Choosing Greater Phoenix: Wonolo
A conversation with AJ Brustein, Wonolo’s co-founder and chief brand officer Tell us about your company: AJ Brustein: Wonolo, which stands for Work Now Locally, is the leading on-demand temporary staffing platform for blue-collar work. We match businesses of all sizes who have temporary or temp-to-hire positions with fully vetted, high-quality local workers that are available within minutes. The concept of work […]View Post »
Employment, education experts explore the future of...
How Greater Phoenix can better prepare students, job seekers for careers Greater Phoenix is a top region to build a business and find employment because of its pro-business climate, talented pipeline, and accessibility to multiple consumer bases. As the region grows and adopts new technology, many employers are starting to ask how they can not […]View Post »
New GPEC art exhibition showcases Arizona’s landmarks...
Every quarter we partner with artists to curate unique, stunning pieces of art to display and have available for purchase at our office. This quarter we’re excited to highlight Greater Phoenix’s nature scenes and diverse architecture in an exhibition themed “Arizona Landmarks & Architecture.” From mid-century modern architecture, someone’s favorite childhood memory, to unexpected angles, […]View Post »
What Makes Greater Phoenix So Great: John Safin
What is your first and last name? John Safin How old are you? 55 What current city do you reside in? Glendale How long have you lived in Greater Phoenix? 28 years Where are you originally from and why’d you decide to move to Arizona? I am originally from Upstate New York. After another year […]View Post »
Greater Phoenix Economic Council Launches California...
See media coverage of the #CAstruggles campaign: Phoenix Business Journal | San Francisco Gate | San Francisco Business Times | KTAR News | 12 News | Fox Business Network Varney & Co | Inc. The exodus from California is real and Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) is tackling the root cause of this outmigration with […]View Post »
3 Reasons why international companies thrive in Greater...
How do international companies scale and access a new customer base? A great strategy many companies have found success with is expanding their operations abroad. Companies like Kudelski Security and Acronis are two examples of businesses that have expanded to Greater Phoenix, United States and found success. This region presents incredible opportunities for international companies looking […]View Post »
Industry Experts Tout Data Center Growth in Greater...
Greater Phoenix continues to become a hotspot for data center development and success. While the region is positioned for growth, it still competes with six other major data center markets including Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, the New York tri-state area, Northern Virginia and Silicon Valley. Leadership throughout Greater Phoenix are advancing ways to ensure that […]View Post »
What Makes Greater Phoenix So Great: Tierra Terry
What is your first and last name? Tierra Terry How old are you? 22 What current city do you reside in? Phoenix Why’d you decide to stay? Not only does my immediate family live here, I’m accustomed to the beautiful views we are given in the evening, the Downtown Phoenix lifestyle, and believe it or […]View Post »
Meet the GPEC Team: Milestone Anniversaries Part II
“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” – Michael Jordan At GPEC, we’re passionate about what we do and who we work with. It’s the people behind our mission that work tirelessly each day to build our region’s identity, recruit businesses, and keep the lights on. Join us in celebrating members of our team who […]View Post »
Ambassador Event: PHXCore Walking Tour
Located in the heart of the fifth largest city in the nation, Phoenix’s Innovation District, PHX Core, is a community of pioneers, collaborators and disruptors. With over 130 startup and creative companies, 6 million-square-feet of research and academic facilities, and more than 13,000 higher education students, PHX Core is helping the region become a hub […]View Post »
- GPEC Chief Operating Officer named one of Most Influential Women in AZ for 2019 by Az Business, AZRE magazines
- What Makes Greater Phoenix So Great: Bethany Bennick
- GPEC Senior Vice President of Marketing, Communications named in Phoenix Business Journal’s 40 under 40
- Meet Emailage: Chandler-based, award-winning tech company
- Invest in success: 3 Reasons why financial services and insurance companies thrive in Greater Phoenix