16 07, 2018

5 Ways to Discover What THE BLOCKS Have to Offer

By |2018-07-19T09:47:58-07:00July 16th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Salt Lake Chamber in KSL on July 16, 2018 What are THE BLOCKS? Chances are you’ve already enjoyed Salt Lake’s Cultural Core even if you didn’t know it at the time. If you’ve ever attended a concert, admired a piece of street art, browsed an art gallery, museum or been to a [...]

24 06, 2018

Salt Lake County Announced as Certified Welcoming

By |2018-07-18T09:58:57-07:00June 24th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Pulse on June 24, 2018 Welcoming America is pleased to congratulate Salt Lake County, Utah, for achieving the status of Certified Welcoming, the first county in the United States to earn the merit. Welcoming America announced Salt Lake County’s achievement at the Welcoming Interactive + Welcoming Economies Convening in Louisville, Kentucky. “Utah [...]

20 06, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber President Testimony from U.S. House Small Business Committee “Communities That Think Small and Win Big” Hearing

By |2018-08-09T12:45:24-07:00June 20th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

The U.S. Committee of Small Business met on June 20, 2018 for a hearing titled, "Communities That Think Small and Win Big." The hearing was to highlight communities with thriving small business environments and to hear from local officials on their community's relationship with small business. Salt Lake Chamber President Derek B. Miller testified at [...]

6 06, 2018

Downtown Farmers Market Opens for 27th Season

By |2018-06-06T14:51:13-07:00June 6th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Utah's largest market returns to Pioneer Park, supporting the local food economy Salt Lake City (June 6, 2018) -- Beginning June 9th and running every Saturday through October 20th, the Downtown Farmers Market will support local farmers and provide fresh produce to the public. A project of Urban Food Connections of Utah, the Market seeks [...]

25 04, 2018

Derek Miller: The Economics Lesson We Missed in ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’

By |2018-08-07T11:57:52-07:00April 25th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Derek Miller in Deseret News on April 25, 2018 "In 1930 the Republican controlled House of Representatives, in an effort to alleviate the effects of … anyone? … anyone? … the Great Depression, passed the … anyone? … anyone? … the tariff bill … the Hawley-Smoot Tariff Bill, which … anyone? … [...]

9 04, 2018

Trade Mission Connects Utah Companies to Opportunities in Mexico

By |2018-07-12T14:35:05-07:00April 9th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by World Trace Center Utah in Utah Policy on April 9, 2018 Gov. Gary R. Herbert is leading a delegation of 27 Utah companies and organizations on a trade mission to Mexico City and Baja, California this week. As one of the U.S.’s top trading partners, Mexico offers tremendous opportunities for Utah Companies interested [...]

28 03, 2018

Derek Miller: By 2020, Utah May be the Crossroads of the World

By |2018-07-12T12:51:32-07:00March 28th, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Derek Miller in the Deseret News on March 28, 2018 Start making your 2020 New Year’s plans early. It is going to be a banner year for Utah — moving the state prison and corollary expansion of Silicon Slopes, opening the new Salt Lake City International Airport and (fingers crossed) breaking ground [...]

23 03, 2018

Utah Executives Report Increasing Optimism about Future Economy

By |2018-07-12T12:36:11-07:00March 23rd, 2018|Blog, Community News, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Business on March 23, 2018 Salt Lake City—On Thursday, the Salt Lake Chamber released the first-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s 2018 CEOutlook survey. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a new statewide economic survey of Utah business executives. As an authoritative business survey on economic sentiment in Utah, this [...]