The Sandy Chamber of Commerce held the Breakfast of Champions event on May 31, with Governor Herbert as the Keynote Speaker at the SLCC Miller Campus. Gov. Herbert talked about the economic growth and thriving business community in Utah. Mayor Tom Dolan of Sandy said that the city is ahead of schedule for its 30-year plan to grow and better serve their citizens. Sandy is currently working on revitalizing the Southtowne Mall and will open [...]
The Refugee Leadership Training class held their graduation on May 24, 2017 at SLCC South City Campus. There were more than 40 graduates representing over 14 countries and communities from the Middle East, Africa, and Haiti, now living in Utah. The program featured traditional African Burundi Drummers, a panel with 6 refugees, and a speech from Clifton Sanders PhD, SLCC Provost of Academic Affairs. The ceremony was followed by a traditional African meal provided [...]
The Global Business Management Class held its graduation on May 31, 2017 for 16 scholars. This was the first year the class offered distance learning in Tooele, St. George, and Logan through the Utah Education Network (UEN). It was a great success, providing valuable exporting and world trade skills to local and rural areas of Utah. The class itself is offered to business executives, professionals, working staff, entrepreneurs and qualified students who wish to [...]
We want to welcome Louis and Gediminas from the Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI)! They are on a two-way exchange from Europe for 15 days and will be working with the Business Incubator at the MBRC. YTILI develops and cultivates relationships among emerging European and American leaders and entrepreneurs. YTILI is an investment in the transatlantic partnership to strengthen prosperity and enhanced security on both sides of the Atlantic. Both Louis and Gediminas are cultivating start-up businesses [...]
The Sandy Chamber of Commerce held their annual Golf Classic. It was held at the River Oaks golf course on Friday, June 9, 2017. The MBRC sponsored hole 17, and also competed in the tournament. It was a fun day and a great way to connect with amazing businesses and Chamber members in Sandy city.