26 02, 2019

Salt Lake Chamber joins USMCA Coalition

By |2019-02-26T11:14:36-07:00February 26th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Coalition calls on Congress to act on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (February 26, 2019) –  Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association, joined more than 200 companies, leading business and trade organizations, and associations representing farmers and ranchers, manufacturers, service providers, and technology companies calling for congressional [...]

2 11, 2018

UBR: October 29 – November 2

By |2018-10-22T08:44:02-07:00November 2nd, 2018|Blog, UBR|0 Comments

October 29, 2018 Recently, 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. The group visited the U.S. Embassy in the capital city of Lima to get a better understanding of Peru's economy and [...]

25 10, 2018

CEO of Delta Air Lines Ed Bastian announced as Keynote Speaker for 2019 Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit

By |2018-10-25T10:19:31-07:00October 25th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT (October 25, 2018) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber, Utah’s largest and longest-standing statewide business association, announced Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian as the Keynote Speaker for the 2019 Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit. As CEO of Delta Air Lines, Ed Bastian leads a team of 80,000 global [...]

17 10, 2018

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

By |2018-10-17T08:53:38-07:00October 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 [...]

5 10, 2018

UBR: October 1-5

By |2018-09-24T13:30:03-07:00October 5th, 2018|Blog, UBR|0 Comments

October 1, 2018 The Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon is coming up this November. The ATHENA Leadership Award is a prestigious national award presented to an active member of the Salt Lake Chamber who demonstrates creativity and initiative in business, devotes time and energy to improve the quality of life in the [...]

4 09, 2018

President’s Message: What creates our effective and productive chamber?

By |2019-01-03T19:16:24-07:00September 4th, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

It is not by chance that Utah is continuously named the best economy in the country - it’s in part thanks to all of you, our members, for engaging in the community and collaborating in the process of making Utah the best state to live, work, learn and play. Recently at our Annual Meeting, I [...]

30 08, 2018

Wealth of Capital Chasing Real Estate Assets and Strong Economic Growth Keep Cap Rates Stable in H1 2018

By |2018-08-30T14:35:03-07:00August 30th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Continued Cap Rate Stability Expected in H2 2018, CBRE Survey Finds Industrial and Logistics Sector Remains ‘Blisteringly Hot’ Salt Lake City—August 30, 2018—A wall of domestic and global capital, above-trend economic growth, and a continued low interest rate environment led to broadly stable capitalization rates for U.S. commercial real estate assets in the first half of [...]

29 08, 2018

Derek Miller: Utah Epitomizes the Big Power of Small Business

By |2018-09-14T15:01:47-07:00August 29th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Derek B. Miller in Deseret News on August 29, 2018 Utah’s economy is one of the best in the nation. The state ranks number one in the United States for job growth and enjoys consistently low unemployment. Small business is at the heart of this success with over 277,000 small businesses making [...]

3 08, 2018

UBR: July 30-August 3

By |2018-07-25T11:50:35-07:00August 3rd, 2018|Blog, Policy, UBR|0 Comments

July 30, 2018 The Salt Lake Chamber is celebrating 131 years of doing business in Utah. Join us at our Annual Meeting on September 4, as we pay tribute to those who commit their abilities and time to help further the Chamber's mission and bolster the business community. This year we will recognize: Goldman Sachs [...]

6 07, 2018

UBR: July 2-6

By |2018-06-27T14:08:17-07:00July 6th, 2018|Blog, Policy, UBR|0 Comments

July 2, 2018 On June 21, the U.S. Supreme Court announced its decision in Dakota v. Mayfair, ruling that South Dakota can require internet retailers to collect sales tax on purchases by local buyers, even if the retailer isn't physically present within the state. This precedent establishes a framework for other states to enact or [...]