Friday'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 Downtown Committee has developed principles for downtown development. Guideline five is: “All stakeholders must work together to insure that downtown development succeeds. The Salt Lake Chamber recognizes the efforts of many civic groups that are working to improve the downtown, and urges that all these groups communicate, support each other, and be united in their overall objectives. Any Chamber effort will be inclusive in concert with other downtown organizations.”

Cogbox, an Internet design agency, reported that the design of a website at www.bmamodelshop.com generated a return on investment of 800%. Cogbox’s client, BMA, reported gross sales of $60,000 since the site opened in January.

Richter7 was hired by the BYU Athletic Department to create new advertisements to promote seasonal ticket sales.

UPA Resort Construction, an affiliate of Union Point General Contractors, has begun construction on the $35 million dollar first phase of a new hotel called Montelago at Lake Las Vegas. Montelago is a themed Italian village resort scheduled for completion in April 2003.

Here’s a Chamber History Fact: In 1903 the Chamber helped settle a coal strike in Carbon County.

This Monday, June 10th, is the Chamber Classic Golf Tournament at beautiful Jeremy Ranch. Many of Utah’s top business leaders will be gathering for a round of golf. Call the Chamber for more information at 328-5055, or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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