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Caliber and United Cities North America partner to...

December 21, 2021

United Cities selects Greater Phoenix for North American headquarters SCOTTSDALE (December 21, 2021) – Caliber, (CaliberCos Inc.), a vertically-integrated alternative asset manager and fund sponsor based in Scottsdale, AZ and United Cities North America (UCNA), creates and builds sustainable and net zero (smart) cities and communities, are pleased to announce that UCNA has selected Scottsdale to […]

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Convening the Community Part 2: The Economic Imperatives

10 areas of focus for Greater Phoenix’s next stage of growth As Greater Phoenix continues to grow, we must be strategic about how that growth occurs. Growth for growth’s sake is not going to lead to an equitable economy. By deploying intentional strategies and developing innovative collaborations, the market will maintain the current trajectory and become […]

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GPEC chosen as finalist in EDA’s Build Back Better...

December 14, 2021

Advancing to Phase 2, competing for up to $100M to scale Greater Phoenix’s economy   The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) was selected by the Economic Development Administration (EDA) as a finalist in the $1B Build Back Better Regional Challenge and awarded a grant of $500,000 in Phase 1, to support the development of the Phase […]

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Bizerba USA expands operations and capacities with...

December 13, 2021

Global manufacturing company of weighing and labeling solutions expands to Greater Phoenix, creating 40+ industrial jobs Joppa, MD (December 13, 2021) – Bizerba USA, Inc. has announced the spring opening of a new plant in Avondale, AZ, that will manufacture labels and produce key equipment for Industrial and Retail weighing and labeling solutions. Located at […]

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Stryker leases new manufacturing facility in Chandler

December 6, 2021

New facility expands presence of company’s Sustainability Solutions business in the area CHANDLER (December 6, 2021) — Stryker, one of the world’s leading medical technology companies, has leased a new 104,000 sq. ft. manufacturing building in Chandler. The new facility is a significant expansion of its existing Sustainability Solutions operations within the region. Production at […]

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Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announces new aircraft service...

November 9, 2021

MESA (November 9, 2021) — Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, a world leader in business jet aircraft manufacturing and maintenance, has announced they will construct a new 225,000 square foot maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) facility at the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (Gateway Airport, Airport). “Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is an ideal location for Gulfstream’s newest MRO facility,” said […]

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Harnham announces further international expansion with...

November 3, 2021

Leading global Data & Analytics recruiter hiring up to 50 new team members as demand for Data & Analytics talent grows TEMPE (November 3, 2021) – Harnham, the global leader in Data & Analytics recruitment, based across the U.K., E.U. and U.S., has announced its latest expansion with a new office in Tempe, Ariz. to meet […]

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Expedient opens new Phoenix data center extending the...

November 2, 2021

PHOENIX (November 2, 2021) — Looking to continue expanding and extending access to its portfolio of universal multi-cloud services, Expedient today announced the opening of a new cloud data center in Phoenix, Arizona to better serve increasing client demand in the western United States. Expedient will offer its hallmark best-in-class suite of curated tech stack […]

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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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