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Where complex businesses check all the location boxes
By Mark Arend Jerre Stead, executive chairman and CEO of Clarivate Analytics, makes the case for the Greater Phoenix region being the best location for advanced business services like his: “We were looking for locations that allow us access to a wide talent pool, coupled with affordable living, flexible language skills and easy travel,” Stead […]View Post »
Regional Report: Investment Perspectives
A GPEC Virtual Series The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) hosted the latest installment of its virtual series, ‘Regional Report,’ and assembled an esteemed panel of leading investors to provide perspective about how the pandemic has impacted their investment decisions. The hour-long discussion was moderated by Eric Sperling, managing director of The Social Television Network, […]View Post »
What makes Greater Phoenix so great: Aly Halbakken
What is your first and last name? Aly Halbakken How old are you? 22 What city do you currently reside in? Tempe How long have you lived in Greater Phoenix? 4 years Where are you originally from and why’d you decide to move to Arizona? I am originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota. I decided to move […]View Post »
What makes Greater Phoenix so great: Angela Bratt
What is your first and last name? Angela Bratt How old are you? 21 What city do you currently reside in? Phoenix How long have you lived in Greater Phoenix? About four years Where are you originally from and why’d you decide to move to Arizona? Michigan. I moved out to Arizona to attend college […]View Post »
Invest in success: 3 reasons why financial services...
Greater Phoenix is home to a dynamic and growing finance and insurance cluster. In fact, it is the sixth largest in the nation. Many of the leading financial services and insurance firms employ hundreds to thousands of individuals in our region including American Express, Charles Schwab, State Farm Insurance, Aetna, and more. Here are the top three reasons why financial services and insurance companies, like the ones […]View Post »
3 Reasons why international companies thrive in Greater...
How do international companies scale and access a new customer base? A great strategy many companies have found success with is expanding their operations abroad. Companies like Kudelski Security and Acronis are two examples of businesses that have expanded to Greater Phoenix, United States and found success. This region presents incredible opportunities for international companies looking […]View Post »
Top 3 takeaways from GPEC’s ambassador asset tour:...
From the Innovation Lab, Engineering Shop to the Learning Lounge, more than 40 GPEC Ambassadors embarked on a campus tour at Grand Canyon University (GCU) in Phoenix, AZ. GCU President, Brian Mueller, gave a warm welcome to the Ambassadors and provided a brief overview of the university’s economic impact to the Greater Phoenix region and […]View Post »