Our Team

Nicole Buratovich, Director, Corporate Development

Nicole Buratovich

Vice President, Investor Strategy & Engagement

602.262.8602 // nburatovich@gpec.org

Nicole Buratovich is the Vice President of Investor Strategy & Engagement for the Greater Phoenix Economic Council. She is responsible for setting the strategy of GPEC’s work with corporate investors across Greater Phoenix, including attracting new investors and engaging existing partners that support our vision to grow the region’s economy in a strategic and equitable manner.

Nicole brings a wealth of experience building corporate/nonprofit relationships at a local, national and international level. Prior to joining GPEC, Nicole worked at Make-A-Wish International managing the global corporate partnerships with companies like Disney, Airbnb, Isagenix, Brooks Brothers and more. She has a passion for crafting and executing strategic partnerships that align corporate interests with mission-centric work.

With dual bachelor degrees in Political Science and French from the University of Arizona, Nicole recently earned her master’s degree in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Ethics and HR from Claremont Lincoln University, graduating summa cum laude. She is a volunteer wish granter for Make-A-Wish Arizona and serves on ASU’s Career and Professional Development Services Advisory Board helping to connect industry with emerging talent. As a Phoenix native, Nicole enjoys spending her time cooking, practicing yoga, reading and hiking as well as exploring the big, beautiful world whenever possible.