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THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FROM THE SALT LAKE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WITH YOUR METRO BUSINESS REPORT.
Michelle Bruno of Bruno Group TurnKey Events has been named the 2001 Meeting Planner of the Year by the Utah Chapter of Meeting Professionals International. Bruno worked on the Chamber’s Business-to-Business Expo and the visit of the Dalai Lama on behalf of the Episcopal Diocese of Utah.
R&R Partners recently received the highest honor bestowed by the public relations profession at the Public Relations Society of America’s annual Silver Anvil awards ceremony in New York City. R&R won the Silver Anvil in the Public Affairs/Government category for a campaign with Utah Transit Authority.
Here’s an Olympic business fact: How many people watch the Olympics? Even with the low U.S. ratings of the Sydney Games, more than 3.7 billion people tuned in—making it the most watched sport event ever. Nine out of every ten individuals on the planet with access to television watched some part of the Olympics. The world’s eye will soon be turning to Salt Lake.
Just how prepared are the venues for the Winter Games? The answer to this and other questions are at the Chamber’s Gold Medal Seminar next Monday, July 16th. The Seminar is a briefing and tour of the Olympic Winter Sports Park. It includes interaction with Olympic athletes, food, and aerial ski demonstrations. For more information call the Chamber at 328-5091 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.
THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.