11 02, 2020

Executives Optimistic on the Future of Utah’s Economy

By |2020-02-11T11:28:24-07:00February 11th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber releases CEOutlook Confidence Index for 2019-Q4 SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (February 11, 2020) – The CEOutlook Confidence Index increased from 53.3 in 2019-Q3 to 61.2 for 2019-Q4, as Utah executives report optimism towards the state’s economy, according to the Salt Lake Chamber’s 2019 fourth-quarter CEOutlook 2019 survey released today. “The new decade [...]

29 01, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber Lauds Passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

By |2020-01-29T09:54:22-07:00January 29th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Trade pact improves and codifies progress that began with NAFTA 25 years ago SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 29, 2020) – The Salt Lake Chamber lauds the action of President Donald Trump and the United States Congress with today’s signing of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), a vital trade pact the Chamber has promoted throughout [...]

2 01, 2020

President’s Message: The Future is Here

By |2020-01-02T08:31:18-07:00January 2nd, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

For many years, state and community leaders have looked forward to the year 2020 as a future milestone for setting goals and developing policy. The future is here! And we can’t help but reflect on where Utah — and particularly its economy and community — stands in terms of where we were, where we are, [...]

27 12, 2019

Governor Leavitt to Keynote 2020 Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit

By |2019-12-27T12:01:33-07:00December 27th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber announced today that Governor Mike Leavitt will serve as the keynote speaker for the 2020 Utah Economic Outlook & Public Policy Summit. Leavitt is the founder of Leavitt Partners, a healthcare intelligence business. In previous roles, Leavitt served as secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (2005-2009), [...]

5 12, 2019

Congressman Ben McAdams: Job-creating U.S. Finance Agency renewal will help keep Utah’s economy humming

By |2019-12-05T11:30:48-07:00December 5th, 2019|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

October employment numbers show Utah’s economy still soaring—an unemployment rate of only 2.5 percent, with 51,200 jobs added since October 2018. Utah’s private sector industry groups such as professional and business services, and information lead the way. To help keep our economic engine humming, I recently voted to renew the U.S. export credit agency to [...]

31 10, 2019

With Slight Drop in Confidence Utah Executives Believe Economy is Holding Steady

By |2019-10-31T19:13:37-07:00October 31st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (November 1, 2019) – The Salt Lake Chamber has released the third-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook 2019 survey. The CEOutlook Confidence Index decreased from 60.1 in 2019-Q2 to 53.3 for 2019-Q3, as executives report Utah’s economy continues to hold steady. “What caught my eye wasn’t so much the [...]

17 04, 2019

Utah Executives Report Cautious Optimism About Future Economy

By |2019-04-17T11:41:01-07:00April 17th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber releases 2019-Q1 CEOutlook Report SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (April 17, 2019) – Today the Salt Lake Chamber released the first-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook 2019 survey. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a statewide economic survey of Utah business executives. Modeled after other national business sentiment surveys, it provides [...]

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 [...]