Momentum Monday: Mike Auger & Don Pierson
Here is what these two industry experts say that Arizona needs to of to keep growing its technology sector. Read more on pages 109-112 in AzBusiness January/February edition.
Mike Auger, CEO and founder of PikFly“We need continued involvement
by the government and cities to
encourage relocation of business to
Arizona. We also need to continue to<
build a thriving investment community.
History has proven that if the money is
here, the businesses will come.”
Don Pierson, CEO, SpotlightSales
“Primarily, stay the course. The Arizona
Angel Investment Tax Credit has been
especially helpful in helping startups
attract capital. That needs to continue.
And organizations like GPEC and the
Arizona Commerce Authority need to
continue to be funded so they can be aggressive and
progressive on behalf of the Arizona tech industries.”