August 8, 2016

Save the Date: September 1st, 2016 for the 3rd Annual Utah Solutions Summit.

This year, the Utah Solutions Summit will explore the elements that contribute to a healthy and productive workforce – Building a shared vision between industry, education and employees.

This Summit will explore ways to ensure we are preparing employees to meet the needs of industry today and tomorrow through a series of keynote addresses and discussions from local and national leaders.

Mitch Daniels, president of Purdue University and Former Governor of Indiana and Senator Mike Lee will be two of the speakers at the Summit.

This is a great opportunity to come together and learn how we can ensure our state continues to stay as the ‘Best State for Business.’

As a partner of the 2016 Utah Solutions Summit, we hope you will be able to attend on September 1st at the Vivint Smart Home Arena.

Register now at: slchamber.com

August 9, 2016

Did you know as a resident of Utah, you and your family have access to a statewide Prescription Assistance Program?

The Utah Drug Card will provide you with Rx medication savings of up to 75% at more than 68,000 pharmacies across the country.

The Utah Drug Card program also includes discounts on brand and generic medications, so that all medications are eligible for discounts.

Most importantly, the Utah Drug Card is FREE to all residents and everybody in Utah is eligible to get pharmacy discounts through this program.

There are no restrictions. No forms, no waiting periods, nothing.

Don’t miss out on this pre-activated card and start using it immediately!

Learn more about how you can save starting today at utahdrugcard.com.

August 10, 2016

Year after year, the Women’s Business Center has committed to empowering women entrepreneurs in our state.

They do this by providing a platform for business development, delivering quality entrepreneurial counseling, and creating premier networking and mentoring opportunities.

Come celebrate with them next week at the Women in Business Summer Social, August 18th at Discovery Gateway. The theme this year is luck and good fortune in the Chinese Year of the Monkey.

There will be an upscale, silent auction that includes live entertainment, creating a fun environment to meet other women in business in downtown Salt Lake City.

During the event, the Women’s Business Center will also honor their 2016 Woman Entrepreneur of the Year.

Don’t miss out on this wonderful event, next Thursday, August 18th!

RSVP Today at: slchamber.com

August 11, 2016

In case you haven’t heard, the Salt Lake Chamber has received a Five-Star Accreditation from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. This is the highest designation for chamber accreditation.

We have been recognized for our sound policies, effective organizational procedures and positive impact within the state of Utah.

Not only that, the Salt Lake Chamber is the only chamber of commerce in the state of Utah that is accredited.

To be accredited with five-stars provides national recognition for the outstanding work that is carried out within our business community.

It really underscores the effectiveness of our staff, board, volunteers and the Chamber family.

Nowhere in the country will you find a stronger business climate.

This designation also speaks volumes about the business community within the state. If you are not yet a member of the Chamber, come find out for yourself what a five-star chamber looks like and contact us today. We would love to meet you and work together to continue to build our business community.

Learn more at slchamber.com

August 12, 2016

There are more than 7 billion potential customers in the world, and 2.4 billion of them are online.

Just think about how many of those customers could be yours.

Join us for the Utah Global Forum: Mapping the Future of Global Business, October 24th at the Grand America Hotel.

The Utah Global Forum will facilitate the dialogue on how businesses can expand beyond local boundaries and develop an import and export strategy to expand into the global marketplace.

The program will offer incredible breath of content, bringing experts from across multiple industries, all with a single objective: moving Utah businesses to the global business stage and meet the challenges of today’s business environment.

You will not want to miss out on this forum.

Chamber Members get $15 off with code: SLChamber

RSVP today to secure your spot to the Utah Global Forum at: utahglobalforum.com