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Where regional collaboration
drives the economy


Investment Levels

With investment from GPEC’s member communities and more than 170 private investors, the Greater Phoenix Economic Council achieves its mission of attracting and growing quality businesses and advocating for Greater Phoenix’s competitiveness. As an investor, you are joining business and civic leaders who are dedicated to creating long-term economic sustainability in the Greater Phoenix region.

Contact GPEC today to learn more about becoming an investor.

Chairman’s Council
The Chairman’s Council provides the highest level of recognition for regional business leaders to shape Greater Phoenix’s economic future and to demonstrate a significant commitment to accelerating the region’s growth. Top executives from these companies serve on the Board of Directors, Executive Committee and Competitiveness Council, and receive a premier invitation to the biennial Washington, DC Executive Mission.

Corporate Council
$100,000 – $149,999
Corporate Council investors include some of the region’s most influential companies. Through investment at the Corporate Council level, executives join the Chairman’s Council in influencing GPEC’s work and serving on the Board of Directors, Executive Committee and the Competitiveness Council.

Executive Council
$50,000 – $99,999
GPEC’s Executive Council investors are eligible to serve on the Board of Directors, a variety of councils and provide hosting opportunities for prospective corporate relocations, allowing for a direct impact on the economic growth of the region.

Directors’ Council
$25,000 – $49,999
Leaders from companies investing at the Directors’ Council level are eligible to join the Board of Directors and are visible as top-level investors on GPEC’s website, in the annual report and as sponsors for certain events.

Leadership Council
$12,500 – $24,999
The Leadership Council level is the entry point for those interested in serving on one of GPEC’s many leadership councils. These investors also represent those companies that serve the needs of prospective companies and as such, are uniquely positioned to assist with attracting prospective companies.

Ambassador Council
$6,000 – $12,499
Investment at the Ambassador Council level provides participating companies eligibility into GPEC’s Ambassador Program. Employees of companies engaged at the Ambassador level can sign up as an Ambassador, allowing broad company participation in championing positive economic change for the region.

Leadership Councils

Community Building Consortium (CBC)
GPEC’s CBC provides a forum for those in the commercial real estate arena to evaluate competitor markets and work with GPEC’s marketing and business development teams to further advance the competitiveness of Greater Phoenix.

Healthcare Innovation Council (HIC)
The HIC mission is to establish Greater Phoenix as a center of healthcare excellence anchored by innovation and collaboration. The HIC  works to enhance the healthcare business ecosystem by growing assets in the region and connecting providers and healthcare-adjacent businesses with innovative products and practices.

International Leadership Council (ILC)
The ILC is a high-level advisory council that consists of industry and community leaders that support GPEC in its efforts in international business attraction. The ILC provides strategic direction and oversight for the implementation of the core FDI strategies within the Greater Phoenix region.

Ambassador Program
The GPEC Ambassador Program provides networking and learning opportunities for all employees of GPEC investors and member communities. GPEC Ambassador events range from business development forums to workshops featuring GPEC staff and/or industry experts to educate and inform stakeholders on a variety of economic development issues.