Millions of people choose to live in Arizona or were born here, and stay. We want to know why. It's part of our statewide initiative to unify Arizona’s message and brand.
We Are PHX
It’s no slogan. It’s a 48 year way of life.
Our State of Football
Game day is a state of mind. This is our "State of Football". Everything it means to be a fan of the Arizona Cardinals in three minutes.
When ZocDoc decided to expand beyond their East Coast operations, they needed a skilled and ready workforce and a location that allowed them to ramp up quickly.
Innovation in Arizona
Arizona is home to booming start ups and thriving corporate giants. With a unique tech culture, unmatched quality of life and a top ranked skilled workforce, Arizona is an ideal climate for tech companies to succeed.
Venture Ready Recipient: Beckon Call
Dr. Jeffery Becker, President of Beckon Call shares how the Venture Ready Program has impacted his company in a positive way.
Company Profile: Pivot Manufacturing
Pivot Manufacturing is a full-service contract manufacturer with more than 20 years of experience in machining, milling and assembly of high-quality parts that are essential for mission-critical uses.
Company Profile: Frito Lay
Casa Grande, Arizona is home to Frito-Lay's near net zero plant, the first of its kind. This innovation facility essentially works "off the grid" running primarily on renewable energy sources and recycled water, while producing nearly zero landfill waste.
Company Profile: Instant Bioscan
Instant BioScan manufactures game-changing innovation in the world of optical technology and instruments. The company has developed an optical scanning machine that monitors water quality for medical, industrial, municipal and numerous other uses.
Company Profile: Nichols Precision
Nichols Precision is focused on providing machined parts that require supreme precision from manual machines to fully automated CNC mills and lathes.
Company Profile: Kahtoola
Kahtoola, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells snowshoes, crampons, and personal traction systems for winter adventure. They offer a variety of mountain and running shoes, pocket-sized traction systems and non-technical/flexible hiking and walking crampons.
Company Profile: University of Arizona Lunar Greenhouse
The Prototype Lunar Greenhouse (LGH) equipped as a Bioregenerative Life Support System (BLSS) through the design and construction of an innovative hydroponic plant growth chamber.
Company Profile: Heliae
Heliae is a platform technology company that uses sunlight and low-cost carbon feedstocks to produce high-value products from algae. Based in Gilbert, Ariz., Heliae is leveraging its core production technology into four target markets: personal care, nutrition, therapeutics, and agrosciences.
Company Profile: Barrow Neurological Institute
Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, is internationally recognized as a leader in neurological research and patient care.
Company Profile: Bio 5
The University of Arizona’s BIO5 Oro Valley is the State’s translational drug discovery and development center which is focused on bringing new therapies to patients. The center houses an extensive library of over 100,000 compounds to partner with disease biologists to find new potential drugs and manage the drug discovery and development process through to IND filing.
Arizona Innovation Challenge Winner: Clear Demand
Jim Sills, CEO of Clear Demand is a recipient of the Arizona Innovation Challenge. Jim's video shares his experience through the process including the fact the his company applied for this challenge four times before finally winning.
Arizona Innovation Challenge Winner: Recoleta
Alan Alexander, CEO of Recoleta shares his experience applying for the Arizona Innovation Challenge. Recoleta applied for the challenge two times prior to winning. Join Alan Alexander as he highlights the program and its benefits.
Arizona Innovation Challenge Winner: Photon
Dave Engert, President and CEO of Photon shares his experience competing in the Arizona Innovation Challenge and gives thanks to Arizona for offering a program of this kind.
Endless outdoor adventure, world-class golf, unparalleled shopping, vibrant cultures, historic landmarks and amazing art scenes are just the beginning of all the things you can see, do and experience in Arizona.
AIAF Recipient: Traklight
Watch as Mary Juetten, CEO of Traklight shares her experience with the AIAF program.
STEP Recipient: Rigid Industries
Rigid Industries, based in Gilbert, AZ wanted to expand into international markets. Watch as Seth Anderson describes his encounter with the Arizona STEP program.
AZ Fast Grant Recipient: Prime Solutions Group, Inc
Joe Marvin, President of Prime Solutions Group, Inc discusses his experience applying for the AZ Fast Grant.
AIAF Recipient: Pride Group
Watch as Ross M. Corwin, CEO of Pride Group describes his experience with the Arizona Commerce Authority and the AIAF program.
Solana Generating Station
Arizona is home to Solana, the world's largest solar plan of its kind. Unlike other solar-powered electrical plants, Solana produces electricity at full capacity for up to six hours after sunset, using Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) technology with solar thermal storage.
Navigator Program: Phacil
Watch as Arman Afsar discusses the many benefits to utilziing the Arizona Commerce Authority's Navigator Program.
Venture Ready Program: Outski
Greg Nickolson shares the journey Outski took to achieve their goals and to launch a product.
AZ Fast Grant Recipient: SiO2 Nanotech
Clarizza Watson explains why AZ Fast Grant was a good fit for SiO2 Nanotech.
AZ Fast Grant Recipient: NMIC Nano
Watch as Kevin Loutfy, CEO of NMIC Nano discusses his veiws on AZ Fast Grant.
Navigator Recipient: GT Advanced Technologies
Linda Luman, VP of Human Resources at GT Advanced Technologies shares how the Navigator Program was instumental in connecting GT Advanced Technologies with the critical resources needed to open their Arizona office.
Navigator Recipient: GT Advanced Technologies
Linda Luman of GT Advanced Technologies explains how the Navigator Program has been benificial towards the company.
Business in Arizona: Garmin
Garmin chose Arizona for its great workforce, higher education, and quality of life.
Growth in Arizona
Discover what business like Apple, Boeing, and Intel already know.