Mayor Gallego Announces New Initiative to Transform Phoenix Into a More Inclusive, Sustainable Smart City

Thunderbird School of Global Management

Thunderbird School of Global Management is spearheading a new initiative with the City of Phoenix and Mayor Kate Gallego aimed at making the Valley of the Sun a global business player and an inclusive, sustainable smart city. Mayor Gallego announced this exciting initiative at today's state of the city speech. She asked Thunderbird's Dean and Director General, Dr. Sanjeev … [More]

Arizona REALTORS® Donate $25,000 to the Arizona Housing Fund

Arizona Association of REALTORS®

The Arizona Association of REALTORS® recently approved a donation of  $25,000 to the Arizona Housing Fund (AZHF) on behalf of the 2020 REALTORS® of  Arizona Political Action Committee (RAPAC) Major Investors. The Arizona Housing Fund is a dedicated and sustainable funding source for nonprofit agencies that build and operate permanent supportive, low-income, and working poor … [More]

With New Capabilities in Metal 3D Printing, Engineering Products Co. Expands its Presence

PADT

PADT, a globally recognized provider of numerical simulation, product development, and 3D printing products and services, today announced it has installed an advanced metal 3D printer from EOS, a global leader in the industrial metal 3D printing technologies, at its headquarters facility in Tempe, Arizona. With this increase in AM process and material capability, PADT can not … [More]

Their Take: Lives and Livelihoods Meet at the Mask

by Pam Kehaly

When a public health emergency was declared in Arizona on March 11, followed by school closures, teleworking, limited gatherings, business closures, elective surgery postponements, and, 20 days later, a stay at home order, Arizonans experienced a double-whammy. Both personal safety and economic security were under siege. Our daily lives changed tremendously nearly … [More]

Amazon Begins Pharmacy Services

Amazon

Amazon.com, Inc. announced two new pharmacy offerings to help customers conveniently purchase their prescription medications. Amazon Pharmacy, a new store on Amazon, allows customers to complete an entire pharmacy transaction on their desktop or mobile device through the Amazon App. Using a secure pharmacy profile, customers can add their insurance information, manage … [More]

Healthcare Co. Offers Mental Health Resources During the Holiday Season

Magellan Healthcare, Inc.

Magellan Healthcare, the behavioral and specialty health subsidiary of Magellan Health, Inc., announced programs and resources to support individuals as they manage the holidays amidst a global pandemic. “COVID-19 has dramatically changed how we typically celebrate holidays, special events and celebrations. For many people, cherished traditions and religious events … [More]

Hiring Software Co. Study Shows What’s Ahead for 2021 Job Market

ThinkWhy

ThinkWhy, a SaaS company helping businesses navigate the labor market, has released a 2021 job market outlook report encompassing an analysis and forecast of the 2021 job market with recovery projections through 2025. Including major themes for the year to come, as well as a look at the impact of COVID-19 on the 2020 labor market, the 2021 Outlook report includes recovery … [More]

Arizona Coyotes and WESTMARC Partner on Roundtable with Focus on Building Community

WESTMARC

Change brings opportunity! The Arizona Coyotes new leadership, President & CEO Xavier Gutierrez and WESTMARC President & CEO Sintra Hoffman are partnering to co-host a business roundtable discussion on December 10th, from 3pm – 5pm at the Gila River Arena in Glendale. The purpose of the business roundtable is to strengthen the West Valley community’s connections with … [More]

Considerations for the Food & Beverage Industry Amidst a Global Pandemic

by Katie Scardello

With its rich agricultural history, and as home to some of the most skilled farmers in the country, Maricopa County is one of the nation’s top food producers. While Maricopa’s agriculture industry is valued at $1.95 billion per year according to the City of Phoenix, the coronavirus has caused rapid surges and declines in demand, impacting various sectors of the food and … [More]

Innovation Acceleration Center Opens in Chandler, First of Its Kind

Compound Photonics

Compound Photonics US Corporation (CP, also known as CP Display), a leader in compact high performance microdisplay solutions for Augmented and Mixed Reality (AR/MR), announced its opening of MiAC (MicroLED Innovation Acceleration Center) in Chandler, Arizona. It will be the first industry known fab in the world dedicated to accelerate the time-to-market of sub 5 µm pixel … [More]