30 11, 2018

The votes have been tallied, now the real work begins

By |2018-11-30T16:07:32-07:00November 30th, 2018|Blog, Policy, Prosperity Project|0 Comments

More than two weeks after the polls closed, a winner was announced in the race to represent the people of Utah’s 4th Congressional District.  Democratic Salt Lake County Mayor, Ben McAdams, claimed victory over Representative Mia Love by less than 700 votes. And thus concludes what has been called one of the nastiest races Utah [...]

30 11, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber & Women’s Leadership Institute release “Best Practices Guide for Closing the Gender Wage Gap”

By |2018-11-30T10:42:01-07:00November 30th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|Comments Off on Salt Lake Chamber & Women’s Leadership Institute release “Best Practices Guide for Closing the Gender Wage Gap”

SALT LAKE CITY (November 30, 2018) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-serving statewide business association, along with the Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) released the “Best Practices Guide for Closing the Gender Wage Gap.”  This guidebook, which is the result of months of research and input gathering from Utah’s business community, is [...]

28 11, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Utah Supreme Court’s decision regarding the redevelopment of former Cottonwood Mall

By |2018-11-29T09:23:56-07:00November 28th, 2018|Blog, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (November 28, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement on the Utah Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding the redevelopment of the former Cottonwood Mall: “Utah has the fastest growing population and the fastest growing economy.  This is great for our state, but even [...]

28 11, 2018

Derek Miller: Fare Thee Well, Sen. Hatch

By |2018-12-03T16:11:55-07:00November 28th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Derek Miller in Deseret News on November 28, 2018 When the 116th Congress convenes on Jan. 3, 2019, a pillar of the institution will be missing. After more than four decades, nearly a half century, Orrin Hatch will be absent from the hallowed halls of the world’s most powerful elected body. Sen. [...]

27 11, 2018

Summit Vista Names CEO, CMO

By |2018-11-27T12:46:31-07:00November 27th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY – Nov. 27, 2018 – Summit Vista investors have named Mark Erickson chief executive officer and Kelly Ornberg chief marketing officer to lead Utah’s newest life plan community. Both executives will retain their managing director titles and continue to function in the current role of leading Summit Vista in Taylorsville. Erickson, who [...]

21 11, 2018

Shop Local This Small Business Saturday: November 24

By |2018-11-21T09:19:08-07:00November 21st, 2018|Policy|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 $12.9 billion dollars on Small Business Saturday in 2017. This year’s Small Business [...]

16 11, 2018

42nd Annual Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon

By |2018-11-16T15:03:07-07:00November 16th, 2018|Blog, Events, News & Press|0 Comments

Honoring the 2018 ATHENA and Pathfinder Winners SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (November 16, 2018) - Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-serving statewide business association, honored Cindy Crane, CEO of Rocky Mountain Power, as the 2018 ATHENA Leadership Award recipient at this year’s Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon. “Cindy is a thoughtful [...]

13 11, 2018

Under The Tree For Retailers This Holiday Season: More Efforts To Combine Online, In-Store Shopping

By |2018-11-13T11:22:50-07:00November 13th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

CBRE’s Annual Holiday Retail Trends Guide Outlines Retailers’ Focus This Season On Buy-Online/Ship-To-Store, Enhanced Loyalty Programs & More Salt Lake City – November 13, 2018 – Retailers will seek to cap a strong year this holiday season by doubling down on strategies to draw online shoppers into stores, reward their loyalty in new ways and ensure that toys [...]

13 11, 2018

Utah Court of Appeals Upholds Trial Court’s $15 Million Judgment Against UDOT in Eminent Domain Case

By |2018-11-13T11:21:20-07:00November 13th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

November 13, 2018, Salt Lake City, Utah….  Utah Court of Appeals issued its long-awaited decision in an appeal of one of the largest eminent domain judgments in Utah history, UDOT v. LEJ Investments, LLC et al, 2018 UT App 213.  http://www.utcourts.gov/opinions/view.html?court=appopin&opinion=UDOT v. LEJ Investments20181108_20160648_213.pdf  The 14 page unanimous decision, authored by Judge David N. Mortensen, affirmed a June [...]

12 11, 2018

Ivory Homes CEO Named to National Partnership Addressing Housing Affordability

By |2018-11-12T13:21:47-07:00November 12th, 2018|Member News|0 Comments

The HIVE Action Partnership is an elite group of industry leaders that will concentrate on the issues and challenges standing in the way of housing affordability and innovation     SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (NOVEMBER 12, 2018) – Ivory Homes, Utah’s Number One Homebuilder™, announced that Clark Ivory, CEO, has joined the HIVE Action Partnership. This national [...]