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Top 10 Arizona-based firms to invest in

Are Your Investments Safe Or Risky?

The recent bull market was one of the biggest in history, but then U.S. and global markets tumbled, hammering ordinary investors again. Despite the market’s record highs last year, the S&P 500 Index has posted an average annual growth rate of only 1.96 percent since 2000, which was more than cancelled out by the 2.3… Read More →

Tibshraeny Named Municipal Leader of the Year

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American City & County magazine has selected Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny as its Municipal Leader of the Year. Mayor Tibshraeny will be featured in the November edition of American City & County, which has been the voice of state and local government since 1909. The magazine serves city, county and state officials who are charged… Read More →

It takes fuel to win tech race

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Many of us can relate to thinking of Arizona’s economy as an automobile race. To win, you need a smooth race course, a fast car, a winning driver and high-powered fuel. Carrying that analogy into Arizona’s technology sector, it’s clear that a lot of resources have been invested and progress has been made in building… Read More →

AZ Business Magazine November/December 2012

AZ Business Magazine

AZ Business Magazine November/December 2012 Bring on the HEAT The Valley of the Sun has created the perfect climate for tech startups. Don’t believe me? What if I told you the Valley is almost as prolific as Silicon Valley for producing tech startup companies? Would you believe it? You should, because it’s a fact. According… Read More →

Arizona’s Largest Manufacturing Companies

Manufacturing Companies

Arizona’s 10 largest public and privately held manufacturing companies, ranked by the number of employees based on full-time equivalents of 40 hours per week and based on industry research. ŒRaytheon Co. Arizona employees in 2012: About 12,000 Employment change since 2011: Added about 500 jobs 2010 revenue: $25.2 billion Principal: Taylor W. Lawrence, president Company’s… Read More →