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10 Chase branches in Valley among first to launch green efforts

Current today announced the second phase of an ongoing collaboration with JPMorgan Chase & Co. to install new energy management and digital technologies that will increase the energy efficiency of roughly 4,500 Chase branches across the U.S., furthering the bank’s long-term commitment to environmental sustainability. Current’s new AllSites energy management system will utilize sensors, software and… Read More →

Phoenix consumer spending rises, small business benefits

There might be a break from a decline in consumer spending in Phoenix as year-over-year consumer spending increased nearly one percent in February, according to the Local Consumer Commerce Index released by JPMorgan Chase & Co. this month. In the past few years, there has been a general decline in consumer spending with lower growth from 2014 to 2016, but the… Read More →

Chase names Craig Zollinger to lead Arizona middle market banking

Craig Zollinger has been named region manager and head of Middle Market Banking & Specialized Industries (MMBSI) for JPMorgan Chase in Arizona, where the bank has more than 10,000 employees and is ranked first by the FDIC in deposit market share among the state’s financial institutions.  Zollinger will relocate to Phoenix from Utah and will… Read More →

JPMorgan Chase announces $150,000 grant for export assistance

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton joined Curtis Reed of JPMorgan Chase and other members of the Metro Phoenix Export Alliance (MPEXA) to announce new export assistance programs, which will be administered by the nonprofit organization, Partnership for Economic Innovation (PEI). Curtis Reed also announced that JPMorgan Chase has provided a $150,000 grant to support PEI’s implementation… Read More →

Chase gives $925K in grants to entrepreneurial nonprofits

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Eight local nonprofits working to help underserved entrepreneurs in the Valley received nearly $1 million in grants from JPMorgan Chase. Chase is giving out $925,000 between eight nonprofits that help local entrepreneurs expand their business through mentorships, small business loans, business development and workshops. Chase made the announcement Monday morning at the Galvanize offices during… Read More →

Tucson’s economy to grow in 2017, experts predict

Tucson’s economy continues to gain momentum with faster growth predicted for the next two years. That was one of the key takeaways from Friday’s University of Arizona Eller College of Management annual Economic Outlook Luncheon at the Westin La Paloma Resort in Tucson. More than 500 people packed the room to hear presenters George W. Hammond, director and… Read More →

Chase to hire 200, will host Nov. 29 job fair

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Chase has 200 job openings for experienced and inexperienced individuals in the Phoenix market, and is hosting a job fair to fill the positions. The job fair will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 29, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Phoenix Chase Tower, 201 N. Central Ave. The financial institution is hiring for… Read More →

Discovery Triangle Launches Healthy Initiative

The Discovery Triangle Development Corporation is launching a fresh food initiative that will bring a mobile produce market to underserved neighborhoods located in the Discovery Triangle. The “Fresh Express by Discovery Triangle” will sell fresh, affordable and high-quality fruits and vegetables out of a donated, retrofitted Valley Metro bus. A launch event was held on… Read More →

Phoenix Joins Initiative to Promote Global Trade

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The Greater Phoenix Economic Council announced the region has been selected as one of eight metro areas in the country to join a new exchange network created by the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of Brookings and JPMorgan Chase. The Exchange is a network of metropolitan areas committed to promoting greater global trade and… Read More →