20 02, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber, U.S. Chamber Pledge Commitment to Advancing Commercial Ties between Utah and Israel

By |2019-02-20T10:05:08+00:00February 20th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

New Partnership Promotes Water Management and Innovation SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (February 20, 2019) - The Salt Lake Chamber and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to join forces on a program promoting stronger commercial ties between Utah and Israel, particularly in the water sector where there are opportunities, challenges [...]

29 01, 2019

Utah Executives Report Cautious Optimism about Future Economy

By |2019-01-29T16:35:22+00:00January 29th, 2019|Blog, Business Climate, Taxes and Regulation, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber releases 2018-Q4 CEOutlook Report SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (January 29, 2019) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber released the fourth-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook 2018 Q4 survey. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a statewide economic survey of Utah business executives. Modeled after other national business sentiment surveys, [...]

25 01, 2019

2019 Clear the Air Challenge Kickoff

By |2019-01-25T11:47:10+00:00January 25th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

One month of driving less and smarter to help improve Utah’s Air SALT LAKE CITY, UT (January 25, 2019) - Today the Salt Lake Chamber, along with its clean air partners UCAIR and TravelWise, kicked off the 10th Annual Clear the Air Challenge. The Challenge, issued by business, government and community leaders, is a month-long [...]

21 01, 2019

Give back this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

By |2019-01-21T11:07:23+00:00January 21st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

“Today, we join the rest of the nation in honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. whose courage, leadership and global vision of justice helped advance our country’s public consciousness towards equality. Ninety years after his birth and a little more than 50 years since his death, there is still work [...]

18 01, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Announces 2019 Legislative Priorities at the Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit

By |2019-01-23T11:28:17+00:00January 18th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (January 18, 2019) – 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 2019 General Legislative Session. The Utah Economic Outlook [...]

16 01, 2019

Walmart Is Changing How Utahns Shop

By |2019-01-16T10:37:36+00:00January 16th, 2019|Blog, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake City― 2018 was an important year of innovation in Utah Walmart stores, as the company made good on its promise to make shopping easier for Utah customers, saving them time and money through the rollout and expansion of several in-store innovations. The company also supported its more than 18,000 Utah associates through increased training, [...]

1 12, 2018

Guest Opinion: The Business Solution for Gender Pay Equality

By |2018-12-03T15:23:22+00:00December 1st, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Derek Miller and Pat Jones in Deseret News on December 1, 2018 Utah is a state of economic prosperity. We lead the nation in business opportunity, economic growth, employment rates and fiscal responsibility. While we are rightly proud of these accomplishments, Utah has one distinction for which we are not proud — [...]

17 10, 2018

Utah executives have strong, but declining sentiment on state’s economic future

By |2018-10-17T08:53:38+00:00October 17th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber releases 2018 Q3 CEOutlook Report SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 17, 2018) – Today, the Salt Lake Chamber released the third-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s 2018 CEOutlook survey. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a statewide economic survey of Utah business executives. As an authoritative business survey on economic sentiment [...]

12 10, 2018

Salt Lake Chamber hosts International Trip to Peru

By |2018-10-12T12:23:53+00:00October 12th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Utah Business Leaders visit Embassy in Lima, Peru SALT LAKE CITY (October 11, 2018) – A delegation of nearly 30 Salt Lake Chamber members and business leaders traveled to Peru to visit the South American country known for its stunning natural beauty and ancient civilization. Today, the group visited the U.S. Embassy in the capital [...]

11 10, 2018

Utah Global Forum Announces Keynote Speaker Ben Stein

By |2018-10-11T10:46:29+00:00October 11th, 2018|Blog, Events, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake City – Ben Stein, known for his economic lessons on and off-screen, will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 Utah Global Forum hosted by Gov. Gary R. Herbert. The event, which is a joint effort between World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah), the Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Salt [...]