Salt Lake Chamber honors legislators who support a pro-economy and pro-business agenda with the “Business Champion” award. These are legislators who have voted at least 80% of the time with the Chamber’s priority votes. This last legislative session we had 22 priority votes and 79 legislators who voted for those priority votes [...]

17 05, 2018

CBRE Research Finds Restaurants, Coffee Shops Expanding Their Lead in International Retail Expansion

By |2018-05-17T12:22:59-07:00May 17th, 2018|Blog, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

CBRE’s Annual Survey Ranks Toronto as Most Popular North American Market for Debuts of International Retailers; Hong Kong Is Top Destination Globally Salt Lake City – May 17, 2018 – Restaurants and coffee-shop chains increased their lead as the most active retail category for international expansion, capitalizing on a global effort by landlords to make [...]

17 05, 2018

Utah’s Economic Blueprint Report: How are we doing?

By |2018-05-17T10:24:29-07:00May 17th, 2018|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

The history of Utah’s economy is one of transformation, industry and purposeful planning. Our forebears developed a principled ever-changing blueprint for our current economic success. Last year, nearly 100 business leaders, including the majority of the Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors, engaged in a similar, forward-thinking blueprint process to ensure Utah’s future economic success. [...]

16 05, 2018

Infrastructure Week with Andrew Gruber

By |2018-05-16T11:49:02-07:00May 16th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|1 Comment

Infrastructure Week is a national week of events meant to educate and elevate infrastructure as a critical issue impacting America’s economy and our nation’s future. In this episode of Building Utah, we're joined by Andrew Gruber, Executive Director at Wasatch Front Regional Council, to talk about what's being done in Utah on a state and [...]

16 05, 2018

Utah’s Business Community Honors 2018 Business Champions

By |2018-05-16T08:44:04-07:00May 16th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber presents awards to pro-business Legislators SALT LAKE CITY, UT (May 16, 2018) – Today the business community presented the Business Champion Awards to pro-business legislators who stood for the interests of Utah businesses during the 2018 General Legislative Session. The Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors recognized the efforts of these [...]

15 05, 2018

40 Utah Businesses Commit to Challenge to Elevate Women in the Workplace

By |2018-05-15T12:24:34-07:00May 15th, 2018|Blog, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

Women’s Leadership Institute adds new businesses, organizations to ElevateHER Challenge, bringing total to 200 SALT LAKE CITY (May 14, 2018) – On Thursday, 40 businesses and organizations accepted the ElevateHer challenge to elevate women in business, bringing the total number of business taking the challenge to 200 since the Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) first created the challenge [...]