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An Appeal to Arizona’s LeadersDecember 29, 2019
Greater success of the higher education system in Arizona is critical for the present and future competitiveness of the state we all call home. With your leadership, our enviable economic growth has enabled incredible advancement of industry and quality of life over the last decade. In large part, these advancements grew out of the success […]View Post »
Front, a Sequoia Capital-backed SF company, expands...December 4, 2019
Front ranked #1 in Fortune and Great Place to Work’s 2019 Best Small Workplaces list PHOENIX, AZ (December 4th, 2019) — Front, the company replacing corporate email with an inbox built for teamwork, will create up to 50 new jobs in Greater Phoenix in 2020, its inaugural year in the region. With offices in San […]View Post »
The Connective launches to build the nation’s largest...November 15, 2019
PHOENIX, Ariz. (November 15, 2019) – At last night’s State of the Smart Region Gala in Phoenix, the Partnership for Economic Innovation, together with the Greater Phoenix Economic Council, Maricopa Association of Governments, Arizona State University and the Institute for Digital Progress, announced the official launch of The Connective, Greater Phoenix’s Smart Region Consortium. Founded […]View Post »
Kenway Consulting opens second office in Scottsdale,...November 12, 2019
CHICAGO, IL (November 12, 2019) – Kenway Consulting announced today that it is expanding its footprint and opening a second office in Scottsdale, AZ. The Chicago-based management and technology consulting firm was founded in 2004, and specializes in the areas of Technology Solution Delivery, Enterprise Program Leadership, and Information Insight. The company’s deep knowledge of […]View Post »
Silicon Valley Bank expands in ArizonaNovember 12, 2019
TEMPE, AZ (November 12, 2019)—Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the bank of the world’s most innovative companies and their investors, today announced its expansion in Arizona. The bank has secured an additional 60,000 square feet of office space in Tempe that it will move into in Q1 2020 and aims to grow its presence by more […]View Post »
Pipeline AZ – Industry Network EventsNovember 6, 2019
Event Dates: November 18 – 21, 2019 Location: GPEC Office, 2 N Central Ave, Suite 2500, Phoenix, AZ 85004 Building the future Arizona talent pipeline is a community effort. This month, Pipeline AZ is hosting educational, networking events for four of the fastest growing industries in the state. Discover how the Pipeline AZ Industry […]View Post »
Greater Phoenix Economic Council refreshes brand on...
We are ecstatic to announce that we refreshed the brand of our economic development organization with a new logo, tagline, colors and tone. For the past decade we have proudly carried our golden logo, however, just like Greater Phoenix, we aren’t the same as we were 10 years ago. As this region has expanded in […]View Post »
General Assembly, the global leader in skills-based...September 19, 2019
GA’s programs will provide workers and businesses in Greater Phoenix with today’s most in-demand technical skills across data science, digital marketing, UX, and more SCOTTSDALE, AZ (September 19, 2019) – Today, global education provider General Assembly (GA) announced its regional expansion into Greater Phoenix to provide individuals and organizations with the digital skills needed to succeed […]View Post »
Fortune 500 retailer CarMax creating more than 400...September 10, 2019
TEMPE, AZ (September 10, 2019) – CarMax, the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, will create 430 new jobs for their new Customer Experience Center opening in Tempe this December. The company is now hiring to fill the open positions at the contact center. Candidates can apply now at CarMaxPhoenix.com. “We’re proud that yet another Fortune […]View Post »
H.E.R.O.S. Inc. relocates its headquarters to Greater...September 4, 2019
The regions competitive talent pool and opportunities drive H.E.R.O.S.’ decision to leave California CHANDLER, AZ (September 4, 2019) – H.E.R.O.S. Inc., an industry leader in repairing and overhauling helicopter engines, is relocating its headquarters from Santa Clarita, Calif. to Chandler, Ariz. The company will occupy nearly 19,000-square-feet of industrial space at 10 Chandler, located at […]View Post »