Thursday's Metro Business Report

Posted - Dec. 13, 2001 at 7:44 a.m.



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

Bud Bailey Construction announced that they are the contractor for the new Samba Grill restaurant opening at the new Gateway. Samba Grill is a Brazilian-themed restaurant and is scheduled for completion at the end of January.

The Hotel Temple Square Corporation announced the availability of banquet space in the Joseph Smith Memorial Building during the Games. This space was previously reserved by the LDS Church and recently made available. Space is now open for meetings and banquets from 40 to 700 people.

Here’s an Olympic business fact: According to The Utah Public Safety Command, also known as UOPSC , the primary mission of Utah public safety agencies during the Games is still the citizens of their jurisdictions. People should expect the same level of service they normally receive regardless of the Games.

Don’t forget the special Business After Hours networking event tonight at Red Butte Garden starting at 5 p.m. It’s the official kick-off of the Chamber’s Century Celebration.

Many businesses are now facing the challenges caused by the economic slowdown and the terrorist attacks. The next “Meeting the Challenge Seminar” is tomorrow, December 14th at 8 a.m. at the Chamber and is on dealing with Human Resource Issues in a downturn. The seminar is presented by Janet Smith of Ray, Quinney and Nebeker. The seminar is Free for Chamber members. Call 328-5071 to register or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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