14 03, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Announced Retirement of Senate President Wayne Niederhauser

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SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (March 14, 2018) - Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the announced retirement of Senate President Wayne Niederhauser. “The Utah business community will greatly miss President Niederhauser’s leadership in the legislature. He is a true example of a statesman. He has been [...]

13 03, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber issues message of support for the creation of an Inland Port

By |2018-03-14T09:40:44-07:00March 13th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (March 14, 2018) – In keeping with the objectives laid out in the Salt Lake Chamber’s Top-10 Legislative Priorities, yesterday the Chamber’s Executive Board reiterated its commitment to support transformative economic development opportunities by voting to support to the creation of an inland port. As the Crossroads of the West, Utah [...]

2 03, 2018

WTC Utah and the Salt Lake Chamber Statements on President Trump’s Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

By |2018-03-02T16:44:28-07:00March 2nd, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake City – World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) President and CEO Derek B. Miller and Salt Lake Chamber President and CEO Lane Beattie released the following statements about President Trump’s announcement that he will impose stiff tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum: “The news of President Trump's steel and aluminum tariff is [...]

13 02, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Supports SCR001S02

By |2018-02-13T13:08:06-07:00February 13th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (FEB. 13, 2018) – The Salt Lake Chamber Executive Board formally voted in support of SCR001S02, Concurrent Resolution Recommending Replacement of the Statue of Philo Farnsworth located in the United States Capitol. The contributions of Philo Farnsworth have been felt far and wide, as an inventor and pioneer in television technology. He [...]

13 02, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Asks to Remove H.B. 330 from Consideration During 2018 General Legislative Session

By |2018-02-13T11:44:55-07:00February 13th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY (Feb. 13, 2018) – The Salt Lake Chamber Executive Board formally voted today to ask the Legislature to remove H.B. 330, Communications Interception Amendments, from consideration. Wilford Clyde, chairman and CEO of Clyde Companies, chairman of the Salt Lake Chamber Executive Board, said, “This morning, we voted to ask the Legislature to [...]

2 02, 2018

Utah Loses a Giant

By |2018-02-02T17:48:57-07:00February 2nd, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber issues the following statement on the passing of Jon M. Huntsman Sr. SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (February 2, 2018) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the passing of Jon M. Huntsman Sr. “Utah, and in fact the world, has lost an icon, a [...]

16 01, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Announces 2018 Legislative Priorities at Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit

By |2018-01-16T12:12:25-07:00January 16th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (January 16, 2018) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing statewide business association, held the Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit, in partnership with the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute, to preview the business community’s priorities for the upcoming 2018 General Legislative Session.  The Utah Economic Outlook [...]

3 01, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber statement on the passing of President Thomas S. Monson

By |2018-01-03T16:30:06-07:00January 3rd, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 3, 2018) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the passing of President Thomas S. Monson. “The state of Utah has lost a great Leader. President Monson’s influence has far exceeded his religious responsibilities, stewardship, and love for the Latter-Day Saints [...]

2 01, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber Statement on Announced Retirement of Senator Orrin Hatch

By |2018-01-04T09:08:47-07:00January 2nd, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 2, 2018) - Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the announcement from Senator Orrin Hatch that he will be retiring at the end of his current term. “In the history of the State of Utah no other individual legislator has had [...]

1 01, 2018

President’s Message: New Year’s Resolutions for your Business

By |2018-01-02T11:28:17-07:00January 1st, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

It’s time to leave 2017 behind and set your sights to new heights for 2018. The new year affords all of us the opportunity to focus on what we can do to better ourselves, our company and our communities. When you think of New Year’s resolutions, it’s easy to think about goals like losing weight, [...]