The Salt Lake Chamber
10 11, 2021

7 Questions with 2021 Pathfinder Beth Colosimo

By |2021-11-17T21:44:55-07:00November 10th, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

Beth Colosimo is the Executive Director of The Mill and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses (GS10KSB). The Mill is an entrepreneurship center at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) that offers numerous programs and assistance for entrepreneurs and small business owners. The Mill includes the Small Business Development Center, the co-working and incubator space, the Everyday [...]

23 09, 2021

Salt Lake Chamber Member Alphagraphics – Ogden Supports Local Businesses

By |2021-09-23T12:40:25-07:00September 23rd, 2021|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

For Natalie Knight, owner of AlphaGraphics - Ogden, the best thing about being an entrepreneur is collaborating with clients to create creative solutions. AlphaGraphics is a one-stop shop for anything marketing-related – from signage, wall wraps and board graphics to apparel, mugs and pens. Whereas printing is it’s bread-and-butter, the business also provides digital marketing [...]

25 08, 2021

Jan-Pro of Utah Gives Back to the Community Through Elevate 1 Life Program

By |2021-08-25T08:34:59-07:00August 25th, 2021|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Jan-Pro of Utah is more than just a cleaning business. Last year, President and CEO Tom Richter started a nonprofit called Elevate 1 Life. “We started our pay-it-forward franchise opportunity which entails giving away several entry-level franchises a year to someone who is under or unemployed or underserved (including veterans),” said Richter. “We give them [...]

2 06, 2021

SBA Launches 6th Annual Growth Accelerator Fund Competition, Debuts SBIR Catalyst to Award over $5 Million in Prizes

By |2021-06-21T14:46:25-07:00June 2nd, 2021|Member News|0 Comments

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration announced its 6th Annual Growth Accelerator Fund Competition (GAFC) with the addition of a new component aimed at spurring investment in underrepresented communities within the innovation economy at scale. The 2021 Growth Accelerator Fund Competition and Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Catalyst programs will recognize the nation’s most [...]

13 01, 2021

Comcast RISE: Marketing and Technology Resources for Your Small Business

By |2021-01-13T21:34:26-07:00January 13th, 2021|Member News|0 Comments

Comcast RISE is a multi-year commitment to provide marketing, creative, media, and technology services to BIPOC-owned small businesses. Comcast recently announced their first round of Comcast RISE recipients that included five Utah small businesses. Learn more about the recipients here.   Comcast is accepting applications for the next phase of RISE now. If your business qualifies, you’ll [...]

8 01, 2021

Paycheck Protection Program and Stimulus Programs Update

By |2021-01-11T08:23:59-07:00January 8th, 2021|Blog, Member News, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

The Economic Aid Act The Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits and Venues Act is a $325 billion aid package providing additional assistance to the hardest-hit small businesses, nonprofits, and venues struggling to recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The act provides funding for a second round of forgivable loans through the [...]

8 12, 2020

Speaking on Business: Stay Safe, Shop Local

By |2020-12-18T09:16:42-07:00December 8th, 2020|Blog, Speaking on Business|Comments Off on Speaking on Business: Stay Safe, Shop Local

The Salt Lake Chamber · Speaking on Business: Stay Safe, Shop Local This is Derek Miller Speaking on Business. As we enter the holiday season it’s important that all of us Stay Safe so our economy can Stay Open. In fact, the Safe Safe to Stay Open campaign promotes exactly that by encouraging businesses and [...]

6 12, 2020

Ciera Kueser: Show Your Care and Support for Women-owned Businesses This Holiday Season

By |2020-12-06T19:38:45-07:00December 6th, 2020|Blog, BWF, Policy|Comments Off on Ciera Kueser: Show Your Care and Support for Women-owned Businesses This Holiday Season

The worldwide pandemic hasn’t necessarily been the highlight of 2020. In addition to the pandemic taking tolls on schools, families, and stress levels, it has significantly impacted our small, local businesses in Utah. As the Director of Training Programs at Aquatics Academy in South Jordan, I have seen the extensive effects the pandemic has taken [...]

2 12, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber Advocates For Small and Local Business Relief with Remaining CARES Act Dollars

By |2020-12-02T18:30:51-07:00December 2nd, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT (December 2, 2020) – The Salt Lake Chamber, Downtown Alliance, and Utah Chamber Policy Coalition sent the following letter to Legislative leaders to advocate for targeted appropriation of remaining CARES Act funds to go towards small and local businesses: “Dear Governor Gary Herbert, President Stuart Adams, and Speaker Brad Wilson: “On [...]

27 11, 2020

Salt Lake Chamber Celebrates the 11th Annual Small Business Saturday®

By |2020-11-30T07:37:45-07:00November 27th, 2020|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT (November 27, 2020): The Salt Lake Chamber has announced that it is working with American Express as a member of the Small Business Saturday Coalition Program. It will highlight the importance of shopping small during the holiday season through the Chamber’s communication channels and Stay Safe to Stay Open campaign, as [...]

Go to Top