GPEC Events & Updates

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Nearly 700 guests are expected to attend the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) Annual Dinner Thursday, October 9, where GPEC will celebrate its 25th Anniversary.  Read the

To celebrate 25 years as the region’s premier economic development organization, GPEC will be hosting the Annual Dinner at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel on Thursday, October 9.

GPEC President and CEO Barry Broome will be part of an expert panel at the annual Arizona Leadership Forum on September 19, 2014 in Phoenix.

A recent article by Forbes listed the top cities for working parents.

A recent ruling by the World Trade Organization affirmed the position the Greater Phoenix Economic Council held in 2012 opposing the counter