1 02, 2019

President’s Message: The Business Case for Clean Air

By |2019-02-01T11:36:28-07:00February 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

While Utah’s superb business climate is unquestionably one of the top reasons businesses move here, Utah’s quality of life remains a major selection factor for both corporations and people looking to relocate to our state.  However, one factor that can negatively affect our quality of life is poor air quality. That’s why, for the last [...]

1 01, 2019

President’s Message: Addressing Utah’s Growth, All-Hands-On-Deck

By |2019-01-03T19:14:47-07:00January 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

2019 is here and for many of us the start of a new year is the perfect time to reflect on our past and look toward our future. One area the Salt Lake Chamber will focus on this upcoming year is Utah’s growth, and the impact it will have on our state, cities, neighborhoods and [...]

1 12, 2018

President’s Message: Let us close the gender wage gap together

By |2019-01-03T19:15:30-07:00December 1st, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

Earlier this year I shared my vision for the Salt Lake Chamber as well as my vision for the state, capital city and business community. One of the priorities I believed that we must address right away was the gender wage gap. Utah ranks last on the list of states with the nation’s worst gender [...]

1 10, 2018

President’s Message: Now is the time to act on key federal priorities

By |2019-01-03T19:15:58-07:00October 1st, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

Members of the Salt Lake Chamber recently returned from our annual Washington, D.C. Trip, which connects local business and community leaders with Utah’s federal delegation as well as to other policy and business groups headquartered in the nation’s capital. We look forward to this trip every year as it serves an important function in the [...]

4 09, 2018

President’s Message: What creates our effective and productive chamber?

By |2019-01-03T19:16:24-07:00September 4th, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

It is not by chance that Utah is continuously named the best economy in the country - it’s in part thanks to all of you, our members, for engaging in the community and collaborating in the process of making Utah the best state to live, work, learn and play. Recently at our Annual Meeting, I [...]

7 08, 2018

President’s Message: Engaging Professionals for Good

By |2019-01-03T19:16:52-07:00August 7th, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

As communities grow and evolve, so must the organizations that serve it. Part of the Salt Lake Chamber’s mission is “championing community prosperity” and while the Chamber cannot be all things to all people, we believe that learning to adapt and evolve to with our local community will help bolster our state’s long-term success. One [...]

31 07, 2018

President’s Message: Engaging Professionals for Good

By |2019-01-03T19:16:59-07:00July 31st, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|1 Comment

As communities grow and evolve, so must the organizations that serve it. Part of the Salt Lake Chamber’s mission is “championing community prosperity” and while the Chamber cannot be all things to all people, we believe that learning to adapt and evolve to with our local community will help bolster our state’s long-term success. One [...]

2 07, 2018

President’s Message: A Vision for the Future

By |2019-01-03T19:17:21-07:00July 2nd, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

I want to use this month’s President’s Message to share my vision for the Salt Lake Chamber and my vision for the state, capital city and business community. As you know, the Chamber is capital city in name and statewide in mission. That mission is to be the voice of business, and this voice is [...]

1 06, 2018

President’s Message: Discovering the secrets behind Utah’s economic success

By |2019-01-03T19:17:44-07:00June 1st, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

As I settle into my new role as the Salt Lake Chamber president and CEO, I have come to realize what an amazing opportunity I have been given to unpack and discover the secrets behind Utah’s economic success—the real stories of the men and women who make up Utah’s diverse and thriving business community. Over [...]