The annual membership banquet of the Salt Lake Area Chamber of Commerce is scheduled Sept. 27 in the Salt Lake Hilton, according to Fred S. Ball, chamber president.
A reception begins at 6:30 p.m. in the poolside courtyard and the dinner will begin at 7:30 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Kahler Corp., the Hilton and University Park Hotel.Besides giving chamber members a chance to look back at the last 12 months and look forward to the next year, Ball said former chairman of the Board of Governors, D. N. "Nick" Rose, will be honored. Rose is president and chief executive officer of Mountain Fuel Supply Co.
Presiding at the event will be Wm. James Mortimer, publisher of the Deseret News and current Board of Governors chairman.
Six outgoing members of the board also will be honored for their three years of service. They are Rodney H. Brady, president and chief executive officer of Bonneville International; June M. Morris, president of Morris Air Service; University of Utah President Chase N. Peterson; Robert L. Rice, president and chief executive officer of Rice-Melby Enterprises; G. Garth Campbell, president of Diamond Lil's Restaurant; and William C. Vriens Jr., president of Modern Display.