8 06, 2018

Building Utah: Senator Orrin G. Hatch

By |2018-06-11T13:20:42+00:00June 8th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

With over more than four decades of public service, Senator Orrin Hatch has established himself as a leading voice in the United States Senate. As the upper chamber’s most senior Republican, he currently serves as President Pro Tempore and as Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee. He also holds the distinction of being the longest-serving [...]

18 05, 2018

Building Utah: Salt Lake Chamber 2018 Legislator of the Year: Sen. Ann Millner

By |2018-05-18T13:41:08+00:00May 18th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Every year the Salt Lake Chamber honors legislators who support a pro-economy and pro-business agenda with the “Business Champion” award. These are legislators who have voted at least 80% of the time with the Chamber’s priority votes. This last legislative session we had 22 priority votes and 79 legislators who voted for those priority votes [...]

16 05, 2018

Infrastructure Week with Andrew Gruber

By |2018-05-16T11:49:02+00:00May 16th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|1 Comment

Infrastructure Week is a national week of events meant to educate and elevate infrastructure as a critical issue impacting America’s economy and our nation’s future. In this episode of Building Utah, we're joined by Andrew Gruber, Executive Director at Wasatch Front Regional Council, to talk about what's being done in Utah on a state and [...]

14 05, 2018

Building Utah: Infrastructure Week with Rep. Brad Wilson

By |2018-05-14T07:10:36+00:00May 14th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Infrastructure Week is a national week of events meant to educate and elevate infrastructure as a critical issue impacting America’s economy and our nation’s future. In this episode of Building Utah, we're joined by Rep. Brad Wilson to talk about what's being done in Utah on a state and local level to encourage smart growth [...]

11 05, 2018

Building Utah: Economic Development Week with Derek Miller

By |2018-05-11T09:35:51+00:00May 11th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

On top of being Utah Water Week, this week (May 7th-12th) is also Economic Development Week. Now in it’s second year, the goal of Economic Development Week is to increase awareness for local programs and projects that create jobs, increase our quality of life and accelerate our economic development. Today we sit down with the [...]

8 05, 2018

Building Utah: Utah Water Week

By |2018-05-08T13:51:26+00:00May 8th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

This week is Utah Water Week, an annual educational campaign designed to provide public awareness and involvement in water issues, both locally and globally. On this episode of Building Utah, we sit down with Stephanie Duer, Salt Lake City Public Utilities Department Water Conservation Manager to talk about Utah's water supply and ways to conserve.

25 04, 2018

Building Utah: Lane Beattie says Goodbye

By |2018-04-26T08:41:33+00:00April 25th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|1 Comment

In November, Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and the Downtown Alliance, announced his planned retirement. His last day at the organization is April 30, 2018. But before he heads off to spend more time with his family, he sat down with us to reflect on his last 15 years with [...]

16 04, 2018

Building Utah: Success in Business Development, Influence and Relationships

By |2018-04-16T08:02:31+00:00April 16th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

In this episode of Building Utah we sit down with Matt Lewis of Altius Leadership. Matt will be leading the Salt Lake Chamber's latest Professional Development training titled, "Power Principles - Success in Business Development, Influence and Relationships." The training takes place at the Salt Lake Chamber (175 E 400 S Ste 600) on May [...]

11 04, 2018

Building Utah: Where to Start on Cybersecurity

By |2018-04-11T09:10:40+00:00April 11th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

In this Building Utah podcast we sit down with Joe Albaugh, chief security officer at Vivint Smart Home, to talk about applying best practices to keep you and your company safe from cyber attacks. Albaugh explains how more than 75 percent of attacks exploit the failure to put in place basic controls and ways to [...]

30 03, 2018

Women’s History Month: 20 Questions with Tara Thue

By |2018-03-30T10:01:59+00:00March 30th, 2018|Blog, Podcast, Policy, 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 Tara Thue, director of external affairs for Idaho, Montana and Utah, AT&T. Tara Thue is [...]