Economic Development

Through collaborative partnerships and dynamic programs, the Chamber grows the regional economy from within. Existing businesses in the region are responsible for 80% of job growth, hence why the Chamber is focused on business retention and expansion. With an emphasis on economic vitality and regional prosperity, the Chamber acts as a catalyst for business.

The Chamber helps local business grow and thrive by…

  • Emphasizing business retention and expansion by connecting businesses to resources they need.
  • Convening local business leaders to create strategic solutions to business challenges.
  • Attracting and retaining talent in Arizona.

With multiple programs to assist businesses and business leaders, the Chamber is committed to strengthening our economy one business at a time.

Workforce Development

The Foundation serves as a catalyst for partnership, convening six employer-led workforce collaboratives to address the growing skills gap facing our community. Each collaborative focuses on engaging
key stakeholders to champion holistic and scalable workforce solutions for the Greater Phoenix region.

AZ in Focus

The Greater Phoenix Chamber Economic Development Insider Series is a quarterly, invitation-only opportunity for our top-tier members to connect with the highest-level Valley business leaders on topics including the economy, industry expansion, job growth, workforce trends and more!

Find Your PHX

Find Your PHX is an all-inclusive personal integration program to help you navigate your way around the Greater Phoenix region. With a qualified team of regional experts, the Chamber can help your new executive or leader discover the beauty that surrounds the city and the energy that propelled Phoenix forward, making it one of the fastest growing metropolitan cities in the U.S.

Economic Development Investors

Economic Development Posts

Arizona Slipped from Top 10 in Pentagon Spending, but Defense Economy Still Strong

Greater Phoenix Chamber Releases Q3 Arizona Business Index

Being a Good Neighbor Is Good Business

Arizona Business Index provides barometer of economic health of the region, consumer confidence