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1 12, 2017

President’s Message: The Holiday Season is a Time for Reflection

By |2017-12-01T14:49:23-07:00December 1st, 2017|Blog, Statements|0 Comments

Just a few nights ago, the Chamber offices were once again filled with hundreds of our friends, family, long-time Chamber members, and staff for our annual Holiday Open House. As I walked through the rooms and mingled with guests, I was struck by the love and camaraderie that always seems to permeate these gatherings, but [...]

21 11, 2017

It’s Time to Shop Local: Small Business Saturday is November 25

By |2017-11-21T14:37:43-07:00November 21st, 2017|Blog, News & Press|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 $15.4 billion dollars on Small Business Saturday in 2016. This year’s [...]

1 11, 2017

President’s Message: Salt Lake City ready to host another Winter Olympics

By |2017-11-01T09:00:14-07:00November 1st, 2017|Blog, News & Press|1 Comment

The Olympic flame that was lit 15 years ago still burns bright for many of us in Utah. Just mention the 2002 Olympic Winter Games to a Utahn, and the excitement and enthusiasm that was ushered in all those years ago comes flooding back. At least, that’s how it is for me. When I think [...]

20 10, 2017

Out of this World: Iceland

By |2017-10-20T14:06:48-07:00October 20th, 2017|Blog, Events, News & Press, Trip Summary|0 Comments

The first thing you notice when descending to Keflavik International Airport is the vast, uninterrupted expanse of the land. It is noticeably different from other countries, with their bustling suburbs and interconnected cities on display from the plane. In Iceland, there is a stillness on the surface that belies what is roiling underneath the earth. [...]

5 10, 2017

Membership Roundup: September 2017

By |2017-10-05T10:48:57-07:00October 5th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Welcome our newest members to the Salt Lake Chamber! Thackeray Garn 748 W Heritage Park Blvd. Ste 203 Layton, UT 84041 (801) 776-0232 Website: http://www.thackeraygarn.com Boart Longyear  2570 W 1700 S Salt Lake City, UT 84104 (801) 972-6430 Website: http://boartlongyear.com Community Options 2590 S Washington Boulevard Suite 290 Ogden, UT 84401 (385) 206-7315 2964 West 4700 South [...]

4 10, 2017

Resilience After Disaster: How You Can Help

By |2017-10-12T13:33:16-07:00October 4th, 2017|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Right now it feels like there is little time to heal when the world has been bombarded with one disaster and tragedy after another. From earthquakes and hurricanes to the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history, our hearts ache with the feelings of sadness, frustration and hopelessness. But with little time to mourn, many [...]

4 10, 2017

Why You Shouldn’t Fear Feedback – by Sherry Weaver

By |2017-10-04T16:09:19-07:00October 4th, 2017|Blog, BWF|1 Comment

“Can I give you some feedback?” Who among us doesn’t dread that question? I know I myself get a bit anxious when someone asks if they can offer me some feedback. My mind instantly starts thinking of things I might have done wrong or how I may have failed in some way. In talking with [...]

4 10, 2017

2017 Washington, D.C. Trip

By |2017-10-04T08:43:42-07:00October 4th, 2017|Policy|0 Comments

Each year the Salt Lake Chamber visits Washington, D.C. with a group of business, community and state leaders. This trip represents a unique opportunity to connect our local leaders with members of our federal delegation. Day 1 Bruce Melham on "Navigating the Age of Disruption" From his controversial tweets to [...]

3 10, 2017

Salt Lake Chamber Joins National Business Coalition on Federal Research Funding

By |2017-10-03T11:58:56-07:00October 3rd, 2017|Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - The Salt Lake Chamber is pleased to announce it has joined the national Business for Federal Research Funding (BFRF) Coalition. The BFRF Coalition is a broad-based group of more than 65 U.S. Chambers of Commerce that advocates for increased research funding in the federal budget and brings heightened awareness to [...]

2 10, 2017

President’s Message: We All Have a Part to Play in Securing Our Economy

By |2017-10-02T08:48:48-07:00October 2nd, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Oftentimes when speaking with our business community I find the topic of cybersecurity commonly shrouded in myth and misapprehension. I hear, “Cybersecurity is only for IT staff to worry about,” “I’m not a target,” “I can’t afford it,” or “I’m not sure what to do.” In an effort to extinguish these cybersecurity falsehoods, reinforce awareness [...]