Category: Blog – Economic Development

Blog on economic development & Phoenix Forward

Greg Tilque, Senior Economic Development Manager, GPCC

Passion for compassion: Health care heroes in cancer, burn units

Greg Tilque discusses which businesses out of the hundreds he meets with annually, impact him the most.

02/03/2017
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A strong educational system equals a strong economy

Phoenix Forward: The top concern for Arizona business owners is having access to a qualified workforce.

01/13/2017
Greg Tilque, Senior Economic Development Manager, GPCC

Passionate about economic development: Greg Tilque shares insight and experience

Tilque’s dedication and passion are apparent as he discusses how economic development efforts have improved the Valley.

12/14/2016
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Arizona lawmakers look to challenges, opportunities of upcoming session

Arizona lawmakers shared predictions on hot issues for the upcoming legislative session.

12/14/2016
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Deborah Ostreicher shares insight on economic impact, new flights, Terminal 3

Sky Harbor is more than just America’s Friendliest Airport, it's a robust economic hub that’s vital to job creation.

11/29/2016
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Support Small Business Saturday: Shop local on Nov. 26

Small Business Saturday (Nov. 26) encourages shoppers to support their local economy and small business owners.

11/16/2016
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Cybersecurity: Increasing your resiliency; building the talent pipeline

The digital reach of technology touches almost all aspects of daily life, whether we realize it or not.

10/27/2016
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Bioscience: Creating a strong talent pipeline and investing in Arizona’s future

As an industry on the rise, GPCC shares TGen’s passion to creating a bioscience talent pipeline.

10/13/2016
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Arizona is a bioscience state on the rise: Celebrating Bioscience Week Sept. 18-23

Bioscience has changed the way mankind lives and has helped in improving the majority of the population’s general health.

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Why chambers of commerce should focus on economic development

Economic development is woven into the fabric of the work that chambers of commerce do, day in and day out.