THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FROM THE SALT LAKE CHAMBER WITH YOUR METRO BUSINESS REPORT.
Several Salt Lake businesses report personnel changes. Crystal Pendley recently joined EF Creative, a local Advertising Agency, as Director of Marketing. Robert Anderson will serve as President of Van Cott, Bagley, Cornwall & McCarthy’s Board of Governors. Altius Health Plans has named Larry Hancock as CEO and Michael Bahr as President and Chief Actuary. Chad Starbuck is the new Director of Marketing and Business Development at ANA Sports Management, the owners of the Utah Blitzz soccer team. Glyphics Communications has hired Hugh “Pat” Patty, Jr. as General Manager of Operations. Larry Christensen has been promoted to Vice President of Marketing and Development of the Mystery Shopping Division of Rocky Mountain Merchandising and Research.
Governor Leavitt has declared that all Wednesdays during October are “Rideshare Wednesdays.”
Here’s an Olympic business fact: One of the ways SLOC is trying to help the environment is by planting trees. SLOC’s goal is to plant 100,000 trees in Utah. It has already begun by planting 50 trees at the Olympic Village.
The Chamber’s next Gold Medal Seminar will help your business make transportation plans for the Games. The Utah Department of Transportation and SLOC will present information on commuting, delivery scheduling, and more. The Gold Medal Seminar, sponsored by Office Depot, is next Wednesday, October 17th, at 7:30 a.m. at the WestCoast Salt Lake Hotel, 161 West 600 South. Call the Chamber to register at 328-5097, or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.
THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.