Category: Blog – CEO

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

Supporting universities and moving our economy forward

In Arizona, and in Phoenix especially, one of our strongest community assets is our university system. With three dynamic public...

01/22/2018

GPCC is THE voice of business

On Monday, the Arizona legislature commenced with the Second Regular Session of the 53rd Legislature and Governor Doug Ducey provided...

01/10/2018