Greater Phoenix’s large talent base and competitive labor costs make it the place for businesses to go to scale

A Phoenix team at Accenture is helping Freeport-McMoRan Inc. digitally connect its mining operations to be more effective, efficient and safer.

Phoenix Accenture team helps Freeport-McMoRan digitally...

Originally seen in the Phoenix Business Journal on October 3, 2017. Photo via Accenture. A Phoenix team at Accenture is helping Freeport-McMoRan Inc. digitally connect its mining operations to be more effective, efficient and safer. The local Accenture team specially built its Connected Mine solution for Freeport, which has been used for its Morenci open-pit […]

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3 ways to protect your company from online threats

3 ways to protect your company from online threats

Did you know? Companies have valuable information cyber criminals seek like employee and customer records, bank account information, and access to the company’s finances. Whether your company is a two-person business or a 40, 50 or 100+, the threat of hackers on a mission to steal information is real. According to the U.S. Department of […]

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B60 is a global emerging technology agency, specialising in providing technology solutions and consultancy to drive growth in large enterprises and brands.

Company profile: B60

  Name: Chris Williams Title: Chief Executive Company: B60 Business HQ Location: London (UK)   Tell us a little bit about your business – how long you’ve been around, what you do and why you do it. B60 is a global emerging technology agency, specializing in providing technology solutions and consultancy to drive growth in large […]

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Acronis is a perfect fit for Scottsdale and a great addition to a robust technology sector that continues to grow

Acronis continues strong US growth; Adds Arizona office

September 26, 2017

Technology innovations and strong customer demand for data protection solutions fuels need for expansion   Phoenix – September 26, 2017 – Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection, today announced continued success and demand for its backup and disaster recovery products, based on its hybrid cloud architecture by service providers, hosters and customers. […]

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GPEC ranked No. 2 “best in class” regional economic development agency, according to the site selection consultants who participated in the survey, with 15 percent identifying it as a top economic development organization.

GPEC named ‘Best in Class’ economic development...

September 26, 2017

The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) is viewed as one of the top regional economic development organizations across the country, according to a new survey of U.S. corporate executives and location advisors released Monday at the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) Annual Conference in Toronto. Conducted by Development Counsellors International (DCI) every three years, the […]

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GPEC stands out from our peer economic development organizations in that we are fortunate to have the active involvement of the region’s and state’s leading business and civic leaders sitting at the table

New members added to GPEC Board of Directors

September 26, 2017

The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) Board of Directors voted to approve a dozen new board directors and the slate of executive officers for the fiscal year at its annual meeting. Chris Zaharis, executive vice president of Empire Southwest will continue as Chairman, with Andy Warren, president of Maracay Homes serving as the Vice Chairman. […]

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Greater Phoenix cities have LGBTQ-inclusive policies

Human Rights Campaign for LGBTQ Protections

May 7, 2017

Phoenix, Tempe, Tucson all score top marks Written by Tim Gallen. Credit to Phoenix Business Journal | May 7, 2017 Despite a lack of statewide protections, three Arizona cities scored well on an index measuring LGBTQ-inclusive policies. Phoenix, Tempe and Tucson all scored a perfect 100 on the 2017 Municipal Equality Index from the Human Rights […]

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Greater Phoenix has a vibrant startup community that is determined to build the economy and unify the community

If you’re building a startup you need to move to...

May 7, 2017

Essay written by JT Marino and Daehee Park. Credit to Tuft & Needle Magazine | May 7, 2017 This is not the essay we thought we’d be writing. In fact, when we first met and decided to create a company, it was in the beating heart of Silicon Valley — the place where phrases like “we […]

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