Greater Phoenix: Where businesses are supported

The Greater Phoenix Economic Council’s mission is to attract and grow quality businesses and advocate for Greater Phoenix’s competitiveness. A public-private partnership representing Maricopa County, 22 communities throughout the region and private investors, GPEC has been serving the region since 1989.

A globally ranked economic development organization, GPEC’s business development team provides confidential, expert support to companies as they plan their expansion and relocation strategies, including labor and economic impact data and analytics, streamlined real estate searches, and connectivity to decision makers. Put simply, we support businesses expanding or relocating to Greater Phoenix.

Expert business development professionals

Chris Zaharis, Board of Directors

“GPEC has a long history of top-notch talent supported by a strong and unique public/private partnership that has been a model for other communities throughout the country.”

Chris Zaharis, Executive Vice President, Empire Southwest