15 05, 2019

Infrastructure Week: The Golden Spike is One Example

By |2019-05-13T19:46:32-07:00May 15th, 2019|Blog, Infrastructure and Transportation, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

By Theresa Foxley, president and CEO, Economic Development Corporation of Utah You’ll have seen a lot written last week about Utah’s role in one of our country’s most historic milestones: the completion of the transcontinental railroad. And for good reason! While it’s easy to take for granted our ability to move goods, people, and ideas [...]

23 01, 2019

Smart Planning for Utah’s Transportation Infrastructure

By |2019-01-24T08:10:54-07:00January 23rd, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

Research shows Utah’s population expected to double over the next 50 years. Whether we like it or not, this growth is inevitable. How we handle this growth will have a direct impact on our future economic success and overall quality of life. That’s why the Salt Lake Chamber is focusing our efforts in 2019 on [...]

17 11, 2017

Stimulating Economic Growth Through Corporate Recruitment

By |2018-07-18T12:36:29-07:00November 17th, 2017|Blog, Policy, Prosperity Project|0 Comments

With all the news about Utah competing to win Amazon’s second HQ, this is a good time to look behind the scenes at how corporate recruitment enhances Utah’s economic prosperity. To get a better understanding of how Utah approaches corporate recruitment I reached out to EDCUtah President and CEO, Theresa Foxley. One of the important [...]

24 04, 2017

Op-ed: Utah is the place to do business

By |2017-07-14T10:41:39-07:00April 24th, 2017|Blog, News & Press|0 Comments

Originally published by Theresa Foxley, Lane Beattie and Val Hale in The Salt Lake Tribune on April 24, 2017. Utah's growing reputation as a premier business destination is gaining traction. This week the Beehive State is playing host to some of our nation's top site selectors and consultants at the Business Facilities LiveXchange in Park City. Many [...]

12 03, 2017

Women’s History Month 2017 Feature: Theresa Foxley

By |2017-03-12T13:42:19-07:00March 12th, 2017|Blog, Women's History Month|0 Comments

Since 1911, the United States has celebrated Women’s History Month – an annual month declared worldwide that highlights the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. This year the Salt Lake Chamber is honoring the extraordinary accomplishments, determination and tenacity of women. Against social convention and often legal restraints, women have [...]

20 01, 2017

UBR: January 16-20

By |2017-03-07T15:06:31-07:00January 20th, 2017|UBR|0 Comments

January 16, 2017 Did you know teleworking or telecommuting--working from a remote location outside of a traditional office setting--is becoming more prevalent with advances in technology and innovative business. Even with these advances in technology and flexibility in the business world, is teleworking really worth it for employers and employees? Yes! It is worth it. [...]

10 01, 2017

Statement on the Appointment of Theresa Foxley to Lead EDCUtah

By |2017-03-07T15:06:31-07:00January 10th, 2017|Blog, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (January 10, 2017) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the appointment of Theresa Foxley as head of EDCUtah. “I am ecstatic that Theresa Foxley has been selected to lead EDCUtah. This organization does important work for our state and they need [...]