29 03, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Passing of Bob Garff

By |2020-03-30T13:57:39-07:00March 29th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT (March 29, 2020) – The Salt Lake Chamber issued the following statement regarding the passing of Utah businessman Bob Garff: "It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of former Board Chair of the Salt Lake Chamber, Bob Garff. Mr. Garff not only served on the Chamber [...]

12 03, 2020

Chamber Supports Governor’s Preventative Measures for Health and Economic Security

By |2020-03-12T19:56:17-07:00March 12th, 2020|News & Press, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (MARCH 12, 2020) -- Salt Lake Chamber President and CEO Derek Miller issued the following statement regarding recommendations by Governor Gary R. Herbert, Lt. Governor Spencer Cox, and the Utah Department of Health: “The Salt Lake Chamber is grateful to Governor Herbert for his leadership and supports recommendations to prevent the [...]

8 01, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Governor Herbert’s 2021 Budget Proposal

By |2020-01-08T20:44:23-07:00January 8th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 8, 2020) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, issued the following statement regarding Governor Gary Herbert’s fiscal year 2021 budget proposal: “The 21st century has been a period of unprecedented growth as Utah has consistently ranked as one of America’s most diverse [...]

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 [...]

9 07, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Statement Regarding Office Invasion by Inland Port Protestors 

By |2019-07-09T17:16:02-07:00July 9th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (July 9, 2019) — Today Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the inland port protest at the Chamber offices: “While a full assessment of the damage is not yet complete, I want to say that fortunately our staff is safe. No one [...]

18 12, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber & Utah Transportation Coalition applaud Utah County for voting in favor of local transportation funding

By |2018-12-19T15:11:24-07:00December 18th, 2018|Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (December 18, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, and Wade Sherman, co-chair of the Utah Transportation Coalition issued the following statement on Utah County’s passage of .25% sales tax for transportation funding: “We applaud the Utah County Commission’s vote today in favor of the fourth-quarter cent [...]

5 12, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber’s Statement on Governor’s 2020 Budget Proposal

By |2018-12-06T12:41:13-07:00December 5th, 2018|Blog, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (Dec. 6, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, issued the following statement regarding Gov. Herbert’s fiscal year 2020 budget proposal: “Utah’s economy is the envy of the nation and the result of fiscal discipline, smart management and forward-thinking decision-making. Throughout our history, [...]

28 11, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Utah Supreme Court’s decision regarding the redevelopment of former Cottonwood Mall

By |2018-11-29T09:23:56-07:00November 28th, 2018|Blog, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (November 28, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement on the Utah Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding the redevelopment of the former Cottonwood Mall: “Utah has the fastest growing population and the fastest growing economy.  This is great for our state, but even [...]

2 11, 2018

Utah loses a political powerhouse

By |2018-11-02T17:23:38-07:00November 2nd, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber president Derek Miller issues statement on the passing of Dan Jones SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (November 2, 2018) – Derek B. Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the passing of and Utah pollster Dan Jones. “The Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance are saddened [...]

15 10, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Proposition 2, Medical Marijuana Compromise

By |2018-10-15T14:24:47-07:00October 15th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 15, 2018) – Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement on the Proposition 2, Medical Marijuana Compromise: “We applaud legislative leaders, the Governor and stakeholders on both sides of Proposition 2 for listening to the business community’s concerns and developing a legal framework [...]