Prosperity Council Launches in Utah

December 13, 2019


SALT LAKE CITY, UT – A premiere, invitation-only network of Utah’s most influential business executives, entrepreneurs and policymakers is officially organized. The Prosperity Council, seeks to convene those influencers through unique meetings and events that will focus on driving Utah’s economic, political and systemic prosperity.

“One of the main objectives of the organization is to grow Utah’s position in our republic and the global free marketplace,” said Trent Staggs, Founding Member of Prosperity Council. “The organization is arriving at a Utah Prosperity 2050 Vision, that highlights the industries where Utah has a competitive advantage, details ways in which those industries can best thrive, and how to best address responsible growth. The Vision seeks to provide a blueprint for not just solid economic growth, but improvements to the political environment, education, transportation, and other areas important to the quality of life for Utahns.”

Prosperity Council is comprised of demonstrated professionals across various industries and government, however they all commit to:

  • Seek to preserve and promote the free market ideals to which they credit their success
  • Champion legislation based on the republican principles that are safeguarded in our Constitution and that allow businesses to thrive
  • Educate a new generation of business leaders with the tools and knowledge to preserve the pillars of economic and political prosperity

Each Prosperity Council event is comprised of both a business and political component, featuring high profile speakers and entertainment. Prosperity Council will host its inaugural organizing event on May 29, 2019 with special guest Congressman Chris Stewart, who will speak about the anti-socialism caucus he founded, along with a business discussion on Opportunity Zones, with the premiere legal and accounting experts that detail how this amazing new designation can catapult Utah industry. Please visit for additional information regarding membership and sponsorships.