Greater Phoenix at Hannover Messe 2022

Invest in a Southwestern U.S. market rich with innovation

Greater Phoenix stands above other U.S. markets by offering competitive operating costs, a talented workforce and prompt access to global supply chains, making it one of the top U.S. cities for international companies to do business in. Greater Phoenix cultivates a pioneering spirit of innovation and a welcoming attitude toward people and business.

Team at Hannover Messe 2022

Thomas Maynard

Greater Phoenix Economic Council

Senior Vice President, Business

602.262.8625 //

Casey Gilchrist

Greater Phoenix Economic Council

Senior Director, International Business Development

602.262.8604 //

Kelly Sandin

Arizona State University

Assistant Director, Economic Development and Innovation Zones

480.884.1617 //

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We Can Help You Navigate U.S. Entry

At the Greater Phoenix Economic Council, we provide complimentary, confidential, expert support to companies who are interested in evaluating the Greater Phoenix market for their business expansion plans.

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 U.S. Entry Roadmap

The Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Toolkit is created for international business executives, as a roadmap for US expansion and relocation.

Site Selection Assistance

We can aggregate a list of value-based assets, unique buildings and shovel-ready sites ensuring your company is in the ideal location for your operation to thrive.

Labor Cost & Availability

We can calculate current wage rates, labor force and skill levels based on occupation and industry and analyze labor force availability data.

Greater Phoenix: By the Numbers


Foreign-owned firms in Greater Phoenix

Source: MAG 2019 FDI Employer Database


People employed in Greater Phoenix by foreign-owned companies

Source: MAG 2019 FDI Employer Database


International locations with nonstop flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport


Industry Innovation Clusters

Greater Phoenix is a young, rapidly growing tech hub — it’s affordable, unsaturated and driven by innovation.

Here are some of the top players in the market:

Meet with our team at Hannover Messe 2022 to learn how we can help jump-start your global growth plans.


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