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THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FROM THE SALT LAKE CHAMBER WITH YOUR METRO BUSINESS REPORT
The American Federation of Teachers/Utah has recognized Salt Lake Community College Associate Professor Dean Huber as the Utah Higher Education Teacher of the Year.
The U.S. Small Business Administration is now offering Economic Injury Disaster Loans to small businesses across the country that have been affected by the September 11th terrorist attacks. For more information go to www.sba.gov.
Here’s an Olympic business fact: According to Lee Benson’s Inside Guide to the Games, the first sporting event of the Games is Ski Jumping at 8:30 a.m. on February 8th before the opening ceremonies that evening. The last sporting event is the Men’s Ice Hockey Gold Medal match at 1 p.m. on February 24th.
The American Express Women & Business Conference is going on right now at the Little America Hotel. The Chamber congratulates the winners of the, prestigious Athena Award and the Pathfinder Awards.
Many businesses are now facing the challenges caused by the economic slowdown and the terrorist attacks. The Chamber’s new “Meeting the Challenge Seminar Series” will cover topics from surviving the downturn to managing business finances. The first of these important seminars is on “The Current Economic Outlook—What Can We Expect” and is this Friday, November 2nd – from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. at the Chamber. Mark Kanold, Utah Department of Workforce Services Regional Economist, will be the speaker.
Call 328-5043 to register or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.
THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.