Tuesday's Metro Business Report

Posted - Nov. 13, 2001 at 7:13 a.m.



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

Union Pacific Railroad, a longtime Chamber member, has been named as the official railroad services supplier to the 2002 Olympic Winter Games and an official provider of the Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Torch Relay. Union Pacific is creating a specially painted two-locomotive and 18-car train, with cauldron car, to transport the Olympic Flame and Torch Relay staff more than 3,200 miles through eleven states.

John Inglish, UTA General Manager, is being honored tomorrow as Communicator of the Year at the 2001 Golden Spike Awards luncheon.

SkyWest Airlines is opening the new SkyWest Hanger today. This doubles SkyWest’s hanger space in Salt Lake.

Cache Valley Electric has been ranked as the 34th largest electrical contractor in the nation according to Engineering News Record.

Here’s an Olympic business fact: SLOC’s “A Healthier You 2002” campaign includes “Gold Medal Mile” sites throughout the state. "Gold Medal Mile" walks are one mile walks to encourage physical activity and health. To register for the next “Gold Medal Mile” walk, go to www.saltlake2002.com.

Did you know there are new regulations that may help your company? Get the latest information about Federal and State Contracting opportunities at a workshop on how Government Certification Can Help Your Company. The workshop is tomorrow, November 14th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Salt Lake Chamber. To register call the Women’s Business Center at 328-5091 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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