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

AAA Utah awarded their prestigious AAA Four Diamond rating to several restaurants and lodges in Utah, including the Metropolitan, The Blue Boar Inn & Restaurant, Homestead Resort, Hotel Monaco, Little America Hotel & Towers, The Inn at Temple Square, Salt Lake City Marriott Downtown.

USU Partners in Business are presenting their 11th Annual Customer Service and Marketing Seminar starting this Wednesday April 3rd and finishing up Thursday April 4th. For more information go to www.partnersUSU.org.

JP Realty announced that it signed a definitive merger agreement with General Growth Properties headquartered in Chicago.

The 14th Annual Celebration of Art & Soup starts tomorrow, April 2nd and runs through the 4th at the Sheraton City Centre. Proceeds benefit the Community Nursing Services Foundation.

Here’s an Olympic business fact: The Games commuter website had 74 million hits during February—57 million during the Games. The average visitor spent about a half an hour looking up transportation information on the website.

Upon unanimous vote of the Salt Lake Chamber’s Board of Governors, Mitt Romney has been chosen as A Giant In Our City. This award is Salt Lake’s highest honor. Previous recipients of A Giant In Our City include John and Glenn Wallace, E.M. Naughton, Clarence Bamberger, and Eric C. Aaberg. Mitt will be honored at a banquet on April 24th. If you are interested in joining the Chamber in thanking Mitt Romney for a job well done, please contact 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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