31 10, 2018

CEO Success Stories: Cindy Crane

By |2018-10-31T09:07:12+00:00October 31st, 2018|Blog, CEO Success Stories, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber has created a new podcast called "CEO Success Stories." In every episode Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, sits down with a top CEO from across the state to hear from them their leadership philosophy, best practices and lessons learned. If you have ideas or [...]

31 10, 2018

Utah Global Forum is November 8. Register Today!

By |2018-10-31T07:46:56+00:00October 31st, 2018|Blog, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

On Thursday, November 8, the Utah Global Forum will bring together people from around Utah, the nation and the world for an unparalleled opportunity for international discovery, discussion and networking. As the state’s premier international business event, the Utah Global Forum facilitates the dialogue on how businesses can grow beyond local boundaries and develop an [...]

25 10, 2018

CEO of Delta Air Lines Ed Bastian announced as Keynote Speaker for 2019 Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit

By |2018-10-25T10:19:31+00:00October 25th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (October 25, 2018) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing statewide business association, announced Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian as the Keynote Speaker for the 2019 Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit. As CEO of Delta Air Lines, Ed Bastian leads a team of 80,000 global [...]

24 10, 2018

Department of Workforce Services Taps New Veterans Services Chief

By |2018-11-02T15:06:18+00:00October 24th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Deseret News on October 24, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Workforce Services has selected Michael Miller as the new chief of Veterans Services. Miller will take over for Bruce Summers, who will retire in January. Miller, who is from Cedar City, served just under 30 years in the [...]

24 10, 2018

Unlocking New Solutions to Global Food Production Challenges

By |2018-10-26T12:49:39+00:00October 24th, 2018|Member News, Policy|0 Comments

Originally published by Brian Somers in Utah Policy on October 24, 2018 With more than 200 million tons produced globally each year, wheat is an essential, high protein, and nutrient-dense food source. With the recent announcement that scientists have unlocked the wheat genome sequence, research being conducted by Utah State University (USU) Professor Jon Takemoto, [...]

24 10, 2018

SLC International Airport Explores Whether it’s Time to Start Pushing out Small Propeller Planes

By |2018-10-26T12:45:34+00:00October 24th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Lee Davidson in The Salt Lake Tribune on October 24, 2018 Salt Lake City International Airport officials are exploring whether it is time to start pushing small general aviation aircraft away because they tend to slow busy airline operations and limit the ability to attract more commercial flights. “It may not be [...]

24 10, 2018

Opinion Briefs: Governor’s Race, Inland Port & Chamber Advocacy

By |2018-10-26T12:41:13+00:00October 24th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by LaVarr Webb in Utah Policy on October 24, 2018 New gubernatorial candidate? A big crowd of Republicans is going to be running for governor in 2020. Here’s another name being mentioned by the Great Mentioners: Greg Miller. The son of business and philanthropy icon Gail Miller and the late business mogul Larry Miller, [...]

24 10, 2018

Amazon Prime Launches Whole Foods Superfast Deliveries in Salt Lake City

By |2018-10-25T12:28:59+00:00October 24th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Art Raymond in Deseret News on October 24, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — Fans of Whole Foods Markets who are also Amazon Prime members can start receiving supplies from the comfort of their couches, thanks to a new delivery service that launched Wednesday in Salt Lake City. Prime Now brings the online shopping [...]

24 10, 2018

STEM Fest Aims to Build Interest in Tech Careers

By |2018-10-25T12:26:18+00:00October 24th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Deseret News on October 24, 2018 Students use pressurized mechanical arms to lift blocks at US Synthetic's pressure playground during the Utah STEM Action Center's fourth annual STEM Fest at the Mountain America Exposition Center in Sandy on Wednesday. Thousands of students from schools statewide attended the fest, a hands-on showcase of [...]