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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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GPEC statement on proposed flat state income tax

May 26, 2021

Over the last several years, Greater Phoenix has been a top market in the United States for Gross Domestic Product, personal income and quality job growth. We stand in full support of our community partners across the region to ensure they have the requisite funding to continue propelling Greater Phoenix into an innovation-centered economy. The […]

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ElectraMeccanica celebrates official groundbreaking...

May 12, 2021

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (May 12, 2021) – ElectraMeccanica Vehicles Corp. (NASDAQ: SOLO) (“ElectraMeccanica” or the “Company”), a designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles, commemorated the start of construction for its new U.S. Assembly and Engineering Technical Center with a groundbreaking ceremony held yesterday in Mesa, AZ.  In attendance were more than 50 invited guests, Company Board Members and […]

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HelloFresh expands West Coast production and distribution...

May 6, 2021

440,000 Square-foot facility will become HelloFresh’s largest U.S. distribution center, providing up to 1,200 new jobs for local community NEW YORK (May 6, 2021) – HelloFresh, America’s leading meal kit company, announced today plans to open a new distribution center in Phoenix, Arizona. The nearly 440,000 square-foot facility located at 1850 South 71st Avenue will […]

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LiveRamp selects Greater Phoenix for U.S. office expansion

May 4, 2021

Brings over 100 full-time tech job opportunities and comprehensive benefits PHOENIX (May 4, 2021) — LiveRamp® (NYSE: RAMP), the leading data connectivity platform, today announced plans to open a new office in Greater Phoenix. Recently awarded by Fortune as one of the Best Workplaces in Technology™ 2021, LiveRamp will build a permanent new workplace for […]

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Bonelli Doors + Windows relocates manufacturing headquarters...

April 27, 2021

Facility to create new jobs bringing growth and opportunity MESA (April 27, 2021) – Bonelli Doors + Windows has officially relocated its manufacturing headquarters to Mesa, Ariz. The leading aluminum door and window designer and manufacturer has created 35 new jobs with active recruiting to hire at its new 50,000 square foot facility at Landing […]

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Downtown Tempe office building reflecting bright sky and clouds

Moov Technologies’ HQ shift to Greater Phoenix was...

As Moov Technologies doubled down on Greater Phoenix during the pandemic, it was natural for tech company to move its headquarters from San Francisco to Tempe.

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Mechanical Keyboards announces first major expansion...

April 26, 2021

CHANDLER (April 26, 2021) – Tennessee-based Mechanical Keyboards, LLC, one of the largest providers of mechanical keyboards in the world, recently acquired a 74,000-square-foot flex industrial building in West Chandler’s thriving employment corridor. Approximately 40 employees will work at the facility located at 7300 W. Boston St., and will hold roles ranging from logistics, administration, customer […]

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