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Lori Bonham Williams: Seeing the Hope Inside Yourself: Mentoring

Growing up my grandmother was my greatest mentor instilling in me the drive to get an education, and taught me the prescription of success in mentoring, starts with behavior. The behaviors of building relationships, being a hard worker and respecting others. Margaret Ellen Bonham was a widower for 60 years and raised my father on her own while working as [...]

October 29th, 2019|Blog, BWF, Policy|1 Comment

Chamber Statement on Recently Released Tax Reform Proposal

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 18, 2019) — Today the Salt Lake Chamber issued the following statement in response to the Utah Legislature's recently released tax reform proposal: "We appreciate the effort the legislature has made to listen and work with Utahns in this process, just as the Chamber has done with our business community these past few months. It [...]

October 18th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

CEO Success Stories: SLC Mayoral Candidate Erin Mendenhall

In the Salt Lake Chamber podcast called "CEO Success Stories," Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, sits down with a top leader from across the state to hear from them their leadership philosophy, best practices and lessons learned. We are pleased to be joined with SLC Mayoral Candidate Erin Mendenhall. If you have [...]

October 18th, 2019|Blog, CEO Success Stories, Podcast, Policy|Comments Off on CEO Success Stories: SLC Mayoral Candidate Erin Mendenhall

Women’s Business Center of Utah Launches Kiva Salt Lake City

New Partnership with kiva.org will provide access to capital through crowdfunding loans SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (OCTOBER 18, 2019) – The Women’s Business Center of Utah (WBCUtah) today announced a partnership with kiva.org and will serve as host for “Kiva Salt Lake City,” the first Kiva Hub in Utah. Kiva U.S. is a nonprofit organization that facilitates crowd-funded microloans ranging [...]

October 18th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Top 5 Reasons to Attend the Government Affairs Bootcamp

The Salt Lake Chamber’s Annual Government Affairs Bootcamp is quickly approaching. This intensive two-day training is an opportunity to ensure the voices of Utah’s business community are heard on Capitol Hill. Besides knowing why government relations is important for your organization, there are many reasons why you as a business leader, new or experienced government relations professional, company executive or [...]

October 14th, 2019|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Linda Wardell to Receive 2019 ATHENA Leadership Award

General Manager of City Creek Center to be honored with prestigious national award in recognition of business leadership and community service SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 10, 2019) – The Salt Lake Chamber announced that Linda Wardell, General Manager of City Creek Center, will receive the 2019 ATHENA Leadership Award, November 12, 2019, at the Grand America Hotel. The organization’s highest [...]

October 10th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments