29 06, 2020

US Office Construction Resumes After COVID-19 Shutdown

By |2020-06-29T10:10:10-07:00June 29th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

According to Julie Whelan, Americas Head of Occupier Research: “It might be surprising to some that U.S. office construction has kicked back into full gear as various markets reopen their economies after pandemic-related shutdowns. More modern workplaces will facilitate new ways of working as companies increasingly shift to more of a hybrid workforce, which works [...]

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 [...]

12 06, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber honors Governor Gary Herbert as a Giant in our City

By |2020-06-12T08:58:01-07:00June 12th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Community gathers to recognize the impact and importance of the state’s current Governor Salt Lake City, UT (June 11, 2020) – Governor Gary R. Herbert was recognized for his contributions and service to the State of Utah at the 41st Giant in our City. The award, presented by the Salt Lake Chamber Thursday night at [...]

10 06, 2020

Health Safety Standards Reshape the 29th Season of the Downtown Farmers Market

By |2020-06-10T20:02:11-07:00June 10th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

A modified layout, health protocols and a focus on safe efficient purchasing will ensure access to locally produced, nutrient-rich products Salt Lake City (June 10, 2020) -- Recognized as an essential grocery service for the Intermountain region and an economic lifeline for local farmers and producers, the Downtown Farmers Market will purvey products each Saturday, [...]

8 06, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber Joins National Initiative to Address Inequality of Opportunity

By |2020-06-08T12:56:02-07:00June 8th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT (June 08, 2020) — The Salt Lake Chamber has announced it is partnering with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on a national initiative to address inequality of opportunity. The Salt Lake Chamber will join the U.S. Chamber’s national townhall event on June 25 where business and community leaders will discuss concrete [...]

2 06, 2020

Impact of COVID-19 and Containment Measures on Commercial Real Estate Markets

By |2020-06-04T21:17:41-07:00June 2nd, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

According to Richard Barkham, CBRE Global Chief Economist and Head of Americas Research: “The U.S. economy bottomed in May, and activity is now cautiously improving. Transaction volumes for commercial real estate will remain constrained due to tightened lending criteria and uncertainty over the path of the virus. We expect weakness to persist in the investment-transaction [...]

22 05, 2020

2020 Clear the Air Challenge Results Announced

By |2020-05-22T07:58:44-07:00May 22nd, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Fidelity Investments and Dell Technologies Take Top Awards SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (May 22, 2020) – Fidelity Investments and Dell Technologies - Utah took top honors in the 11th annual Clear the Air Challenge, sponsored by the Salt Lake Chamber, TravelWise and UCAIR. While announcement of the 2020 winners was scheduled for March 16, timing [...]

14 05, 2020

Grifols Salt Lake City-Area Biomat USA and Talecris Plasma Resources Donor Centers Now Accepting Donations from People Who Have Recovered from COVID-19

By |2020-05-19T15:13:10-07:00May 14th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

Potential donors can call 866-END-CV19 to learn more about donating their convalescent plasma to produce a hyperimmune globulin medicine for potentially treating COVID-19  Barcelona, May 11, 2020 – Grifols (MCE:GRF, MCE:GRF.P, NASDAQ:GRFS), a global healthcare company with a track record of more than 100 years and a recognized leader in the development and production of [...]

13 05, 2020

CBRE Selected for Leasing and Management of South Towne Corporate Center

By |2020-05-26T22:17:30-07:00May 13th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY – May 12, 2020 – CBRE’s Salt Lake City office has been selected to oversee the leasing and management of South Towne Corporate Center, two premium Class-A office towers located on nearly 11 acres in Sandy, Utah. Scott Wilmarth, Nadia Letey and Melina Miramontes will oversee the leasing of the property. A [...]

23 04, 2020

Impact of COVID-19 on Commercial Real Estate Markets

By |2020-05-26T22:15:47-07:00April 23rd, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

According to Spencer Levy, CBRE Chairman of Americas Research, Senior Economic Advisor: “Much of America is planning its return to the workplace. While that is a welcome turn of events, we also need to acknowledge and embrace that companies will return – slowly – to a changed workplace with new procedures. Office users likely will [...]