23 08, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Releases White Paper on Tax Reform

By |2019-08-23T14:14:49-07:00August 23rd, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

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 [...]

22 08, 2019

Chamber News: Tax Reform White Paper Released

By |2019-08-22T15:26:01-07:00August 22nd, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

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. [...]

16 08, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Congratulates Mayoral Primary Candidates

By |2019-08-16T08:43:32-07:00August 16th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

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 [...]

7 08, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Announces New General Counsel and Vice President of Public Policy

By |2019-08-07T08:52:55-07:00August 7th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (August 7, 2019) – Utah attorney Jacey Skinner was announced as the new General Counsel and Vice President of Public Policy for the Salt Lake Chamber today, replacing Abby Osborne who left the Chamber earlier this summer to become the Chief of Staff for the Utah House of Representatives. Skinner has [...]

1 08, 2019

President’s Message: Empowering Our Members Through Information

By |2019-08-01T10:24:08-07:00August 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

As Utah’s business leader, providing the business community key information on Utah’s economy is central to our mission. As such, we are excited to share with you a new benefit of membership—the Salt Lake Chamber’s Utah Outlook. Given the success of the Chamber's CEOutlook, we are pleased to announce that the concept has now expanded [...]

29 07, 2019

Nancy Kerrigan announced as Keynote Speaker for 2019 Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon

By |2019-07-29T11:41:12-07:00July 29th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (July 29, 2019) – Two-time Olympic medalist and U.S. National Champion Nancy Kerrigan will serve as the keynote speaker for the 2019 Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon, the Salt Lake Chamber announced today. One of America’s most recognizable sports icons for over 20 years, Kerrigan’s rise to competing at a [...]

29 07, 2019

Pella Windows Signs 22,700 Square Foot Industrial Lease in Sandy’s New Synergy Business Park

By |2019-07-29T10:31:28-07:00July 29th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake City—July 29, 2019—The Salt Lake City office of CBRE today announced that Pella Windows has signed a 22,700-square-foot lease at Synergy Business Park, Synergy Development’s new industrial project in the heart of Sandy. This is the first lease that has been signed at the development that is currently being marketed by Jeff Richards and Tom [...]

15 07, 2019

Utah Community Builder Project Priorities Announced

By |2019-07-15T13:10:34-07:00July 15th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Utah Community Builders|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (July 15, 2019) — Today the Salt Lake Chamber announced the project priorities for the Utah Community Builder Foundation, the Chamber’s non-profit organization to address critical social and community issues through strategic partnerships. Priorities for the new year will include addressing intergenerational poverty, behavioral health, as well as immigration and child [...]

9 07, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Statement Regarding Office Invasion by Inland Port Protestors 

By |2019-07-09T17:16:02-07:00July 9th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (July 9, 2019) — Today Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the inland port protest at the Chamber offices: “While a full assessment of the damage is not yet complete, I want to say that fortunately our staff is safe. No one [...]

2 07, 2019

Bennion Center Helps Students Strengthen Communities

By |2019-07-02T11:47:58-07:00July 2nd, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Utah Community Builders|0 Comments

Katie Barber is committed to helping others. She’s doing that right now for hundreds of people she doesn’t even know. Katie is a health, society, and policy major at the University of Utah. “I was taking a course with the Honors College called, ‘Drugs and Us,’” she recalls. “It’s a year-long class and as part [...]