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 [...]

1 02, 2019

President’s Message: The Business Case for Clean Air

By |2019-02-01T11:36:28-07:00February 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

While Utah’s superb business climate is unquestionably one of the top reasons businesses move here, Utah’s quality of life remains a major selection factor for both corporations and people looking to relocate to our state.  However, one factor that can negatively affect our quality of life is poor air quality. That’s why, for the last [...]

1 01, 2019

President’s Message: Addressing Utah’s Growth, All-Hands-On-Deck

By |2019-01-03T19:14:47-07:00January 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

2019 is here and for many of us the start of a new year is the perfect time to reflect on our past and look toward our future. One area the Salt Lake Chamber will focus on this upcoming year is Utah’s growth, and the impact it will have on our state, cities, neighborhoods and [...]

1 12, 2018

President’s Message: Let us close the gender wage gap together

By |2019-01-03T19:15:30-07:00December 1st, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

Earlier this year I shared my vision for the Salt Lake Chamber as well as my vision for the state, capital city and business community. One of the priorities I believed that we must address right away was the gender wage gap. Utah ranks last on the list of states with the nation’s worst gender [...]

19 10, 2018

UBR: October 15-19

By |2018-10-09T10:18:12-07:00October 19th, 2018|Blog, UBR|0 Comments

October 15, 2018 If you've upgraded lighting equipment in your business with new LEDs, congratulations! You're saving money on your electric bill. But do you know you can save even more money from lighting? How? By installing Advanced Lighting Controls. You can add occupancy and daylight sensors to deliver just the right amount of light — [...]

17 08, 2018

UBR: August 13-17

By |2018-08-08T14:44:54-07:00August 17th, 2018|Blog, UBR|0 Comments

August 13, 2018 As communities grow and evolve, so must the organizations that serve it. Part of the Salt Lake Chamber's mission is championing community prosperity and while the Chamber cannot be all things to all people, we believe that learning to adapt and evolve with our local community will help bolster our state's long-term [...]

7 08, 2018

President’s Message: Engaging Professionals for Good

By |2019-01-03T19:16:52-07:00August 7th, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

As communities grow and evolve, so must the organizations that serve it. Part of the Salt Lake Chamber’s mission is “championing community prosperity” and while the Chamber cannot be all things to all people, we believe that learning to adapt and evolve to with our local community will help bolster our state’s long-term success. One [...]

31 07, 2018

President’s Message: Engaging Professionals for Good

By |2019-01-03T19:16:59-07:00July 31st, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|1 Comment

As communities grow and evolve, so must the organizations that serve it. Part of the Salt Lake Chamber’s mission is “championing community prosperity” and while the Chamber cannot be all things to all people, we believe that learning to adapt and evolve to with our local community will help bolster our state’s long-term success. One [...]

2 07, 2018

President’s Message: A Vision for the Future

By |2019-01-03T19:17:21-07:00July 2nd, 2018|Blog, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

I want to use this month’s President’s Message to share my vision for the Salt Lake Chamber and my vision for the state, capital city and business community. As you know, the Chamber is capital city in name and statewide in mission. That mission is to be the voice of business, and this voice is [...]