Local Resource Center to Share Perspective on Homeowner Trends in Current Economy
Zions Bank will release the results of its September Utah Consumer Attitude Index (CAI) at the Homeowner’s Cafe in Midvale. Homeowner’s Café spokesperson, Lee Carter, will share thoughts on shopper trends at the Homeowner’s Café.
The Utah Consumer Attitude Index compares to the national Consumer Confidence Index® released the same day by the Conference Board. The indices gauge the degree of optimism for
the economy that consumers are expressing through their activities of savings and spending. National comparison enables consumers, businesses, and policymakers in to identify key economic trends unique to Utah.
Randy Shumway, CEO of The Cicero Group/Dan Jones & Associates, responsible for compiling the Consumer Attitude Index for Zions Bank, will speak on the findings from the current index.
Lee Carter, Homeowner’s Café spokesperson, will speak about his perspective of consumer attitudes. The Homeowners Café is a new resource center dedicated to the issues involved with
home ownership. It’s the first resource of its kind in the area to serve as an education center where both clients and non-clients of Zions Bank can go for guidance with their homeownership
Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, at 10:30 a.m.
The Homeowner’s Café, located at 7634 Union Park Avenue in Midvale.
Monthly announcements of the Zions Bank Consumer Attitude Index will be in conjunction with the Conference Board’s release of the monthly Consumer Confidence Index® (CCI), on the last
Tuesday of each month at 10:30 a.m.
Press conferences will be held at local businesses in the Salt Lake area on the following dates:
Oct. 25, 2011
Nov. 29, 2011
About Zions Bank
Zions Bank, a subsidiary of Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ZION), is Utah’s oldest financial institution and operates 127 full-service financial centers throughout Utah and Idaho. In addition to offering a wide range of traditional banking services, Zions Bank is also a leader in small business lending and has consistently ranked as the No. 1 lender of U.S. Small Business Administration 7(a) loans in Utah for the past 20 years and Idaho’s Boise District for the past 12 years. Founded in 1873, Zions Bank has been serving the communities of the Intermountain West for more than 140 years. Additional information is available at www.zionsbank.com.