18 10, 2019

Chamber Statement on Recently Released Tax Reform Proposal

By |2019-10-18T16:48:02-07:00October 18th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 18, 2019) — Today the Salt Lake Chamber issued the following statement in response to the Utah Legislature's recently released tax reform proposal: "We appreciate the effort the legislature has made to listen and work with Utahns in this process, just as the Chamber has done with our business community [...]

18 10, 2019

Women’s Business Center of Utah Launches Kiva Salt Lake City

By |2019-10-18T09:43:04-07:00October 18th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

New Partnership with kiva.org will provide access to capital through crowdfunding loans SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (OCTOBER 18, 2019) – The Women’s Business Center of Utah (WBCUtah) today announced a partnership with kiva.org and will serve as host for “Kiva Salt Lake City,” the first Kiva Hub in Utah. Kiva U.S. is a nonprofit organization [...]

10 10, 2019

Linda Wardell to Receive 2019 ATHENA Leadership Award

By |2019-10-10T10:39:03-07:00October 10th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

General Manager of City Creek Center to be honored with prestigious national award in recognition of business leadership and community service SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 10, 2019) – The Salt Lake Chamber announced that Linda Wardell, General Manager of City Creek Center, will receive the 2019 ATHENA Leadership Award, November 12, 2019, at the Grand [...]

2 10, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Hosts 2019 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon

By |2019-10-02T15:14:22-07:00October 2nd, 2019|Awards, Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Business leaders pay tribute to those who commit their abilities and time to help further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the business community SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 2, 2019) – Utah’s business and community leaders gathered for the Salt Lake Chamber’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon to recognize Chamber volunteers and community leaders [...]

2 10, 2019

President’s Message: The Chamber’s Power is in its Members

By |2019-10-08T10:56:06-07:00October 2nd, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

What a year it has been! As I think about the past twelve months, I’m reminded that the power of the Salt Lake Chamber is in its actively engaged members. Thanks to dedicated business leaders like you, the Chamber has stood as the voice of business, supported our members’ success and championed community prosperity for [...]

24 09, 2019

Business Leaders to Meet with Utah Federal Delegation in Washington, D.C.

By |2019-09-24T13:46:28-07:00September 24th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (September 24, 2019) – This week, sixty local business and community leaders will meet with Utah’s Federal Delegation to discuss the business community’s federal priorities on the Salt Lake Chamber’s Annual Washington, D.C. Trip. “Utah’s ‘secret sauce’ has always been one of collaboration between the public and private sector,” said Derek Miller, [...]

13 09, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber to Honor Business and Community Leaders

By |2019-09-19T10:06:04-07:00September 13th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (SEPTEMBER 13, 2019) –  The Salt Lake Chamber has announced the honorees for the 2019 Salt Lake Chamber Annual Meeting. This year’s honorees include: President’s Award for Excellence: Lew Cramer, Utah CEO, Colliers International Corporate Partner of the Year: Clyde Companies, Inc. Community Partner of the Year: World Trade Center Utah [...]

12 09, 2019

Utah and Israel Share Innovative Best Practices on Water Management

By |2019-09-13T14:45:42-07:00September 12th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (SEPTEMBER 12, 2019) – Business leaders, government stakeholders and water management experts from Utah and Israel came together today to develop partnerships and discuss cutting edge innovations in corporate water stewardship, natural resource management, and public policies at the Business H2O: Water Innovation Summit, hosted by the Salt Lake Chamber and [...]

4 09, 2019

President’s Message: Securing Utah’s Future Through Rural Development

By |2019-09-04T20:51:41-07:00September 4th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

Many companies along the Wasatch Front are struggling to find the personnel required to thrive, and yet many rural areas are struggling for employment opportunities. Through a geographical shift, and perhaps a shift in mindset as well, the workforce demands of the Wasatch Front and the employment needs of rural Utah can connect to ease [...]

3 09, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber, DWS and EDCUtah Announce New Rural Development Initiative

By |2019-09-03T10:32:53-07:00September 3rd, 2019|Blog, Chamber Rural Workforce Network, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (September 3, 2019) – The Salt Lake Chamber, Utah Department of Workforce Services and the Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah) announced that they will be partnering on a new initiative called the Chamber Rural Workforce Network to help further Utah’s rural development. The program was made official today when partner officials [...]