Tuesday's Metro Business Report



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

GE Card Services has awarded a $2,500 dollar scholarship to Luisa Ortiz, a student at Horizonte Instruction and Training Center, for her outstanding academic and personal achievement. The GE Card Services Student Scholarship recognizes college-bound high school seniors throughout the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico.

According to Zions Bank, Utah economic performance is expected to improve modestly in 2002’s second half, leading to a conclusion of the state’s first recession in a generation. Utah’s economy is expected to return to more solid growth in 2003.

Penna Powers Cutting Haynes/ProClix, an advertising and PR firm, is inviting Utah 501 (c) 3 non-profit organizations to submit applications to participate in the firm’s first annual CreateAThon™. The CreateAThon™ is a 24 hour period where the firm will donate their creative services to up to six non-profit organizations. For an application, call Penna Powers Cutting Haynes/ProClix at 487-4800.

Here’s a Chamber History Fact: In 1995 the Chamber threw its biggest party ever at the City and County Building for the announcement of the winning city for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games.

Make sure you set aside September 14th for the Chamber’s Century Celebration Gala. It celebrates 100 years of business in Salt Lake. Also set aside November 7th for the Chamber’s Women and Business Conference. For more information, call the Chamber at 328-3631 or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.

THIS IS LARRY MANKIN FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.

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