GPEC Annual Event 2017
On October 5, 2017, 550+ business and community leaders gathered at The Croft Downtown to celebrate the successes of fiscal year 2017. During the event, GPEC honored leaders in the community who have played an integral role in championing economic development activities in Greater Phoenix. The 2017 award recipients are: Grand Canyon University, Intel, #yesphx, […]View Post »
5 ways to be cyber secure at work
The Internet of Things is growing all across the world, especially here in Greater Phoenix. With an increasing dependency on the internet, it is important to use caution while online. Businesses are experiencing drastic financial loss when cybersecurity attacks occur. For instance, the Ponemon Institute reported that in the United States the cost of cyber […]View Post »
Greater Phoenix schools of excellence
Greater Phoenix is home to globally recognized schools of excellence. Whether you’re passionate about fitness training or fighting cyber crime, you can become at the peak of your game here in the region. Here is a small sample training institutions that have chosen to call Greater Phoenix home. EXOS: Founded in 1999, EXOS is a […]View Post »
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 […]View Post »
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 […]View Post »
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 […]View Post »
East Valley Institute of Technology to offer cyber-security...
East Valley Institute of Technology, a local technology institute for high school students, including those residing in Apache Junction, has joined with Tempe-based University of Advancing Technology to offer a high school cyber-security program. EVIT students who successfully complete the program will earn 12 college credits toward UAT’s network security program. “There’s a huge […]View Post »
Wearables: Research and development
Research and development efforts supporting the wearables sector in Greater Phoenix are growing and producing cutting-edge technology. Here is a sample of some of these innovators: iProjects Is a collaborative effort between the region’s universities and industries. The iProjects program connects teams of students to an outside organization to solve real-world business challenges. Students gain […]View Post » « Previous 1 … 31 32 33