Category: Articles

Read the latest member-driven content that provides great tips and industry insights, as well as Chamber-related articles and ICYMI event recaps.

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Business advocate and visionary leader: Tempe Chamber CEO Anne Gill

Gill discusses economic development, the Tempe Chamber’s legislative agenda and her vision for the organization.

02/13/2017
Intel Corporation on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2017, announced plans to invest more than $7 billion to complete Fab 42. On completion, Fab 42 in Chandler, Ariz., is expected to be the most advanced semiconductor factory in the world. (Credit: Intel Corporation)
Jodi Low, founder & CEO of U & Improved leadership development company, conducts her Empowerment Series workshop "Having It All" on Feb. 2, 2017. (Photo by Josh Coddington/GPCC)

U & Improved: Become the champion your life deserves

U & Improved founder & CEO Jodi Low's coaching stresses living and leading “with heart and head in alignment.”

02/03/2017
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ATHENA Young Professional Award finalists talk taking risks to achieve success

ATHENA Young Professional Award finalists discuss finding success and responding to adversity.

02/02/2017
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GPCC supports Gov. Doug Ducey’s executive budget proposal

The Chamber supports Gov. Doug Ducey's proposed education budget which provides more than $114 million to Arizona's K-12 school systems.

02/02/2017
Republican Arizona Senate Majority Leader Kimberly Yee outlines the Senate GOP 2017 Majority Plan during a Jan. 27 presentation to the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce Public Affairs Committee. (Photo by Josh Coddington/GPCC)

Senate Republicans’ 2017 focus on economic growth, balanced budget, bolstering education

Republican Arizona Senate Majority Leader Kimberly Yee shared her plan with the Chamber's Public Affairs Committee.

02/01/2017
Chancellor Maria Harper-Marinick of Maricopa County Community College District and ASU President Michael Crow discussed the economy and education during Valley Voices presents The Intersection of Higher Education and the Economy on Jan. 24. (Photo by Ashley McKnightGPCC)

Arizona educational leaders link higher education, economy during Chamber event

ASU President Michael Crow and MCCCD Chancellor Maria Harper-Marinick linked higher education to a successful economy.

01/27/2017
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Rep. Heather Carter discusses education, health care, workforce development

She understands how a vibrant business environment, education and health care system make a positive impact.

01/24/2017
Arizona House Speaker J.D. Mesnard welcomes attendees to the Greater Phoenix Chamber's 2017 Legislative Kick-off event at the Phoenix Art Museum. (Photo by Ashley McKnight/GPCC)

Business and political leaders share 2017 priorities during GPCC Legislative Kick-off

More than 400 political, business and community leaders celebrated the start of the 2017 session.

01/19/2017
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Workforce talent pipeline, education funding top Phoenix Chamber’s priorities

Our priorities include growing Arizona’s workforce talent pipeline, education and reforming the initiative process.

01/13/2017