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.

Networking-savvy VYPs share tips on getting the most out of a mixer

Get involved in your community, find mentors and make career-enhancing connections


Day at the City: Building foundations with Public Officials

It isn’t just about voting and it certainly isn’t just about shaking politicians’ hands. Day at the City, a program...


Entrepreneurs’ Day 2015 – Keys to finding success despite the struggles

Entrepreneurs are universally acknowledged as so valuable to an area’s economy that there was a push in 2013 to get...


Rep. Heather Carter urges Arizonans to keep health care sector top of mind

Rep. Heather Carter espouses three intertwined ideas regularly: the importance of health care for Arizona’s economy, the need for a...



Congratulations to our 2015 ATHENA Award Recipients! Congratulations to our 2015 ATHENA Award Recipients (L-R): Melissa Sanderson, Vice President of...


Health care Q&A: Dean of U of A’s College of Medicine on Arizona’s thriving industry

Dr. Stuart Flynn, dean of the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, is a recognized leader in the health care...


Cancer advancements contribute to Arizona’s robust health care sector

From an economic-development standpoint, Arizona’s health care sector has all the right ingredients: high-wage jobs, a highly educated workforce and...


2015 ATHENA Award Finalist: Jessica Hipskind, University of Phoenix

Jessica Hipskind, student care manager at the University of Phoenix, is a finalist for the 2015 ATHENA Award in the Young...


2015 ATHENA Award Finalist: Leah Fregulia, Arizona School for the Arts

Leah Fregulia, CEO of the Arizona School for the Arts, is a finalist for the 2015 ATHENA Award in the Public Sector....


Arizona Manufacturer’s Month spotlights vital economic activity

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has declared October 2015 the third annual Arizona Manufacturer’s Month, to recognize the state’s 4,500 manufacturers...