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Attn Lawmakers: Small businesses need access to digital tools to succeed

As an entrepreneur who is building a business and creating jobs, I use free and low-cost digital business tools to innovate in a traditional brick and mortar industry, and my story is not unique...

OPINION: Colorado small businesses depend on big-tech partners

Eighteen months ago, our family moved to Colorado. We wanted to live outdoors, enjoy the mountains, and send our kids to great schools. As a digital entrepreneur who can...

Online Marketplaces Provide Billions in Value to Small Businesses

Marketplaces are as old as commerce. As long as there have been buyers and sellers, there have been places like farmers' markets, bazaars, and department stores to bring them together and make the exchange of money for products more efficient. Marketplaces promote competition, enable retailers to access...

Senator Lee’s Digital Platforms Hearing “Poorly Timed and Wholly Unfounded”

Salt Lake City, UT (September 15, 2020): The Connected Commerce Council (3C) responded today to Sen. Mike Lee’s, R-Utah, Chairman of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy & Consumer Rights, hearing on digital platforms. The hearing comes as millions of American small businesses are increasingly leveraging online tools, resources, and marketplaces amid…

Utah Leaders, Small Businesses Cite Importance of Digital Tools for Economic Recovery

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (September 10, 2020) – State Senate Majority Whip Dan Hemmert and Utah small businesses joined industry leaders for a discussion about the importance of technology platforms and tools and the current technology regulatory environment. The ‘Tech Forward Webcast: How Technology Is Fueling the Utah Recovery’ was hosted by Jake Ward, President…

Op-ed: Attacks on digital platforms worry this small business owner

Digital technology and online platforms have been critical to my fast-growing Utah company and to many small businesses nationwide. The platforms and their tools that connect us to customers...

Small business and big tech are partners, not enemies

I still remember the first sale I ever made online. Using a slow 1990s Internet connection, I sold a refurbished laser printer to someone in Portugal. My mind was blown. The world had shrunk...

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