31 03, 2020

Utah Economic Response Task Force Facts & FAQs: Navigating Stay at Home Orders and Business Resources

By |2020-04-03T14:13:54-07:00March 31st, 2020|News & Press, Policy, Utah Economic Response Task Force|0 Comments

The Utah Economic Response Task Force hosted a “Facts & FAQs” virtual conference call on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. MST to provide an update on the status of economic efforts to mitigate the coronavirus. This Zoom video conference will assist you in navigating business operations under stay at home orders [...]

31 03, 2020

GOED Announces Utah Leads Together Small Business Bridge Loan Program

By |2020-04-01T08:32:06-07:00March 31st, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

The Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) today announced the implementation of the Utah Leads Together Small Business Bridge Loan program. The program, available beginning March 31, 2020, at 8 a.m. (MDT), offers a bridge loan to Utah-based small businesses with 50 or fewer employees impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Loan amounts range from [...]

31 03, 2020

Speaking on Business: Utah Leads Together

By |2020-04-10T11:52:22-07:00March 31st, 2020|Blog, Speaking on Business|0 Comments

This is Derek Miller Speaking on Business.  On Monday, Governor Herbert’s “Stay Safe, Stay Home” directive went into effect, asking us to stay at home as much as possible and to keep practicing safe social distancing and hygiene.  In densely populated areas of the state Mayors have given the Governor’s directive the force of law. [...]

30 03, 2020

Speaking on Business: Lavanya Mahate & Saffron Valley Restaurants

By |2020-04-02T10:47:55-07:00March 30th, 2020|Blog, Speaking on Business|2 Comments

Putting others first, even when your own business is in the extremities – it’s all part of Utah’s Beehive Mentality.  Lavanya Mahate moved to Utah from India 19 years ago.  After helping women build small businesses, she determined to start her own, and today is one of Utah’s most prominent restauranteurs.  But Saffron Valley is [...]

29 03, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Passing of Bob Garff

By |2020-03-30T13:57:39-07:00March 29th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT (March 29, 2020) – The Salt Lake Chamber issued the following statement regarding the passing of Utah businessman Bob Garff: "It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of former Board Chair of the Salt Lake Chamber, Bob Garff. Mr. Garff not only served on the Chamber [...]

26 03, 2020

Utah Economic Response Task Force Facts & FAQs: Federal Stimulus Plan & Innovative Business Solutions

By |2020-03-30T11:35:52-07:00March 26th, 2020|News & Press, Policy, Utah Economic Response Task Force|0 Comments

The Utah Economic Response Task Force hosted a “Facts & FAQs” virtual conference call on Tuesday, March 25, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. MST to provide an update on the status of economic efforts to mitigate the coronavirus. This zoom video conference provided an overview of the federal stimulus plan and innovative business solutions [...]

25 03, 2020

Impact of COVID-19 and Containment Measures on Commercial Real Estate Markets

By |2020-03-25T19:04:57-07:00March 25th, 2020|Member News|1 Comment

CBRE’S OUTLOOK FOR THE ECONOMY AND SPECIFIC CRE SECTORS: A global recession likely has started. The U.S. also is expected to endure a recession, with GDP declines in the first and second quarter. CBRE sees the U.S. economy stabilizing in the third quarter, starting to recover in the fourth, and growing at stronger rates in [...]

25 03, 2020

Utah Economic Response Task Force Announces Data Analytics and Decision Support Advisory Team

By |2020-03-25T16:23:39-07:00March 25th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Utah Economic Response Task Force fields a mulit-disciplinary team of specialists to work with decision makers Salt Lake City, UT (March 25, 2020) – Following Governor Herbert’s release yesterday of the Utah Economic Response Task Force Plan, “Utah Leads Together,” the Task Force announced today the formation of a cross-disciplinary team of data analytics and [...]

25 03, 2020

Speaking on Business Returns to the Airwaves

By |2020-03-25T16:18:57-07:00March 25th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Prominent radio program “Speaking on Business” returns to KSL drivetime Wednesday with Salt Lake Chamber president and CEO Derek Miller as host Salt Lake City, Utah (March 25, 2020) – Salt Lake Chamber President Derek Miller becomes the new voice of KSL’s popular “Speaking on Business,” beginning Wednesday, March 26.  Zions Bank gifted the brand to [...]

25 03, 2020

Utah Consumers can Adapt, Innovate and Overcome to Sustain our Economy

By |2020-03-25T19:01:39-07:00March 25th, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

The health of our families and community comes first. We must cooperate and distance ourselves to flatten the curve of the health pandemic. And together, we can also help flatten the dip in the economy. Job #1 The most important thing each of us can do for the economy is to follow health advisories for [...]