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Technology-driven Medicare advisor, Chapter, announces...

October 19, 2021

Company to hire up to 50 team members to accelerate growth maximizing Greater Phoenix’s robust talent pool NEW YORK (October 19, 2021) –  Chapter, the leading technology-driven Medicare Advisor that aligns incentives in Medicare plan selection and guides beneficiaries through the enrollment and renewal process, will open a new office in Phoenix creating 50 new […]

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 State of Black Arizona releases Volume V report urging...

October 15, 2021

The trailblazing report outlines statistics focused on the accessibility of resources and top issues of concern, such as educational attainment, living-wage jobs, and housing affordability PHOENIX (October 7, 2021) — The State of Black Arizona (SBAZ) today has released its Volume V report to provide a holistic view of economics, healthcare, and employment among the […]

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KeHE Distributors continues expansion by opening doors...

October 7, 2021

Naperville, IL – October 7, 2021 – KeHE Distributors® (KeHE®), one of the largest and most respected grocery and natural distributors in North America, will unveil its 16th distribution center this October in Goodyear, Arizona. The new center will support more than 270 jobs in the Greater Phoenix area. KeHE has experienced rapid growth in recent years resulting […]

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IEDC Names Greater Phoenix Economic Council The Top...

October 5, 2021

International Economic Development Council awards GPEC EDO of the Year for innovation and impact, representing the best of economic development and leadership PHOENIX (Oct. 5, 2021) – Today, the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) was named the top economic development organization globally (population 500k+) by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC). GPEC President & CEO, […]

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Helix Electric selects Goodyear for first manufacturing...

September 23, 2021

The energy-efficient building component facility will increase production capabilities, creating more than 100 jobs GOODYEAR, AZ (September 23, 2021) — Helix Electric, one of the largest electrical contracting companies in the nation announced today its first manufacturing facility in Arizona will be in the city of Goodyear. The 112,000-square-foot facility will be used to manufacture […]

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Ambassador Event: International Insights

October 20, 2021

9 – 10 a.m. Join us for the next GPEC Ambassador event to learn more about FDI activity, international business attraction and federal systems, international flight connectivity, and more. The Zoom meeting details and a calendar attachment will be available in the confirmation email.  Please note, there will be no in-person meeting. This event is by invitation-only to […]

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GPEC Next Meeting: October FY22

October 21, 2021

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

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Regional Report: Semiconductors

October 28, 2021

11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. Join us for the next installment of Regional Report: A GPEC Virtual Series, where we explore industries that influence the economic and social infrastructure of Greater Phoenix. This webcast will feature semiconductor experts who will discuss the future trajectory of the industry and opportunities in this space. Data tied to […]

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Executive Committee Meeting: November 2021

November 3, 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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Economic Development Directors Team Meeting: Nov. FY22

November 10, 2021

1:30 – 3 p.m. Please RSVP via email invite.

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