18 11, 2020

Chamber Champions: Women’s Business Center of Utah

By |2020-11-18T11:45:57-07:00November 18th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Ann Marie Wallace, State Director of the Women's Business Center of Utah, talks with Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, about the Women's Business Center of Utah, how their clients have been impacted by the pandemic, resources available to business owners, and more.

16 11, 2020

Chamber Champions: Salt Lake City Department of Economic Development

By |2020-11-16T18:17:59-07:00November 16th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Ben Kolendar, Director of the Salt Lake City Department of Economic Development, talks with Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, about how the pandemic has impacted SLC's plans for economic development, how the city is managing day-to-day operations, why it's important the community stay safe to stay open, and more.

5 10, 2020

Chamber Champions: Jack Hedge, Utah Inland Port Authority

By |2020-10-05T15:06:55-07:00October 5th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Jack Hedge, executive director of the Utah Inland Port Authority, talks with Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, about what an inland port is, how Utah's is growing intentionally, why a strong logistics system is important for a strong economy, and more.

23 09, 2020

Chamber Champions: Dr. Trent Kaufman, Cicero Group

By |2020-09-23T21:44:14-07:00September 23rd, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Dr. Trent Kaufman, Co-founder, Partner, and CEO of Cicero Group, talks with Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, about how his organization is dealing with and adapting to COVID-19, supporting the state's Economic Impact Committee and the SkillUp Utah program, and more.

23 08, 2020

Chamber Champions: Mike Washburn, Thanksgiving Point

By |2020-09-23T21:42:35-07:00August 23rd, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

In this Chamber Champion video, Derek Miller speaks to Mike Washburn, President and CEO of the Thanksgiving Point Institute about the challenges of leading through the coronavirus, current and future activities at Thanksgiving Point, as well as the importance of participating in the statewide “Stay Safe to Stay Open” initiative.

13 08, 2020

Chamber Champions: Bob Harmon, Harmons Grocery

By |2020-08-13T13:04:53-07:00August 13th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Derek Miller talks to Bob Harmon, Chairman for the Customer, at Harmons Grocery about how essential industries have stepped up to take care of their communities through the coronavirus.  Harmons, which has hired some 500 new employees throughout the pandemic, has been an example of how flexibility, adaptability, and communication are essential to overcoming crises.  [...]

3 08, 2020

Chamber Champions: Andy Carroll, Real Salt Lake

By |2020-08-05T19:41:32-07:00August 3rd, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

In this episode, Derek Miller talks with Andy Carroll, Chief Business Officer for Real Salt Lake, about the importance of sports to our communities and how the organization is responding to the coronavirus pandemic.

29 07, 2020

Chamber Champions: Sterling Nielsen, Mountain America Credit Union

By |2020-07-29T20:17:12-07:00July 29th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Sterling Nielsen, President and CEO of Mountain America Credit Union, talks to Derek Miller, President and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, about how the highly-rated credit union by Forbes Magazine became the number one PPP lending credit union in the nation to assist businesses through the coronavirus.

20 07, 2020

Chamber Champions: Hope Corps

By |2020-07-22T09:54:05-07:00July 20th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

This week in Chamber Champions, Derek Miller speaks with members of the Hope Corps, a program involving university business schools throughout Utah that offers students and companies an opportunity to support each other through the coronavirus. Students Nikita Siddamsettiwar, Rosario Bibiano, and McKenna Hunt share their experiences with Hope Corps and provide information concerning the [...]

13 07, 2020

Chamber Champions: Justin McMurray, Northrop Grumman

By |2020-07-13T07:17:04-07:00July 13th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Justin McMurray, VP of Special Projects at Northrop Grumman, joins Derek Miller to discuss what they do, the company's expansion to become one of the largest employers in Utah and who they are looking to hire.