25 03, 2020

Utah Economic Response Task Force Announces Data Analytics and Decision Support Advisory Team

By |2020-03-25T16:23:39-07:00March 25th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Utah Economic Response Task Force fields a mulit-disciplinary team of specialists to work with decision makers Salt Lake City, UT (March 25, 2020) – Following Governor Herbert’s release yesterday of the Utah Economic Response Task Force Plan, “Utah Leads Together,” the Task Force announced today the formation of a cross-disciplinary team of data analytics and [...]

25 03, 2020

Speaking on Business Returns to the Airwaves

By |2020-03-25T16:18:57-07:00March 25th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Prominent radio program “Speaking on Business” returns to KSL drivetime Wednesday with Salt Lake Chamber president and CEO Derek Miller as host Salt Lake City, Utah (March 25, 2020) – Salt Lake Chamber President Derek Miller becomes the new voice of KSL’s popular “Speaking on Business,” beginning Wednesday, March 26.  Zions Bank gifted the brand to [...]

25 03, 2020

Utah Consumers can Adapt, Innovate and Overcome to Sustain our Economy

By |2020-03-25T19:01:39-07:00March 25th, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

The health of our families and community comes first. We must cooperate and distance ourselves to flatten the curve of the health pandemic. And together, we can also help flatten the dip in the economy. Job #1 The most important thing each of us can do for the economy is to follow health advisories for [...]

24 03, 2020

Governor Herbert Releases Economic Response Plan

By |2020-03-26T08:02:35-07:00March 24th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Utah Economic Response Task Force|0 Comments

“Utah Leads Together” provides concrete steps against coronavirus Salt Lake City, UT (March 24, 2020) – Governor Gary R. Herbert released “Utah Leads Together,” his comprehensive task force plan to mitigate the economic consequences of Covid-19 and return Utah to the record-setting growth it enjoyed prior to the pandemic. The report and economic playbook include [...]

23 03, 2020

COVID-19 Task Force Releases Videos to Support Businesses

By |2020-03-24T16:39:50-07:00March 23rd, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Utah COVID-19 Community Task Force is developing videos on topics related to the coronavirus. Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and chair of the Economic Response Task Force participated in the production of the business-related videos. Please find them below. We encourage you to share these with your network. [...]

22 03, 2020

Utah Businesses Need to Practice Social Distancing in the Workplace

By |2020-03-22T22:27:44-07:00March 22nd, 2020|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Additional Resources We encourage you to utilize the following resources and share them out with your community. Social Distancing in the Workplace Flyer PDF Social Distancing Sign PDF

21 03, 2020

Utah Outlook 2020 – Quarter 1 Poll Released

By |2020-03-21T08:18:34-07:00March 21st, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber's Utah Outlook 2020 first quarter poll results are now available. The Utah Outlook is a statewide poll measuring Utahns' sentiments on issues relevant to us and our communities. As with CEOutlook, which measures opinions from business executives, the new polling information will be released every quarter and made available to all Chamber members. [...]

20 03, 2020

Leaders Share Best Practices to Support Economy Through Pandemic

By |2020-03-25T16:24:24-07:00March 20th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Utah Economic Response Task Force|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT (March 20, 2020) – Governor Gary R. Herbert and industry leaders shared strategies, ideas and best practices to combat and mitigate the economic impact of the coronavirus. Some ideas include: using take out at restaurants; scheduling shopping, home viewings, and other necessary and appropriate gatherings; and, maintaining social distance at all [...]

20 03, 2020

2020 Legislative Session Culmination Update

By |2020-03-20T08:10:56-07:00March 20th, 2020|2020 Legislative Session, Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Dear Business Community, The 2020 Legislative Session is officially over. While we have all been focused on protecting our health, families, economy and businesses, since the session ended, we wanted to send out a summary of the major outcomes of this year’s session.    Coronavirus In the last few days of the Legislative Session, legislators appropriated [...]

17 03, 2020

Governor Convenes Economic Response Task Force

By |2020-03-25T16:25:19-07:00March 17th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (MARCH 17, 2020) — Governor Gary R. Herbert convened the first meeting of the Economic Response Task Force, a subcommittee of the COVID-19 Task Force, today as part of his overarching plan to respond decisively to mitigate the impacts of the coronavirus. Leaders in the community attended via teleconference and in [...]