Building a Restaurant on Top of a Mountain

by admin Jan 08, 2018

More than 25 years ago, owners of Snowbird Ski Resort, envisioned a beautiful facility at the top of the tram line that would not only feed and warm skiers, but offer unparalleled mountaintop views. After working with the U.S. Forest Service and numerous other interested parties, work on the building began when the mountain thawed...

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Winter Driving Safety Tips

by admin Dec 27, 2017

Winter is upon us! And it's just getting started. Raise your hand if you forget how to drive in the snow every year. Let's all collectively avoid crashes this winter and hone in on our driving skills. Check out what our friends over at WCF Insurance have to say about driving in the quintessential Utah...

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Top 5 Areas of Law

by admin Dec 19, 2017

You may be wondering to yourself…what do people get lawyers for anyway? When do I need a lawyer? Can I get a lawyer for my situation? We have asked ourselves all of those questions and more! Now you don’t need to wonder. Check out what Legal Shield has to say about when is appropriate to...

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The Path to Pro-Growth Tax Reform

by admin Dec 19, 2017

Content provided by the US Chamber of Commerce As you may have read by now, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act conference report ironing out the differences between the House- and Senate-passed versions of tax reform was filed on Friday evening. Here is an Executive Summary prepared by the House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committees. Additionally, we prepared a handy explainer (below and attached),...

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Free Business Workshops

by admin Dec 19, 2017

Learn to be a successful business owner with free workshops, trending new technologies, library resources and much more. Workshops presented by the County Library in partnership with Salt Lake SCORE, a non-profit group dedicated to helping small businesses.

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Point of the Mountain Update

by admin Dec 12, 2017

On November 28th, we had the opportunity to invite chamber members and those throughout the community to listen to a Point of the Mountain update by Envision Utah. They described the potential plans for the area in five different scenarios. They are currently seeking the public’s opinion to help move forward with the right scenario...

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From 12-year-old Business Owner to Corporate World to Successful Business Owner

by admin Dec 05, 2017

Member Spotlight Nico Suazo worked in the corporate world for over a decade before realizing he could offer the same services and his own personal expertise to the community in a more efficient way. Through a series of events, Suazo realized it was time to make his dream of owning his own business a reality....

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Coming in 2020: The New SLC!

by admin Dec 05, 2017

Written By: The Salt Lake City International Airport Travelers flying in and out of Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) can see what looks like a steel city rising west of the airport. The construction underway is the skeleton of a new terminal, concourse and parking garage scheduled to open in 2020. That’s right, Salt...

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Member Spotlight: Abacus Accounting & Bookkeeping

by admin Nov 28, 2017

We sat down with Shellee Spafford, President of Abacus Accounting & Bookkeeping to ask her what it was like to start and build a small business. Hear from the master herself what it was like to start and grow a small business. How did you come up with the name of your business? I started...

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Stonehaven Dental

by admin Oct 31, 2017

Stonehaven Dental lives by the philosophy of being kind. Their values – Caring for Everyone, Sharing Abundantly, Expressing Gratitude and Building Relationships – is what drives their business. Dr. Jeff Plicka, a transplant from California, took over the Midvale location in May 2017. After practicing at a private practice in Santa Barbara, California for five...

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