17 04, 2019

Utah Executives Report Cautious Optimism About Future Economy

By |2019-04-17T11:41:01-07:00April 17th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber releases 2019-Q1 CEOutlook Report SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (April 17, 2019) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber released the first-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook 2019 survey. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a statewide economic survey of Utah business executives. Modeled after other national business sentiment surveys, it provides [...]

15 04, 2019

Building Utah: How to Pitch Your Products to Walmart

By |2019-04-15T08:37:02-07:00April 15th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Podcast|0 Comments

If you are a supplier of new, shelf-ready, goods manufactured in the United States and you are looking to sell your products with Walmart, now is your time to apply. Walmart is holding its 6th Annual Open Call for U.S. Sourced Products. It's part of the company's commitment to purchase an additional $250 billion in [...]

2 04, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber calls on Utah businesses to take steps to close the gender wage gap

By |2019-04-02T11:42:02-07:00April 2nd, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (April 2, 2019) — Today in honor of Equal Pay Day, the Salt Lake Chamber released the following statement: “Utah leads the nation in economic growth, and yet in 2019, we still top the list of states with the highest gender wage gap. Today, on Equal Pay Day, the Salt Lake [...]

1 04, 2019

President’s Message: We Must Not Forget the Principles of The Utah Compact

By |2019-04-01T20:08:04-07:00April 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

In November 2010, the debate over immigration policy was at the forefront of the national conversation. Arizona had passed a bill that was soon to be considered in the Utah Legislature. Unfortunately, the debate quickly turned vitriolic. Concerned with the ramifications of adopting a controversial policy and the impact that course of action would have [...]

29 03, 2019

Women’s History Month: 20 Questions with Dr. Bethami Dobkin

By |2019-03-29T10:23:37-07:00March 29th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Women's History Month|0 Comments

This Women's History Month we're sitting down with female leaders from around the state to talk about their path to success, what inspires them and how others could follow in their footsteps. In this episode of Building Utah we sit down with Dr. Bethami Dobkin, president of Westminster College. President Dobkin served for the past [...]

27 03, 2019

Keeping Utah Business Safe from Cyber Attacks

By |2019-03-27T11:12:43-07:00March 27th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber Hosts 3rd annual Cybersecurity Conference SALT LAKE CITY, UT (March 27, 2019) — Today nearly 300 people attended the Salt Lake Chamber’s third annual Cybersecurity Conference at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek. The conference was designed to help small and mid-size businesses develop, evaluate and strengthen their cybersecurity [...]

21 03, 2019

Women’s History Month: A Conversation with Astrid Tuminez

By |2019-03-21T11:15:25-07:00March 21st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Women's History Month|1 Comment

This Women's History Month we're sitting down with female leaders from around the state to talk about their path to success, what inspires them and how others could follow in their footsteps. In this video we sit down with Utah Valley University President Astrid Tuminez. Dr. Astrid S. Tuminez was appointed the seventh president of [...]

19 03, 2019

Women’s History Month: 20 Questions with Leslie Snavely

By |2019-03-19T09:25:55-07:00March 19th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Women's History Month|0 Comments

This Women's History Month we're sitting down with female leaders from around the state to talk about their path to success, what inspires them and how others could follow in their footsteps. In this episode of Building Utah we sit down with Leslie Snavely, CHG Healthcare's new Chief Digital Officer. Snavely joined CHG in 2010. [...]

14 03, 2019

Derek Miller named to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100

By |2019-03-14T12:43:44-07:00March 14th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

One of the most prestigious appointments in the chamber of commerce executive profession WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 14, 2019) —The U.S. Chamber of Commerce welcomed 12 new executives to its Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100 (CCC100) including Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber. "It's an honor to have been invited to [...]

13 03, 2019

Housing: Clarifying Utah’s Referendum Laws

By |2019-03-13T09:07:22-07:00March 13th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

We’ve all heard by now that Utah is growing, and growing fast. We are set to double our population to nearly 6 million Utahns by the year 2050. But for the first time in 40 years, Utah currently has more families in need of housing than we do households for them to live in. In [...]