Carlos Contreras, Intel’s regional public affairs director, at Intel’s unveiling of its solar carport array in Chandler. (Photo by Mike Mertes, AZ BIG Media)
‘The Intel Story’ is topic for AAED February luncheon
“The Intel Story: Over $20 Billion of Investment in Arizona – What’s Next?” will be the topic at the Arizona Association for Economic Development’s (AAED) February luncheon. It will be held on Feb. 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at 2901 N. Seventh St. in Phoenix.
As part of the Economic Development Legend Series, Jason Bagley, government affairs manager for Intel, will share the story of the company’s investment in Arizona, what attracted the company to Arizona and why it continues to invest in the state.
Additionally, James Smith, CEcD, economic development innovation manager for the city of Chandler, will provide a community spotlight on Chandler, Intel’s Arizona hometown.
The cost of the luncheon is $45 for AAED members, $65 for non-members and $75 for late registrants. To register, visit www.aaed.com/event/feb13. The registration deadline is Thursday, Feb. 8 at noon. Vegetarian meals must be requested in advance. For more information, call AAED at (602) 240-AAED (2233), or visit www.aaed.com.
AAED, founded in 1974, has a mission to serve as Arizona’s unified voice advocating for responsible economic development through an effective program of professional education, public policy and collaboration.