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Salt Lake Chamber hosts 2018 Candidate Forum

Utah business leaders hear from candidates on key federal priorities The Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association, held its 2018 Salt Lake Chamber Candidate Forum today at the Chamber offices in downtown Salt Lake City. Members of the Chamber’s Board of Governors, and other invited guests, had an opportunity to hear from Governor Mitt Romney, Mayor Ben [...]

October 16th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Proposition 2, Medical Marijuana Compromise

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 15, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement on the Proposition 2, Medical Marijuana Compromise: “We applaud legislative leaders, the Governor and stakeholders on both sides of Proposition 2 for listening to the business community’s concerns and developing a legal framework that addresses public safety while [...]

October 15th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

How to vote in the 2018 Utah General Election

The 2018 midterm elections are right around the corner, November 6th to be exact. But before you cast your vote, there is a lot of information to know; from who is running for office and what propositions are up for vote, to how you register and ultimately submit your vote. With an unprecedented number of questions and candidates on the [...]

October 15th, 2018|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber hosts International Trip to Peru

Utah Business Leaders visit Embassy in Lima, Peru SALT LAKE CITY (October 11, 2018) – A delegation of nearly 30 Salt Lake Chamber members and business leaders traveled to Peru to visit the South American country known for its stunning natural beauty and ancient civilization. Today, the group visited the U.S. Embassy in the capital city of Lima to get [...]

October 12th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Respond: 5 critical steps for responding to a cyber attack

Cybersecurity affects every team, organization and industry. Many attacks can be categorized as high-magnitude crises with potential impacts that threaten the credibility, and perhaps even the survival, of affected organizations. Counterintuitively, the best time to respond to a cyber attack is before it occurs. An organization does not have sufficient time to complete the necessary steps for optimal response in [...]

October 12th, 2018|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

Utah Global Forum Announces Keynote Speaker Ben Stein

Salt Lake City – Ben Stein, known for his economic lessons on and off-screen, will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 Utah Global Forum hosted by Gov. Gary R. Herbert. The event, which is a joint effort between World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah), the Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Salt Lake Chamber, will take place [...]

October 11th, 2018|Blog, Events, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments