Thursday's Metro Business Report



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THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FROM THE SALT LAKE CHAMBER WITH YOUR METRO BUSINESS REPORT.

The Board of Directors of the Utah Mechanical Contractors Association has awarded the UMCA Distinguished Service Award to Mark Kendall of Harding Mechanical.

The Utah Safety Council has recognized Mark Brothers, Union Point’s Director of Safety and Risk Management, for his efforts and contributions to health and safety.

Ogden based Wadman Corporation has been chosen by WalMart Stores as the general contractor for the new Sam’s Club to be built in West Jordan.

R&O Construction will build the Sand Creek Crossing Shopping Center in Brentwood, California.

Big-D Corporation has launched Big-D Signature Corporation—a company specializing in luxury residential construction.

Utah’s top entrepreneurs were honored yesterday at Salt Lake Community College’s 2nd Annual Free Enterprise Day. Several new buildings designed for training were also dedicated.

Here’s an Olympic business fact: Various Games security issues that will be addressed are a higher level of security at the alternative housing program at Soldier Hollow, a higher level of security than originally planned for the Olympic family hotel, and potentially further airspace restrictions.

The American Express Women & Business Conference is coming up on October 30th. This is the 25th year of this conference. There will be great workshops and also the awarding of the prestigious Athena Award and the Pathfinder Awards. Call the Women’s Business Center at the Chamber at 328-5091 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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