26 04, 2018

Salt Lake’s Industrial Lease Activity Tops One Million Square Feet for Sixth Consecutive Year

By | 2018-04-26T09:50:41+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Salt Lake City—April 26, 2018—The Salt Lake City office of CBRE has released its Q1 2018 MarketView reports; click here to download full copies of each report. Development Tilts Salt Lake Industrial to Historic Levels For the sixth straight quarter, industrial leasing has topped one million square feet, amounting to the longest run on record [...]

25 04, 2018

Building Utah: Lane Beattie says Goodbye

By | 2018-04-26T08:41:33+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|1 Comment

In November, Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and the Downtown Alliance, announced his planned retirement. His last day at the organization is April 30, 2018. But before he heads off to spend more time with his family, he sat down with us to reflect on his last 15 years with [...]

24 04, 2018

Red Cross to Sound the Alarm Against Home Fires By Installing 100,000 Smoke Alarms Across U.S. in 16 Day

By | 2018-04-25T07:47:02+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Sound the Alarm Against Home Fires Events Set Here for May 2nd and 12th SALT LAKE CITY UT (April 24, 2018) - The American Red Cross is getting ready to Sound the Alarm against home fires. From April 28 to May 13, thousands of Red Cross volunteers and partners across the country will install 100,000 [...]

20 04, 2018

Employers Council Survey Reports Higher Turnover in Utah

By | 2018-04-20T12:12:43+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Annual survey finds higher turnover in 2017 vs. 2016 as reported by Utah employers. SALT LAKE CITY – April 19, 2018 –Employers Council, a leader in human resource and employment law services for the business community, today announced the findings of its recent HR Metrics Survey with 2017 employee turnover rates.  Employers in Utah reported [...]

20 04, 2018

Utah Business Magazine Recognizes Snell & Wilmer Partner Elisabeth McOmber in Annual 30 Women to Watch

By | 2018-04-20T12:11:17+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (April 19, 2018) – Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce that Elisabeth M. McOmber, a partner in the firm’s Salt Lake City office, has been honored as one of Utah Business magazine’s 30 Women to Watch for 2018. The awards are granted each year in recognition of women who have made [...]

16 04, 2018

Building Utah: Success in Business Development, Influence and Relationships

By | 2018-04-16T08:02:31+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

In this episode of Building Utah we sit down with Matt Lewis of Altius Leadership. Matt will be leading the Salt Lake Chamber's latest Professional Development training titled, "Power Principles - Success in Business Development, Influence and Relationships." The training takes place at the Salt Lake Chamber (175 E 400 S Ste 600) on May [...]

12 04, 2018

Janet Jorgensen: Overcoming Disappointment at Work and at Home

By | 2018-04-11T10:14:01+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Blog, BWF, Policy|0 Comments

They say, the only guarantees in life are death and taxes, but I’d like to add one: Disappointment. Feeling disappointed is a complex mix of emotions and can be challenging to manage or even understand. However, it is an important part of our professional and personal growth. Some disappointments are small and quickly overcome, [...]

11 04, 2018

CBRE: Most U.S. Warehouses are Inadequate for E-Commerce Distribution, Despite Recent Construction Push

By | 2018-04-11T09:51:48+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

CBRE Analysis Finds U.S. Warehouses Average 34 Years Old, Lack Features to Handle Rapid Throughput of Online Goods  Northeast Markets Have Oldest Stock; West and South the Youngest Salt Lake City – April 11, 2018 – Momentum for additional construction of U.S. warehouses is not likely to wane, because the vast majority of the country’s [...]

11 04, 2018

Employers Council to Hold 29th Annual Employment Law Update Conference

By | 2018-04-11T09:45:00+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Blog, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

Employers Council to Hold 29th Annual Employment Law Update Conference ELU will guide businesses through the biggest employment law developments of the year Salt Lake City, April 11, 2018 – Registration is now open for Employers Council’s 29th Annual Employment Law Update (ELU) conference. The conference covers the most significant employment law developments of the [...]

11 04, 2018

Building Utah: Where to Start on Cybersecurity

By | 2018-04-11T09:10:40+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

In this Building Utah podcast we sit down with Joe Albaugh, chief security officer at Vivint Smart Home, to talk about applying best practices to keep you and your company safe from cyber attacks. Albaugh explains how more than 75 percent of attacks exploit the failure to put in place basic controls and ways to [...]