5 10, 2018

Chamber Celebrates National Manufacturing Day

By |2018-10-12T08:58:16+00:00October 5th, 2018|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Today is the sixth annual National Manufacturing Day. The Salt Lake Chamber would like to take this opportunity to showcase Utah’s manufacturing and distribution industry, highlighting the impact one of our largest industries has on our economy and state. Utah’s manufacturing and distribution industry employs over 190,000 Utahns, and the industry is growing. Over the [...]

6 07, 2018

Utah Executives Remain Optimistic on Future Economy

By |2018-07-06T10:35:12+00:00July 6th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|1 Comment

Salt Lake Chamber releases 2018 Q2 CEOutlook Report SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (July 6, 2018) – Today, the Salt Lake Chamber released the second-quarter results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s 2018 CEOutlook survey. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a new statewide economic survey of Utah business executives. As an authoritative business survey on economic [...]

27 06, 2018

Utah’s Small Business Successes Highlighted at Congressional Committee

By |2018-06-27T08:15:14+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber president testifies at “Communities That Think Small and Win Big” Hearing SALT LAKE CITY (June 27, 2018) – Last week, Derek B. Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, joined Congressman John Curtis to highlight the success of small businesses in Utah at the U.S. House Small [...]

1 06, 2018

President’s Message: Discovering the secrets behind Utah’s economic success

By |2018-06-01T11:32:02+00:00June 1st, 2018|Blog, News & Press, Policy, President's Message|0 Comments

As I settle into my new role as the Salt Lake Chamber president and CEO, I have come to realize what an amazing opportunity I have been given to unpack and discover the secrets behind Utah’s economic success—the real stories of the men and women who make up Utah’s diverse and thriving business community. Over [...]

26 10, 2017

Utah Executives Have Positive Outlook on Future Economy

By |2017-10-26T09:54:22+00:00October 26th, 2017|Blog, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Salt Lake Chamber releases Q3 CEOutlook Report SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (October 26, 2017) – Today members of the Salt Lake Chamber gathered at the Federal Reserve Salt Lake Branch to learn the results of the Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook Q3 results. The Salt Lake Chamber’s CEOutlook is a new statewide economic survey of Utah [...]

28 07, 2017

Podcast 02.04: Future of Utah’s Outdoor Recreation

By |2017-07-28T07:32:35+00:00July 28th, 2017|Blog, Podcast|0 Comments

After a 20-year run, Outdoor Retailer is saying farewell to Utah. The twice-yearly trade show wraps up in Salt Lake City this week. The Outdoor Retailer Summer Market marks the industry's final trade event in Salt Lake City before heading to Denver in 2018. ORs departure has many wondering what’s next for Utah’s outdoor industry and what [...]

24 04, 2017

Utah is the Place to do Business

By |2017-04-26T08:50:55+00:00April 24th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Op-ed originally published in the Salt Lake Tribune, April 26.  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 Utahns likely do not understand that these [...]

17 02, 2017

Statement on Outdoor Retailer Show Leaving Utah

By |2017-02-17T12:46:50+00:00February 17th, 2017|Blog, Policy, Statements|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (February 17, 2017) – Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding Outdoor Retailer’s decision to leave the state of Utah. “Utah is an incredible location for outdoor recreation, home to hundreds of companies that employ thousands of Utahns. We regret the decision by [...]

23 09, 2016

2016 Washington, D.C. Trip Day 4

By |2017-03-07T15:06:36+00:00September 23rd, 2016|Blog, Policy|0 Comments

Each year the Salt Lake Chamber visits Washington, D.C. with business, community and state leaders. This trip represents a unique opportunity to connect local leaders to members of our federal delegation and the nation’s capitol. Here are the highlights from the final day of the 2016 edition of the trip: Hail to the Chiefs: A [...]

17 06, 2016

UBR: June 13-17

By |2017-03-07T15:06:39+00:00June 17th, 2016|UBR|0 Comments

June 13, 2016 2016 is a landmark year for elections. Nearly every office on the federal, state and local levels will be on the ballot. The Utah business community needs to engage in this year’s election cycle. The private sector drives innovation and powers the economy while government makes public policy. A strong relationship between [...]