Thursday's Metro Business Report



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

Union Point General Contractors began construction on a new $5.2 million dollar shopping center in Draper at 11400 South and 700 East.

Equity Oil Company, with executive offices in Salt Lake, recently closed on the purchase of 26.5 billion cubic feet of gas reserves in Yolo County in the Sacramento Basin of California. The cost of the reserves was $32 million dollars and increases the company’s daily gas production 104 percent.

Morgan Stanley is holding a ribbon cutting and open house tomorrow, May 3rd, at noon in its new location in The Gateway. If you are interested in having the Chamber’s Salt Shakers help you with a ribbon cutting ceremony for your event, please contact the Chamber at 328-5080.

Here’s a Chamber history fact: In the 1930s, the Chamber President visited companies that were contemplating construction. The goal was to urge them to start as soon as possible to help provide employment.

Utah Business magazine calls them “30 Women on the Move.” The Women’s Business Center of the Salt Lake Chamber and the Salt Lake Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners will honor these 30 women on May 14 at a luncheon at Little America. Join keynote speaker, Sharlene Wells Hawkes and emcee JoAnn Wells for an inspiring lunch with inspiring women. The event is sponsored by Zions Bank Women's Financial Group and Utah Business magazine. For more information, call the Chamber at 328.5091 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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