2 10, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber Hosts 2019 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon

By |2019-10-02T15:14:22-07:00October 2nd, 2019|Awards, Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Business leaders pay tribute to those who commit their abilities and time to help further the Chamber’s mission and bolster the business community SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 2, 2019) – Utah’s business and community leaders gathered for the Salt Lake Chamber’s 2019 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon to recognize Chamber volunteers and community leaders [...]

13 09, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber to Honor Business and Community Leaders

By |2019-09-19T10:06:04-07:00September 13th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (SEPTEMBER 13, 2019) –  The Salt Lake Chamber has announced the honorees for the 2019 Salt Lake Chamber Annual Meeting. This year’s honorees include: President’s Award for Excellence: Lew Cramer, Utah CEO, Colliers International Corporate Partner of the Year: Clyde Companies, Inc. Community Partner of the Year: World Trade Center Utah [...]

12 09, 2019

Utah and Israel Share Innovative Best Practices on Water Management

By |2019-09-13T14:45:42-07:00September 12th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (SEPTEMBER 12, 2019) – Business leaders, government stakeholders and water management experts from Utah and Israel came together today to develop partnerships and discuss cutting edge innovations in corporate water stewardship, natural resource management, and public policies at the Business H2O: Water Innovation Summit, hosted by the Salt Lake Chamber and [...]

4 09, 2019

President’s Message: Securing Utah’s Future Through Rural Development

By |2019-09-04T20:51:41-07:00September 4th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

Many companies along the Wasatch Front are struggling to find the personnel required to thrive, and yet many rural areas are struggling for employment opportunities. Through a geographical shift, and perhaps a shift in mindset as well, the workforce demands of the Wasatch Front and the employment needs of rural Utah can connect to ease [...]

1 08, 2019

President’s Message: Empowering Our Members Through Information

By |2019-08-01T10:24:08-07:00August 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

As Utah’s business leader, providing the business community key information on Utah’s economy is central to our mission. As such, we are excited to share with you a new benefit of membership—the Salt Lake Chamber’s Utah Outlook. Given the success of the Chamber's CEOutlook, we are pleased to announce that the concept has now expanded [...]

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 [...]

1 07, 2019

President’s Message: The State of Utah Business

By |2019-07-01T07:09:04-07:00July 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

A few months ago I had the opportunity to meet with chamber leaders from across the country. Our conversations focused around the following themes: growing opposition to business, economic growth and free enterprise. Our state stands in stark contrast to what is happening in many places around the country. Increasingly business is viewed as a [...]

25 06, 2019

Linda Wardell to take over as Chair of the Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors

By |2019-06-25T13:44:38-07:00June 25th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (June 25, 2019) – The Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association, has named Linda Wardell, General Manager of City Creek Center, as the new chair of its Board of Governors. Wardell has served as the Board’s vice chair alongside current chair, Steve Starks, president of Larry H. Miller [...]

13 05, 2019

Global International Business Week: A Conversation with Miles Hansen, WTC Utah

By |2019-05-20T06:50:37-07:00May 13th, 2019|Policy|0 Comments

https://youtu.be/QfLS7BSoa04   This Global Business Week we sat down with Miles Hansen, president and CEO of World Trade Center Utah to discuss the importance of international trade to the growth of our economy and the resources available to those looking to enter the global arena, as well as celebrate some local businesses that are [...]

10 05, 2019

Connecting Veteran-Owned Businesses to the Resources They Need

By |2019-05-10T12:13:40-07:00May 10th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber Hosts Annual Utah Veteran-Owned Business Conference SALT LAKE CITY, UT (May 10, 2019) — Today the Salt Lake Chamber hosted its annual Utah Veteran Owned Business Conference, alongside presenting sponsors the Veterans Business Resource Center, Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs and Zions Bank. The Conference helps to connect veteran entrepreneurs and [...]