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Check out the latest blogs from the Greater Phoenix Chamber CEO, economic development and public affairs teams.

Health care economy heats up in 2018!

For decades, health care has been a driving force for Greater Phoenix job growth, and in recent years the region...

07/25/2018

The importance of your vote in August

Most voters overlook the Primary Election as unnecessary or unimportant—many people believe that only the General Election really matters. Contrary...

07/23/2018

2016 ATHENA recipient talks career journey and more at PWA

Risk-taking, problem solving and openness to change are all qualities exemplified by Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick, chancellor of the Maricopa Community...

07/13/2018

Coming together to build the economy we need to support tomorrow’s growth

Last month, I watched proudly as the Greater Phoenix Chamber honored three elected officials as our Sentinel Award recipients for...

07/02/2018

Chamber works with industry leaders to close a 10,000 person gap

In Arizona, there are more than 10,000 vacant construction positions. The struggle to find qualified employees has real economic consequences...

06/20/2018

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

Meet the 2018 IMPACT Award recipients driving Phoenix’s economy

Every year, as a core component of the Greater Phoenix Chamber’s IMPACT Awards, the Chamber honors two businesses as Economic...

05/23/2018

Strong economic impact leads to new enhancements at Phoenix Sky Harbor

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, America’s Friendliest Airport® and the largest economic engine in the state of Arizona, has a...

05/23/2018

Meet the 2018 Sentinel Award Recipients

The Greater Phoenix Chamber honors three elected officials as Sentinel Award recipients at the IMPACT Awards. The Sentinel Awards recognize...

05/22/2018