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Arizona Good Business Summit

January 30 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Building a legacy as a purpose-driven business is the goal of the Arizona Good Business Summit. Hosted by Local First Arizona, the summit is open to all business owners and community leaders, and features national and local leading experts rethinking traditional business models and bridging the connection between thriving enterprises and healthy communities.

“The Arizona Good Business Summit was created for businesses to stand out from their competitors and grow by having a positive impact on the community,” explains Thomas Barr, executive director of Local First Arizona, noting Arizona’s premier business leaders and experts will share their experiences to show it’s possible to increase profits while forging a legacy as a purpose-driven business here in Arizona.

For entrepreneurs, small businesses and long-lasting enterprises in attendance, the full-day agenda aims to bolster business as a force for good. Topics include disrupting broken systems in business for the betterment of community and redefining corporate social responsibility through true examples of accountability and stewardship. 

Local First Arizona has attracted keynote speaker Kim Jordan, co-founder of New Belgium Brewing. In twenty-five years as an entrepreneur, Jordan has developed her company to be the intersection of business and community and will share her story of being recognized as one of the most innovative companies in America.

Founded in 2003 by Executive Director Kimber Lanning, Local First Arizona is a community and economic development organization working to build a diverse, inclusive and prosperous Arizona economy by innovatively connecting people, locally owned businesses, and communities.


January 30
10:00 am - 6:00 pm


Phoenix Convention Center
West Building, Third Floor 100 N. Third St.
Phoenix, AZ United States


Local First Arizona
(602) 956-0909