1 07, 2020

Executives React to COVID-19 Recession with Drop in Confidence and Firm Expectations

By |2020-07-01T10:07:09-07:00July 1st, 2020|Policy|Comments Off on Executives React to COVID-19 Recession with Drop in Confidence and Firm Expectations

Salt Lake Chamber releases CEOutlook 2020-Q2 Executive Look at the Economy SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (July 1, 2020) – Utah business executives statewide report a significant decline in confidence along with an expectation for future growth, both related to economic consequences associated with the coronavirus. The findings were released today as part of the 2020-Q2 [...]

29 06, 2020

Chamber Champions: President Bruce Kusch, LDS Business College

By |2020-07-02T11:46:19-07:00June 29th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

President Bruce Kusch of the LDS Business College joins Derek Miller to discuss how the college and education community is adapting and innovating to the COVID-19 pandemic.

26 06, 2020

Chamber Champions: James Jackson III, Utah Black Chamber

By |2020-07-02T11:43:55-07:00June 26th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

James Jackson III, Founder and Executive Director of the Utah Black Chamber, joins Derek Miller to discuss how we can work together as a community to create change, eliminate injustice and promote equality.

25 06, 2020

“Stay Safe to Stay Open” Campaign Launched to Promote Safety Protocols and Safe Economic Engagement

By |2020-06-25T13:34:29-07:00June 25th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|Comments Off on “Stay Safe to Stay Open” Campaign Launched to Promote Safety Protocols and Safe Economic Engagement

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (JUNE 25, 2020) — The Salt Lake Chamber announced the launch of “Stay Safe to Stay Open,” a campaign to inform and support businesses in following COVID 19 guidelines from the Utah Department of Health. The initiative was introduced today with an invitation for businesses to take a pledge that they [...]

19 06, 2020

Chamber Champions: Dean Taylor Randall, David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah

By |2020-06-16T20:14:12-07:00June 19th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Taylor Randall, Dean of the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah, join Derek Miller to discuss the Hope Corps, an innovative organization of business students from universities through Utah who, due to disruptions of internships and work opportunities with the coronavirus, provide their skills and education to assist non-profit, charitable and [...]

17 06, 2020

Chamber Champions: Brandon Fugal, Colliers International

By |2020-06-17T09:02:52-07:00June 17th, 2020|Blog, Chamber Champions, Policy|0 Comments

Brandon Fugal, Chairman of Colliers International in Utah, talks to Derek Miller about positioning Utah to be not only the “crossroads of the West, but the crossroads of the world,” and details innovation in the commercial real estate market, including new technologies, architecture and spacing to meet health and safety needs related to the coronavirus.

1 06, 2020

President’s Message: Stay Safe to Stay Open

By |2020-06-01T07:15:55-07:00June 1st, 2020|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber’s “Stay Safe to Stay Open” initiative provides guidelines for businesses and consumers to move Utah’s economy from orange to yellow to green, offering best practices and access to resources that can be used by retail stores, restaurants, and others as we overcome effects of the coronavirus. In the beginning, the core [...]

1 04, 2020

President’s Message: Utah Leads Together – A Plan and Purpose

By |2020-04-01T13:51:37-07:00April 1st, 2020|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

Pandemics and earthquakes remind us of what’s important in life — our health, families, jobs and a state we call home. During this era of social distancing, we can learn the power of “social persistence”, as we pass through what Thomas Paine would have called “times that try men’s souls.” But we need to remember [...]

25 03, 2020

Speaking on Business Returns to the Airwaves

By |2020-03-25T16:18:57-07:00March 25th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Prominent radio program “Speaking on Business” returns to KSL drivetime Wednesday with Salt Lake Chamber president and CEO Derek Miller as host Salt Lake City, Utah (March 25, 2020) – Salt Lake Chamber President Derek Miller becomes the new voice of KSL’s popular “Speaking on Business,” beginning Wednesday, March 26.  Zions Bank gifted the brand to [...]

1 02, 2020

President’s Message: Air Quality is Everyone’s Business

By |2020-02-03T12:06:44-07:00February 1st, 2020|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

While the majesty of Utah’s mountains are inspiring and full of recreational possibilities, they also create a natural barrier that can adversely affect our air quality during the winter months, especially along the Wasatch Front. An EDCUtah survey of Salt Lake City businesses ranks air quality as the factor in most need of improvement to [...]