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 [...]

31 01, 2020

2020 Clear the Air Challenge Kickoff

By |2020-01-31T12:36:40-07:00January 31st, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

One month of driving less and smarter to help improve Utah’s Air  SALT LAKE CITY, UT (January 31, 2020) - The Salt Lake Chamber, along with its partners UCAIR and TravelWise, kicked off the 11th Annual Clear the Air Challenge today. Issued by business, government and community leaders, the Challenge is a month-long competition designed [...]

15 01, 2020

Utah Has More Employment Opportunities Than Employees

By |2020-01-15T11:04:17-07:00January 15th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

State Ranks Fifth in Worker Availability Ratio with Three Workers for Every Four Jobs SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 15, 2020) – A new analysis by the United States Chamber of Commerce highlights America’s tight labor market and places Utah fifth among states with the lowest ratio of individuals looking for work and actual positions [...]

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 [...]