Category: Blog – CEO

Breaking the mold, transforming our community

Margret Mead famously said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it...

06/14/2018

What businesses need in our city leaders to move Phoenix forward

Last week Mayor Greg Stanton formerly announced his resignation from his role as Mayor of the City of Phoenix. As...

05/31/2018

Inspiring valley businesses lead Phoenix forward

This week the Greater Phoenix Chamber is recognizing eight Valley businesses for the work that they do in our community....

05/21/2018

Legislative session ends, but the work continues

At the beginning of this legislative session, I  talked about the important role the Greater Phoenix Chamber plays as the...

05/08/2018

20X2020 proposal long overdue plan that will move Arizona forward

Two weeks ago, Governor Doug Ducey announced his 20X2020 plan to provide Arizona’s teachers a 20% raise by 2020. On...

04/24/2018

Working together to build a more collaborative, active community

Over the past year and a half, the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce has had the great opportunity to partner...

04/10/2018

It’s time to fund the education system we want to grow our economy

Yesterday, the Arizona Legislature passed a measure to codify additional funding for Arizona’s education system. Proposition 301 (Prop 301) passed...

03/23/2018

Phoenix Means Business

Exactly one week ago, the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) hosted Mayor Greg Stanton for his final State of...

03/13/2018

Women mean business

Nearly half of all workers in the United States are women. Nearly 10 million businesses which collectively contribute $1.4 trillion...

03/01/2018

Becoming a destination for employers

Tomorrow, Arizona will celebrate 115 years of statehood.  We’ve come a long way since our pioneer days. With grit and...

02/12/2018