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. [...]

19 08, 2019

Jen Seltzer Stitt: Moving Past Imposter Syndrome

By |2019-08-20T09:58:02-07:00August 19th, 2019|Blog, BWF, Policy|Comments Off on Jen Seltzer Stitt: Moving Past Imposter Syndrome

Most women I know suffer from imposter syndrome at some point in their career. We ask ourselves, “How did I end up at this meeting?” or “How did I get this speaking engagement?” There is an inescapable voice in our heads that whispers, “I don’t deserve to be here.” I know I asked myself those [...]

19 08, 2019

5 Reasons to Attend the Business H20: Water Innovation Summit

By |2019-08-16T14:39:53-07:00August 19th, 2019|Blog, Natural Resources and Environment, Policy|0 Comments

On September 12, the Salt Lake Chamber will host this year's Business H20: Water Innovation Summit in conjunction with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce at Snowbird Resort. The summit will bring together international guests from Israel, business leaders, government stakeholders, and water management experts to discuss cutting edge innovations in corporate water stewardship, solutions in [...]

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 [...]

14 08, 2019

CEO Success Stories: University of Utah President Ruth Watkins

By |2019-08-15T11:05:44-07:00August 14th, 2019|Blog, CEO Success Stories, Podcast, Policy|Comments Off on CEO Success Stories: University of Utah President Ruth Watkins

In the latest episode of the Salt Lake Chamber podcast "CEO Success Stories," Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, sits down with University of Utah President Ruth Watkins, to hear about her leadership philosophy, best practices, the American Dream Ideas Challenge, as well as what to expect at [...]

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 [...]

30 07, 2019

Building Utah: GREENbike Offers 12-Hour Ride Options Starting This Summer

By |2019-07-30T11:00:52-07:00July 30th, 2019|Blog, Member News, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

In this episode of Building Utah, we sit down with Executive Director of GREENbike, Ben Bolte, who shares with us some big news about plans to expand Salt Lake City's nonprofit bike-share program including e-bikes and 12-hour ride options starting this summer. For more information on GREENbike, visit: greenbikeslc.org For Salt Lake City residents interested [...]

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 [...]