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Exro announces U.S. headquarters in Mesa, Arizona and...

July 27, 2021

Exro Technologies announces U.S. headquarters in Mesa, Ariz. to further develop next generation power electronics for electric motors and batteries that can help to accelerate e-mobility and battery energy storage adoption. Exro joins the Greater Phoenix region’s booming e-mobility ecosystem, which includes electric vehicle manufacturing facilities, suppliers, and a competitive talent pipeline. Exro is welcomed […]

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Anuncia, Inc. selects Scottsdale, Ariz. for new HQ...

June 30, 2021

Move provides emerging leader in innovation with opportunity to scale and access R&D, Bioscience & Healthcare ecosystem talent LOWELL, Mass., (June 30, 2021) – Anuncia Inc., a therapeutic medical device company and an emerging leader in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) management innovation, announced today it is moving its headquarters to Scottsdale, Ariz. and will operate at […]

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Silicon Valley based startup, OnePointOne invests in...

June 22, 2021

Project creates 70+ high-wage jobs with farms using 99% less land and water minimizing environmental impact Today, AgTech startup, OnePointOne, announced the expansion of its corporate and vertical farming production facilities to Avondale, Ariz. The 50,000 square-foot facility in the Avondale 107th Industrial Park will be home to OnePointOne’s latest indoor vertical farm. The technologically […]

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Guidepoint establishes new West Coast hub in Greater...

June 17, 2021

Company will leverage region’s diverse talent pool to meet accelerated growth NEW YORK (June 17, 2021) – Guidepoint, a leading global expert network, today announced plans to expand its West Coast operations with a new strategic office in the Greater Phoenix area. Beginning immediately, Guidepoint is hiring a number of full-time recruitment and client service […]

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Thinkzilla expands to Scottsdale, Ariz. to support...

June 16, 2021

Greater Phoenix continuing to lead in DE&I with public-private collaboration moving region forward SCOTTSDALE (June 16, 2021) – Thinkzilla, a culturally aware brand engagement firm based in Atlanta, today announces plans to open a new office in Scottsdale, Ariz. where it will hire 25 employees in the first six months. The female and minority-owned company selected […]

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Economic Development Directors Team Retreat

August 11, 2021

1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Virtual Event Please RSVP via email invite.

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Community Building Consortium Meeting: August FY22

August 11, 2021

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Please RSVP via email invite.

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Innovation Spotlight: Healthcare Startups – Presented...

August 12, 2021

9 – 10:30 a.m. Please join GPEC’s Healthcare Innovation Council (HIC) to hear from five healthcare startup founders who will present their innovative solutions to save and improve lives. From digital health to SaaS solutions, these unique approaches to addressing healthcare challenges are inspiring the future of the industry. Moderated by Allison Otu, Executive Director, […]

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GPEC Next Meeting: August FY22

August 19, 2021

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Please RSVP via email invite.

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Executive Committee Meeting: September 2021

September 1, 2021

9 – 10:30 a.m. Will be held over Zoom and at GPEC’s office location: 2 Central Avenue, Suite 2500, Phoenix, AZ, 85004. Please RSVP via email invite.

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