Thursday's Metro Business Report



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

The Chamber’s Business to Business Expo is May 8th, 9th, and 10th at the Salt Palace.

Silver State Suppliers, a distributor of wholesale fabrics for the upholstery and décor industries, is celebrating its 50th anniversary next week. The company is still owned and run by the Sargetakis [Sar jeh TAH kiss] family and was started by the sons of Greek immigrants who began supporting their mother after their father died in a Utah mine explosion. Silver State Supplies is holding an open house on Friday, March 22nd, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at their showroom at 1010 West 2610 South in Salt Lake.

After 17 years as the receptionist at Bonneville International Corporation, Marjie Page has announced her retirement next month. She is going to celebrate by taking a trip down the Yangtze River in China.

Here’s an Olympic business fact: According to the Salt Lake Tribune, 4 out of 5 Utahns believe that the world now accepts that our state knows how to have fun.

Tonight at 5 p.m. the Chamber’s Business After Hours networking event is at the new offices of Wells Fargo Private Client Services on the 7th floor of the Wells Fargo Center downtown. As always there will be great food, prizes, and networking. To register for tonight’s Business After Hours at Wells Fargo, or if you are interested in hosting a Business After Hours at your business, call the Chamber at 328-5050 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org..

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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