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Salt Lake Chamber Releases White Paper on Tax Reform

SALT LAKE CITY (Aug. 23, 2019) -  Yesterday, the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association, released its white paper on tax reform. Following the last legislative session and the legislature’s efforts to restructure Utah’s Tax Code, the Chamber held eight industry-specific working groups to listen to business leaders, gather input and consider ideas and solutions for tax [...]

August 23rd, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Chamber News: Tax Reform White Paper Released

Yesterday, Steve Starks, CEO of the Larry H. Miller Group and Immediate Past Chairman of the Chamber and I met with President Stuart Adams, Speaker Brad Wilson, and Co-Chairs of the Tax Restructuring and Equalization Task Force, Senator Lyle Hillyard, and Representative Francis Gibson to present the Salt Lake Chamber’s White Paper on Tax Reform. This white paper is the [...]

August 22nd, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Jen Seltzer Stitt: Moving Past Imposter Syndrome

Most women I know suffer from imposter syndrome at some point in their career. We ask ourselves, “How did I end up at this meeting?” or “How did I get this speaking engagement?” There is an inescapable voice in our heads that whispers, “I don’t deserve to be here.” I know I asked myself those questions the first time I [...]

August 19th, 2019|Blog, BWF, Policy|Comments Off on Jen Seltzer Stitt: Moving Past Imposter Syndrome

5 Reasons to Attend the Business H20: Water Innovation Summit

On September 12, the Salt Lake Chamber will host this year's Business H20: Water Innovation Summit in conjunction with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce at Snowbird Resort. The summit will bring together international guests from Israel, business leaders, government stakeholders, and water management experts to discuss cutting edge innovations in corporate water stewardship, solutions in natural resource management, and public [...]

August 19th, 2019|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Congratulates Mayoral Primary Candidates

SALT LAKE CITY (Aug. 16, 2019) - Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, issued the following statement on the Salt Lake City mayoral primary election results: “Congratulations to Erin Mendenhall and Luz Escamilla on their victories in the Salt Lake City mayoral primary election. We wish them well as they move into a [...]

August 16th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

CEO Success Stories: University of Utah President Ruth Watkins

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 University of Utah President Ruth Watkins, to hear about her leadership philosophy, best practices, the American Dream Ideas Challenge, as well as what to expect at the U this upcoming year. [...]

August 14th, 2019|Blog, CEO Success Stories, Podcast, Policy|Comments Off on CEO Success Stories: University of Utah President Ruth Watkins