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IRIS USA selects Surprise for Western US Regional Headquarters
February 18, 2015

IRIS USA, Inc., a consumer products company that sells to retailers across America and a subsidiary of IRIS Ohyama, Inc., announced it will build its Western United States Regional Headquarters in Surprise, Ariz.

In making the announcement during her State of the City address, Surprise Mayor Sharon Wolcott said, “This project is aligned with the city’s goal of attracting foreign direct investment from quality companies that want to be a part of the vision and vitality of Surprise. We could not ask for a better new neighbor. Welcome IRIS USA.”

IRIS USA’s new 280,000-square-foot building will include office, manufacturing and distribution space.

Read the full press release here.

February 27, 2015
Ambassador Event: Asset Tour- Air Products and Chemicals Plant

8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Air Products and Chemicals Chandler Facility. 275 S. Price Road, Chandler, AZ 85224. For questions, reach out to Thomas Maynard at tmaynard@gpec.org or 602-262-8625

March 3, 2015
GPEC Healthcare Leadership Council Meeting

9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at GPEC offices. GPEC HLC members only.

Contact Cynthia Carrillo, 602.262.8633 or ccarrillo@gpec.org.


The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) is one of the country’s premier economic development councils. Our goal is to promote Greater Phoenix economic development and create jobs that will shape the region’s future. There has never been a better time to do business in Greater Phoenix.