It's true there are so many great locations around the United States and even the world to host a meeting or convention. If that's the case, then why Salt Lake? I could rattle off a number of reasons from the accessibility of the international airport just 8 miles from downtown to the adjacent mountains where you could be skiing, mountain biking, hiking and more within 20 minutes of downtown. But I'll let you you hear it from a meeting planner instead.We interviewed a number of meeting planners who have brought their meetings to Salt Lake and posed the question to them - "Why Salt Lake?" Here are a few of their replies: