29 03, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Passing of Bob Garff

By |2020-03-30T13:57:39-07:00March 29th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT (March 29, 2020) – The Salt Lake Chamber issued the following statement regarding the passing of Utah businessman Bob Garff: "It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of former Board Chair of the Salt Lake Chamber, Bob Garff. Mr. Garff not only served on the Chamber [...]

26 03, 2020

Utah Economic Response Task Force Facts & FAQs: Federal Stimulus Plan & Innovative Business Solutions

By |2020-03-30T11:35:52-07:00March 26th, 2020|News & Press, Policy, Utah Economic Response Task Force|0 Comments

The Utah Economic Response Task Force hosted a “Facts & FAQs” virtual conference call on Tuesday, March 25, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. MST to provide an update on the status of economic efforts to mitigate the coronavirus. This zoom video conference provided an overview of the federal stimulus plan and innovative business solutions [...]

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 [...]

24 03, 2020

Utah Economic Response Task Force Facts & FAQs: Economic Response Plan & Small Business Resources

By |2020-03-25T16:33:32-07:00March 24th, 2020|News & Press, Policy, Utah Economic Response Task Force|0 Comments

The Utah Economic Response Task Force hosted a “Facts & FAQs” virtual conference call on Tuesday, March 25, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. MST to provide an update on the status of economic efforts to mitigate the coronavirus. This zoom video conference provided an overview of the economic response plan and resources for small businesses. [...]

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. [...]

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

Utah Economic Response Task Force Facts & FAQs: Workforce Stabilization Strategies

By |2020-03-26T21:22:41-07:00March 20th, 2020|News & Press, Policy, Utah Economic Response Task Force|0 Comments

The Utah Economic Response Task Force hosted a “Facts & FAQs” virtual conference call on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. MST to provide an update on the status of economic efforts to mitigate the coronavirus, including a discussion of available resources for employers, employees, and those who have already felt the consequences of [...]