22 01, 2019

The Buckner Company Expands to Utah County

By |2019-01-22T12:22:27+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

PLEASANT GROVE — January 21, 2019 The Buckner Company has expanded its operations by opening of a new office in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Located at 2100 Pleasant Grove Blvd. Suite 180, this office will provide all standard services with both agents, account managers, and customer service representatives to assist clients. The new location will make [...]

21 01, 2019

Give back this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

By |2019-01-21T11:07:23+00:00January 21st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

“Today, we join the rest of the nation in honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. whose courage, leadership and global vision of justice helped advance our country’s public consciousness towards equality. Ninety years after his birth and a little more than 50 years since his death, there is still work [...]

18 01, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Announces 2019 Legislative Priorities at the Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit

By |2019-01-23T11:28:17+00:00January 18th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (January 18, 2019) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing statewide business association, held the Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit, in partnership with the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute, to preview the business community’s priorities for the upcoming 2019 General Legislative Session. The Utah Economic Outlook [...]

17 01, 2019

Employers Council Offers Local Businesses a Chance to Participate in its 2019 Utah Benchmark Compensation Survey

By |2019-01-17T15:27:26+00:00January 17th, 2019|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, January 17, 2019 – Employers Council is inviting all Utah businesses to participate in its 2019 Utah Benchmark Compensation Survey. Participating companies may then purchase the Survey results when published in June. For over 70 years, Employers Council has provided Utah employers with compensation surveys. These surveys provide executive decision makers with [...]

16 01, 2019

Chamber’s 2019 Legislative Priorities: Environment

By |2019-01-16T20:55:25+00:00January 16th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

As the Salt Lake Chamber gears up for the 2019 Legislative Session, we’re getting the word out early about what some of our major focuses will be this year. 2019 will be all about growth and how today’s actions shape tomorrow’s future. In this Building Utah podcast, we sit down with Dave Smith, president of [...]

16 01, 2019

Walmart Is Changing How Utahns Shop

By |2019-01-16T10:37:36+00:00January 16th, 2019|Blog, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake City― 2018 was an important year of innovation in Utah Walmart stores, as the company made good on its promise to make shopping easier for Utah customers, saving them time and money through the rollout and expansion of several in-store innovations. The company also supported its more than 18,000 Utah associates through increased training, [...]

15 01, 2019

Cybersecurity Lunch & Learn: Disaster Prevention & Response Plan

By |2019-01-15T12:18:38+00:00January 15th, 2019|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

NIST Computer Security Incident Handling Guide https://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/specialpublications/nist.sp.800-61r2.pdf Section 2.3.2 Plan Elements (page 8) Organizations should have a formal, focused, and coordinated approach to responding to incidents, including an incident response plan that provides the roadmap for implementing the incident response capability. Each organization needs a plan that meets its unique requirements, which relates to the [...]

14 01, 2019

Utah’s Housing Gap Coalition Challenge

By |2019-01-17T15:06:22+00:00January 14th, 2019|Blog, Housing Gap Coalition, Policy|0 Comments

What is the housing gap?   Utah has a Housing Gap Challenge. Since 2010, Utah has added four new households for every three new housing units. For the first time in 40 years, Utah has more households than available housing; creating a gap that’s affecting over 54,000 families and individuals. This supply and demand challenge [...]

14 01, 2019

Cushman & Wakefield: New Managing Principal for Utah Operations

By |2019-01-22T12:26:26+00:00January 14th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Alison Beddard Appointed Managing Principal for Utah SALT LAKE CITY, November 9, 2018– Cushman & Wakefield Salt Lake City is proud to announce Alison Beddard as the new Managing Principal for Utah operations. Based in Salt Lake City, Beddard will oversee the strategic growth of the firm’s business lines in the Salt Lake City, Ogden, [...]

14 01, 2019

Nancy Pearce: Powerful steps to improve employee engagement

By |2019-01-16T11:57:42+00:00January 14th, 2019|Blog, BWF, Policy|0 Comments

According to Gallup’s State of the Global Workplace Report, only 15% of employees worldwide are engaged in their jobs--meaning that they are emotionally invested in committing their time, talent and energy in adding value to their team and advancing the organization’s initiatives. The current business environment and organizations across the globe are faced with more [...]