A Global Cityhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/DispForm.aspx?ID=6A Global City<div class="ExternalClassF10C84CBA5874609BF3A5A6EC863CABB"><div><div><div><div><div><p>Phoenix offers executives a pro-business climate and gateway to global markets, with over 1,400 international firms from 41 countries calling Phoenix home. Our city provides sustainable access to skilled talent and robust industries, empowering companies to optimize operations, seize opportunities, and drive strategic growth in a cost-effective business hub. ​<br></p></div></div></div></div></div></div>1Discover Morehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/why-phoenix/international_blank_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a41https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/Attachments/6/AdobeStock_507705226.jpegHero
Green Growthhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Green Growth<div class="ExternalClass84A3AD5684F8416D96D5D3E49F1E0CCA"><div><p>​Our long-standing plans and polices have created a pathway to address environmental and community concerns in any project ensuring sustainable and responsible economic development growth. Phoenix is committed to growth in green businesses.​​<br></p></div></div>2Start Herehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/why-phoenix/sustainable-development_blank_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a41https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/Attachments/3/AdobeStock_581613112.jpegHero
Pioneering Biosciencehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/DispForm.aspx?ID=7Pioneering Bioscience<div class="ExternalClass447D24CADB26499F94E446B97C632DF1"><p></p><p>We are transforming the landscape of life sciences and the future of Phoenix. Our business approach stems from planning and investment, making our City the place to be for pioneers committed to collaboration and medical  innovation.​<br></p></div>3Start Here/industries/bioscience-healthcare_self_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a41https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/Attachments/7/AdobeStock_451192308.jpgHero
Cutting-Edge Productionhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/DispForm.aspx?ID=8Cutting-Edge Production<div class="ExternalClass5D8C93B5FF9243DAAEE3AB4C4665C7C8"><div><p>Phoenix is ranked 1st in the nation for manufacturing growth and is leading the way in emerging opportunities, improving productivity, and creating conditions for constant growth through a simple process. We work together to get you what you need to move your business to the next level.​<br></p></div></div>4Start Herehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/industries/advanced-manufacturing_blank_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a41https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/Attachments/8/AdobeStock_483004683.jpgHero
Homepage Quotehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/DispForm.aspx?ID=1Homepage Quote<div class="ExternalClass0F84D237D5924A06A7A76AD69694BEE1"><p>In Phoenix, we welcome economic growth from all over the world. We are now a global center for advanced manufacturing. We lead the nation in life sciences hiring, with cures for cancer and breakthroughs in personalized medicine discovered and delivered here. More people choose Phoenix as their new home than any other U.S. city. This is a city of opportunity and we’re primed and ready for your business to succeed here​.<br></p></div>5_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4NoMayor Kate Gallego, City of PhoenixHot
Let TeamPHX Be Your Conciergehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Let TeamPHX Be Your Concierge<div class="ExternalClass1D1C06B8A562492CBA8AE403A2CB4BA0"><p>Business Solutions made easy – contact TeamPHX, your dedicated team of business professionals. Our Concierge Services provide a one-stop solution for navigating City departments, expanding operations, and making community connections. Let us be your guide so that you can concentrate on what matters most – your business growth!<br></p><p><br></p></div>10Discover Morehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/grow-expand/business-resources_blank_blankCoworkers helping each otherGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/Attachments/2/TeamPHXRED.jpgColorblockRightRedBlueBlockRight
Phoenix Bioscience Corehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Phoenix Bioscience Core20https://phoenixbiosciencecore.com/_blankGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4Logoshttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Links/Attachments/3/PBC Logo 2022-Black.jpgCED-LinksLogo
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Phoenix Sister Citieshttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=4Phoenix Sister Cities24https://www.phoenixsistercities.org_blankGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4Logoshttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Links/Attachments/4/PhoenixSisterCities.pngCED-LinksLogo
Film Phoenixhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=6Film Phoenix26/industries/film_blankGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4Logoshttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Links/Attachments/6/50th-FilmPHX Logo-Horizontal-Gray.pngCED-LinksLogo
The Future is Phoenixhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=101The Future is Phoenix28https://www.investinphoenix.com/why-phoenix/the-future-is-phoenix_blankGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Links/Attachments/101/logo-the-future-is-phoenix-black-green.jpgCED-LinksLogo
Phoenix’s Talent Toolkithttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/DispForm.aspx?ID=18Phoenix’s Talent Toolkit<div class="ExternalClassC36519DAA96E4B41B02E6C73E1865AEE"><p>We help companies build competitive teams by leveraging pipelines of upskilled talent, targeted recruiting events, and integrated education partners. Companies can tap Phoenix's workforce ecosystem to secure personnel equipped to sharpen competencies and accelerate strategic priorities.​<br></p></div>30Discover Morehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/workforce_self_selfStaff trainingGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/Attachments/18/TalentGREEN.jpgColorblockLeftGreenBlueBlockLeft
Ranked #1 for Manufacturing Growthhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/DispForm.aspx?ID=509Ranked #1 for Manufacturing Growth<div class="ExternalClassCC9C352ABC0E42ACBFEB8C247D737CAF"><div><div><div class="flex gap-0.5" style="box-sizing:border-box;border-width:0px;border-style:solid;display:flex;"><button class="contents" style="border-width:0px;font-family:inherit;font-size:16px;font-weight:inherit;line-height:inherit;color:inherit;margin:0px;padding:0px;background-color:transparent;background-image:none;cursor:pointer;display:contents;"></button><br>​<p>​<br></p><p>Phoenix ranked first for projected manufacturing job gains by Newmark Group. The report analyzed manufacturing jobs announced, labor pool, and energy costs. Phoenix leads among large metros for manufacturing growth. The Newmark report highlights growth in automotive, biomanufacturing, digitalization, and energy production.<br></p><div><br>​<br></div><p><br></p></div></div></div></div>32See Morehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Documents/Manufacturing-Momentum_Part-Two_January-2024_Secured.pdf_blank_selfPhoenix Industrial GrowthGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/Attachments/509/Phoenix-Industrial1.jpgImageRightBlockRight
Accelerate Your Businesshttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/DispForm.aspx?ID=378Accelerate Your Business<div class="ExternalClass94672768CFBC40D19BC1DBCF74DBF456"><p></p><p>Tap into robust resources that will allow you to sharpen operations and grow strategically. Our regional support includes financing vehicles, facility modernization incentives, workforce services, and so much more. Phoenix empowers executives with the solutions to optimize ventures now and into the future so decision-makers can propel their organization's advancement.​<br></p></div>35Learn Morehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/grow-expand/state-local-programs_self_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a4https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/DynamicPageSections/Attachments/378/AccelerateBiz.jpgImageLeftBlockLeft
TSMC Invests $40B in Phoenixhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/DispForm.aspx?ID=22TSMC Invests $40B in Phoenix<div class="ExternalClass18DC4BC48F3E481FB56E892E44C37067"><p>​TSMC's new chip fabrication plant in north Phoenix is the largest foreign direct investment in Arizona's history.<br></p></div>50See Phase One/why-phoenix/success-stories/tsmc_self_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a42https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/Attachments/22/TSMC-BottomHero1.jpegHero
PetSmarthttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/DispForm.aspx?ID=23PetSmart<div class="ExternalClassF3AE658D1F784129863B26CB755514C9"><p>​PetSmart has revolutionized the pet supply industry. With pet companionship growing, PetSmart sees the valley as pivotal to it's continued growth.<br></p></div>51Start Here/why-phoenix/success-stories/petsmart_self_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a42https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/Attachments/23/PetSmartBanner.jpgHero
ASMhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/DispForm.aspx?ID=24ASM<div class="ExternalClass38C79657E0354933A60A6B294A05C418"><p>​Phoenix is growing as a semiconductor hub. ASM is one of many companies that continue to thrive in Phoenix with access to the industry's continued growth and innovation.<br></p></div>52Discover More/why-phoenix/success-stories/asm_self_selfGP0|#41a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da;L0|#041a9ade5-c6dd-4fde-b0e5-5e7e8ca254da|Home Page;GTSet|#a34b90d3-8600-496b-a17d-9e6a6a91b4a42https://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/Hero/Attachments/24/ASM2.jpgHero

 

 

National Institute for Innovation and Technology Hosts Arizona Semiconductor Panel Discussion, Awards City of Phoenix for Semiconductor Workforce Development Effortshttps://www.investinphoenix.com/news/20National Institute for Innovation and Technology Hosts Arizona Semiconductor Panel Discussion, Awards City of Phoenix for Semiconductor Workforce Development Efforts<div class="ExternalClass060000C98F3F4DDBB98DBB3B92080F59"><p>​Today the <a href="https://www.niit.org/">National Institute for Innovation and Technology</a>—the nation's leader in the semiconductor talent pipeline development and U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) national Intermediary responsible for establishing and expanding Registered Apprenticeships (RAs) throughout semiconductor and nanotechnology-related industry supply chains—awarded the City of Phoenix for their work in semiconductor manufacturing talent pipeline development.<br></p><p>Presented during the "Arizona's Semiconductor Surge: Building Talent and Capitalizing on Opportunities" live panel discussion in Phoenix, the Institute highlighted the work the city has done to become the first municipality in the nation to serve as a Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP) group sponsor for the semiconductor industry.  <a href="https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2024/01/25/fact-sheet-biden-harris-administration-holds-workforce-hub-convening-in-phoenix-announces-commitments-to-support-talent-pipelines-into-good-jobs-in-semiconductor-manufacturing/">On January 11, 2024</a>, the City of Phoenix and TSMC announced the first semiconductor RAP in the state of Arizona.</p><p>The panel discussion featuring industry experts from TSMC Arizona and NXP Semiconductors, workforce training experts from Maricopa County Community College, and a semiconductor supply chain expert delved into the challenges and solutions surrounding workforce readiness in the semiconductor sector. The public private partnership, efforts to establish RAPs, and the value of providing related “learn and earn" opportunities for both individuals and employers were central to the conversation.</p><p>Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego, upon receiving the award, expressed, "This recognition further cements Phoenix as a leader in workforce readiness dedicated to meeting the demands of a booming local semiconductor industry. As we pioneer this apprenticeship with TSMC Arizona, we are laying down the foundation for a thriving economy powered by skilled semiconductor professionals."</p><p>The City of Phoenix, Maricopa County Community Colleges, and the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES) Apprenticeship Office, along with the Institute, worked together to identify the industry needs and align the program goals to develop the framework for the apprenticeship program. The Phoenix Business Workforce Development Board is the first Board in the state to be a sponsor a registered apprenticeship program.</p><p>“We have seen time and time again the importance of developing our local talent into our future workforce. The advanced manufacturing apprentice program is just one of the many ways our tremendous team works together at all levels to engage with adult learners and provide resources and opportunities for them to excel in advanced manufacturing careers," said Phoenix Community and Economic Development Director Christine Mackay.</p><p>“Registered Apprenticeships are an avenue for us as a city and beyond, to expand opportunities for individuals in high-growth, quality careers. We are grateful to have the Institute and TSMC Arizona working together with us to make this program a reality," said LaSetta Hogans, Deputy Economic Development Director for the City of Phoenix.</p><p>Mike Russo, President and CEO of NIIT, emphasized the importance of the work the City of Phoenix and all involved in the collaboration, stating, "It has been a pleasure working with all of those involved in establishing the state's first semiconductor Registered Apprenticeship Program. The collaborative effort by this team was in full display today where the conversations were not just about filling jobs. They were about building a sustainable, scalable model to provide greater opportunities for individuals to help secure America's technological future.<br></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p><strong>​​Media Contact:</strong><br>Athena Sanchez, Interim Communications Manager<br><a href="mailto:athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov/">athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov/</a> +1 602 621 0507​​​<br></p></div>City of Phoenix staff and Mayor Kate Gallego showcasing trophy from National Institute for Innovation and Technologyhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/News/Attachments/20/AZAccelerator2024.jpg2/26/2024 3:54:33 PM
Phoenix Announces Financial Assistance Program to Address Vacant Storefronts and Improve Public Infrastructurehttps://www.investinphoenix.com/news/19Phoenix Announces Financial Assistance Program to Address Vacant Storefronts and Improve Public Infrastructure<div class="ExternalClassFDAF6DB9EAB2409891AA2974A8310DFD"><p>​The City of Phoenix provides financial grant assistance to retail and commercial properties to improve public infrastructure to support the recovery and occupancy of vacant retail properties. The Vacant Storefront Improvement Assistance Program provides struggling retail building owners the opportunity to remain competitive while revitalizing and beautifying the surrounding area. Buildings that qualify are those public infrastructure improvements that delay or prevent the development and occupancy of an existing building and overall site.<br></p><p>Examples of potential public infrastructure improvements include:</p><p></p><ul><li><p>Sidewalk/street installation and/or repairs</p></li><li><p>Street/traffic lights</p></li><li><p>Place making signage</p></li><li><p>Landscape enhancements/improvements in the right-of-way</p></li><li><p>Median installation</p></li><li><p>Bus shelter enhancements/improvements</p></li><li><p>Water/sewer line installation and/or extension</p></li><li><p>Public art installation</p></li></ul><p>Building owners may apply for up to $250,000 of financial assistance. The program is funded through the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Fund program (SLFRF) as authorized by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA). Funds must be completely spent by December 31, 2024. </p><p></p><p>To see the full list of requirements, visit <a href="/grow-expand/state-local-programs/vacant-storefront">investinphoenix.com/vacant-storefront​</a></p><p>Applications may be submitted by email to <a href="mailto:vacantstorefront@phoenix.gov">vacantstorefront@phoenix.gov</a>. </p><p><br><strong>Media Contact: </strong></p><p>Athena Sanchez, Interim Communications Manager</p><p><a href="mailto:athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov/">athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov</a></p><p>Call/text: 602-621-0507</p><p><strong>Program Contacts:</strong></p><p>Karla Scott, Program Manager<br>Call: 602-534-7511 </p><p>Abby Garcia, Project Manager <br>Call: 602-261-8013 <br></p></div>vacant commercial buildinghttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/News/Attachments/19/AdobeStock_215923431.jpg2/8/2024 10:27:17 PM
Phoenix Named "Invest in America" Talent Hubhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/news/18Phoenix Named "Invest in America" Talent Hub<div class="ExternalClassA46FEA511F694543903CCF1DDF8C7670"><p>The City of Phoenix celebrated The White House designation of Phoenix as one of five “<a href="https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2023/05/16/fact-sheet-biden-harris-administration-announces-strategies-to-train-and-connect-american-workers-to-jobs-created-by-the-presidents-investing-in-america-agenda/" target="_blank">Invest in America</a>" Workforce Hubs in the country. Phoenix welcomed Senior Biden-Harris Administration officials, academic experts, labor representatives, and TSMC, NXP Semiconductors, Spirit Electronics, and Intel Corporation leadership, announcing multiple initiatives to cultivate the next generation of semiconductor industry talent. In addition to significant funding contributions, the City of Phoenix's workforce board sponsors the first-ever Registered Apprenticeship program in the advanced manufacturing industry.</p><p>“The new Phoenix-led Semiconductor Registered Apprenticeship Program is a remarkable achievement for the City of Phoenix and welcome addition to help bolster the Phoenix Business and Workforce Development Board's ongoing efforts to advance the manufacturing sector.  Thank you to Mayor Gallego for making workforce development a key cornerstone of her community and economic development strategy and for creating the conditions for this wonderful opportunity," said Sam Wolo, Chair, Phoenix Business and Workforce Development Board.<strong> </strong><strong> </strong> </p><p>Phoenix leads the way in advanced manufacturing and was selected due to the record level of private sector investments and talented workforce. To read the entire story, visit: <a href="https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2024/01/25/fact-sheet-biden-harris-administration-holds-workforce-hub-convening-in-phoenix-announces-commitments-to-support-talent-pipelines-into-good-jobs-in-semiconductor-manufacturing/" target="_blank">https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2024/01/25/fact-sheet-biden-harris-administration-holds-workforce-hub-convening-in-phoenix-announces-commitments-to-support-talent-pipelines-into-good-jobs-in-semiconductor-manufacturing/</a><br></p><p><br></p><p><strong>Media Contact:</strong><br>Athena Sanchez, Interim Communications Manager<br><a href="mailto:athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov/">athena.sanchez@phoenix.gov/</a> +1 602 621 0507​​<br></p></div>announcement ceremonyhttps://www.investinphoenix.com/Lists/News/Attachments/18/IMG_5756.jpg1/29/2024 10:19:03 PM