Tuesday's Metro Business Report



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

Glyphics Communications was recognized as one of America’s fastest growing companies. Glyphics was ranked 397 on the Inc. 500 with a growth rate of 731 percent over five years. It was ranked as the 33rd fastest growing company in Utah.

Silver State Suppliers, a distributor of wholesale fabrics for the upholstery and décor industries, celebrated its 50th anniversary last 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 showroom is 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.

You are only one day away from Salt Lake’s biggest event for small business. The Chamber’s Giant Step Awards is tomorrow, March 27th at the Little America Hotel. The speaker at this year’s banquet is Scott Watterson, Chairman, CEO, and Co-Founder of ICON Health and Fitness. Call the Chamber to register at 328-5055 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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