17 05, 2019

How Going Global Expanded dōTERRA’s Reach and Impact

By |2019-05-17T09:59:02-07:00May 17th, 2019|Blog, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

A little over eleven years ago, the dōTERRA founders came together with a common vision of sharing the power of therapeutic-grade essential oils with the world. They knew that this dream would only be possible through sustainable and knowledgeable sourcing practices to ensure purity and potency. Rather than tapping into an essential oil supply chain [...]

15 05, 2019

Infrastructure Week: The Golden Spike is One Example

By |2019-05-13T19:46:32-07:00May 15th, 2019|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

By Theresa Foxley, president and CEO, Economic Development Corporation of Utah You’ll have seen a lot written last week about Utah’s role in one of our country’s most historic milestones: the completion of the transcontinental railroad. And for good reason! While it’s easy to take for granted our ability to move goods, people, and ideas [...]

15 05, 2019

Utah’s Business Community Honors 2019 Business Champions

By |2019-05-13T14:02:21-07:00May 15th, 2019|Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber presents awards to pro-business Legislators SALT LAKE CITY, UT (May 15, 2019) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber presented the Business Champion Awards to legislators who stood for the interests of Utah businesses during the 2019 General Legislative Session. The Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors recognized the efforts of these [...]

13 05, 2019

Global International Business Week: A Conversation with Miles Hansen, WTC Utah

By |2019-05-13T19:38:04-07:00May 13th, 2019|Policy|1 Comment

https://youtu.be/QfLS7BSoa04   This Global Business Week we sat down with Miles Hansen, president and CEO of World Trade Center Utah to discuss the importance of international trade to the growth of our economy and the resources available to those looking to enter the global arena, as well as celebrate some local businesses that are [...]

13 05, 2019

6 Things to Consider When Choosing an International Transportation Company

By |2019-05-13T19:20:53-07:00May 13th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

When you set out to extend your business globally, partnering with a consistent and dependable transportation carrier can be the determining factor in success. There are a number of international transportation companies out there (referred to as “Freight Forwarders” or “N.V.O.C.C.”) and it can be difficult, at first glance, to choose which partner can help [...]

10 05, 2019

Why Small Businesses Should Be Using Video

By |2019-05-10T13:37:14-07:00May 10th, 2019|Member News, National Small Business Week|0 Comments

Video is one most important tools in a marketing toolbox. Gone are the days where billboards and TV commercials get you the best bang for your buck — welcome to our new digital age. One of our clients put it best, "if a picture is worth a thousand words, video is geometrically more powerful of [...]

10 05, 2019

Connecting Veteran-Owned Businesses to the Resources They Need

By |2019-05-10T12:13:40-07:00May 10th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Hosts Annual Utah Veteran-Owned Business Conference SALT LAKE CITY, UT (May 10, 2019) — Today the Salt Lake Chamber hosted its annual Utah Veteran Owned Business Conference, alongside presenting sponsors the Veterans Business Resource Center, Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs and Zions Bank. The Conference helps to connect veteran entrepreneurs and [...]

9 05, 2019

Opening Doors & Shattering Ceilings: Get to Know The Wave

By |2019-05-09T16:05:47-07:00May 9th, 2019|Blog, Member News, National Small Business Week, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Every year, the Salt Lake Chamber celebrates National Small Business Week by highlighting small businesses and entrepreneurs who are making a difference in Utah’s business and local community. In this Building Utah podcast we hear from Joanna Smith, founder of The Wave. The Wave is Utah's first co-working space and social club for women and [...]

8 05, 2019

CEO Success Stories: Steve Starks, president of Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment

By |2019-05-08T12:15:22-07:00May 8th, 2019|Blog, CEO Success Stories, Podcast, Policy|Comments Off on CEO Success Stories: Steve Starks, president of Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment

In the latest episode of the Salt Lake Chamber podcast "CEO Success Stories," Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, sits down with Steve Starks, president of Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment, to hear about his leadership philosophy, best practices and lessons learned, in addition to the Utah [...]

8 05, 2019

The In’s and Out’s of Small Business Valuation

By |2019-05-08T11:07:02-07:00May 8th, 2019|Blog, Member News, National Small Business Week, Policy|0 Comments

A Quick Summary of the Why and How of Valuing Your Business Understanding the value of your business is crucial. This is true whether you are looking to raise funds to expand, admit new partners, incentivize key employees, or retire and capitalize on your hard work and effort. While not as easy to measure as [...]