Month: June 2017

Arizona: Thriving innovation, embracing new business models

Innovation and tech companies are increasingly choosing to expand into Arizona, which embraces new business models.

06/29/2017

Buffalo health care benchmarking trip provides road map for Greater Phoenix region

GPCC took a delegation of 21 business and political leaders to Buffalo, N.Y. to learn about the innovation and collaboration...

06/27/2017

Milestone 2,000th BRE visit for partners in the Phoenix Forward initiative

We travel the Valley reaching out directly to business owners, listening to their challenges and future plans and connecting them...

06/26/2017

Big changes coming for Arizona workers, in terms of sick time at work

Mike Huckins discusses the Chamber's opposition to the Prop. 206 mandate requiring all Arizona employers provide all employees paid sick...

06/22/2017

New Valley CEOs discuss workforce, health care industry evolution

The three CEOs agreed that strengthening and evolving Arizona’s health care system requires collaboration.

06/22/2017

Pro tips for Arizona employers to provide paid sick leave

Here are the top ten things businesses need to know to comply with Prop. 206: The Fair Wages and Healthy...

06/21/2017

Summer heat safety tips for Valley residents and workers

Excessive heat warnings have been issued in Phoenix as summer comes to full swing and temperatures reach scorching highs. It’s...

06/20/2017

Teamwork is key to building a winning culture in economic development

It’s imperative to create strong coalitions with other job attraction partners and work collaboratively to help ensure a bright future...

06/20/2017

Greater Phoenix Chamber announces endorsements for 2017 Phoenix City Council election

The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee (PAC) is endorsing Jim Waring and Sal DiCiccio.

06/19/2017

2 years of Phoenix Forward: 2,000 business visits, 5 workforce collaboratives, 1 region

Not only are we enhancing the traditional route to growing the economy, but we have built and uncovered several additional...