Category: Blog – CEO

Leading like a lady: Sen. Carolyn Allen mixed charm, grace and tenacity

Sen. Allen was known for advocacy and her Southern, ladylike demeanor. We remember her determined, personal approach to public policy.

Comprehensive immigration reform – the business case

In his latest blog, GPCC President and CEO Todd Sanders highlights the economical, common-sense case for comprehensive immigration reform.

Sunny side up: Getting through an Arizona summer Chamber-style

GPCC President & CEO Todd Sanders discusses the Chamber's new website, new CRM database system and upcoming summer events.

Finding innovation in health care & bioscience is easy – just look in AZ

GPCC CEO Todd Sanders praises health care collaboration and leveraging assets to strengthen competitiveness.

Transit industry conference to highlight Arizona’s light rail successes

Valley Metro's light rail system is a resounding success as a transportation option and as an economic driver.

Phoenix’s presidential export award highlights growth, opportunities for business

Growing international exports is a critical aspect to Arizona's continued economic success.

05/31/2016

Businesses have several measures to be excited about from 2016 legislative session

After 117 days, lawmakers concluded a legislative session featuring several wins for the business community and economy overall.

05/17/2016

Buyer beware: 2016 Arizona ballot initiatives

Shortly after graduating from Northern Arizona University with a freshly minted political science degree, it was my turn to navigate...

04/25/2016

When discussing Greater Phoenix, always lead with strengths

Houston’s Texas Medical Center (TMC) complex commands attention. The cluster of glass-clad high rises housing the region’s top health care...

04/20/2016

Texas Medical Center shows why competitors should collaborate

Fostering collaboration between leaders, organizations and businesses is a key driving force in our Phoenix Forward economic development initiative, which...

03/29/2016