Podcast: Robert Spendlove – Zions Bank Economist Offers Insight on Economic Conditions

Kaitlyn ClarkeBusiness Elevated Podcast

Business Elevated Podcast (Season 5 Episode 27)

This podcast series features business and government leaders discussing what it’s like to live and work in the great state of Utah.

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In this episode of Business Elevated, host Pete Codella speaks with Robert Spendlove, senior vice president and economic and public policy officer at Zions Bank. He offers an insightful analysis of Utah’s economy, combining his extensive experience in the financial sector and Utah Legislature. From navigating the complexities of interest rates, inflation, and employment trends to discussing Utah’s economic resilience and its ranking as the top state in the U.S., the conversation covers a broad spectrum of topics. Housing challenges, Zion’s Bank’s 150-year legacy of community service, and Utah’s exceptional quality of life in Utah are also explored, providing listeners with a comprehensive understanding of the state’s economic dynamics and vibrant spirit.