About This Community

Located in the southeast valley of the Phoenix metropolitan area, Gilbert, Arizona is capitalizing on the community’s existing research and development activity, workforce and collaboration efforts to be a regional and national leader within the science and technology industry sectors.

Gilbert's strategic market focus includes Biotechnology & Life/Health Sciences, Advanced Business Services, Advanced Manufacturing, Aerospace & Defense and Clean Technology & Renewable Energy.

Notable Advancements

  • Stem Cell Therapy and Research
  • Oncology Therapy and Research
  • Cardiovascular Research
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Algae Technologies
  • Global Communication Satellites
  • Biofuels
  • Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Pharmaceuticals/Nutraceuticals

Notable Anchors

  • Banner M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  • Cardiovascular & Stem Cell Consultants
  • Celebration Stem Cell Centre
  • Heliae
  • Ironwood Cancer and Research Center
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Orbital Sciences
  • EchoStar
  • Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
  • GoDaddy

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First Accredited Economic Development Organization in Arizona by the International Economic Development Council
Access to a specialized and educated workforce
City Council focused on Economic Development
Ease of market access via ground transportation (two major freeways), rail and air (Sky Harbor International Airport and Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport)
World class companies choose Gilbert
Unbeatable quality of life