City of Mesa Office of Economic Development

City of Mesa Office of Economic Development

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J.D. B. Global Connect: Expanding Through Export - Register for FREE Today!

Exporting is a major emphasis in state economic policy, and the Arizona Commerce Authority is combining forces with economic developers in Gilbert and Mesa for a half-day forum to teach businesses more about it. September...

The Arizona Commerce Authority is teaming with Mesa and Gilbert on event targeting businesses wanting to expand their export efforts.

  • 20 hours ago

J.D. B. Mesa to Swear in it's 40th Mayor - John Giles

We're very excited to swear in John Giles as the 40th Mayor of Mesa. A ceremonial swearing-in of Mesa’s 40th mayor, John Giles, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 18 at the Mesa Arts Centers’ Virginia G. Piper Theater from 6...

Sept. 4, 2014 Public Information and Communications Contact: Steven Wright Tel. 480-644-2069 steven.wright@mesaaz.gov Mesa, AZ – A ceremonial swearing-in of Mesa’s 40th mayor, John Giles, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 18...

  • 20 hours ago

Scott S. Welcome to Mesa, Arizona

As my term in office winds down, I am proud to say that I leave Mesa a little better than I found it. What a great team effort by the mayor, council, and city management.

“The Republican Party is, more than ever before in its history, an anti-urban party,” the New York Times op-ed page declared after the 2012 elections, a contest that saw the GOP trounced in city after blue-tinged city—and...

  • 21 hours ago

J.D. B. City of Mesa Forms New Downtown Vision Committee

Downtown Mesa has an opportunity that comes once in a lifetime. Light rail, opening as early as fall 2015, will transform the look, feel and accessibility of downtown while providing new market prospects and transit-oriented...

For more information contact City of Mesa Chief of Staff, Kathy Macdonald at kathy.macdonald@mesaaz.gov or (480) 644-3002.

  • 1 day ago

Scott S. Falcon Field Economic Activity Area Strategic Plan

In April 2014, the Mesa City Council, determined to accelerate the pace of economic progress and ensure the Falcon Field Strategic Development Area continues to grow jobs, announced the Falcon Strategic Visioning Commission....

  • 4 days ago

J.D. B. Benedictine University in Mesa to Host Open Houses for $10k MBA Program

Benedictine University at Mesa is inviting interested students to attend an open house about its 18-month $10K M.B.A. program at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 18 and Tuesday, October 14. The open houses will be held at...

Mesa, Arizona ~ Benedictine University at Mesa is inviting interested students to attend an open house about its 18-month $10K M.B.A. program at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 18 and Tuesday, October 14. The open houses...

  • 8 days ago

Kim L.

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Sept. 4, 2014 Public Information and Communications Contact: Steven Wright Tel. 480-644-2069 steven.wright@mesaaz.gov Mesa, AZ – A ceremonial swearing-in of Mesa’s 40th mayor, John Giles, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 18...

  • 9 days ago

Kim L. City of Mesa Receives International Award for Higher Education Initiative

The City of Mesa’s Office of Economic Development has been honored with the International Downtown Association (IDA) Award for the City’s Higher Education Initiative. The IDA announced the award on Sept. 4, 2014 during its...

  • 14 days ago

J.D. B. Manufacturers Finding Business-Friendly Environment in Arizona and Mesa

This article brings up some great issues facing Arizona and manufacturing today. We feel that Mesa is competitively positioned to take advantage of new initiatives that could make Arizona a prime location for new...

Gov. Jan Brewer has done a lot to make Arizona more competitive for manufacturing, economic development leaders say. “The repeal of the energy sales tax on gas and electricity is very big for us,” says Mark Dobbins,...

  • 16 days ago

J.D. B. Boulder Boats Announces New Expansion to Mesa

Boulder Boats, a Las Vegas based boat dealer will be expanding into the Phoenix, AZ market. Boulder Boats is Southern Nevada’s dealer for Malibu Boats, Axis Wake Research, Cobalt Boats, Phoenix Bass Boats and Sanger Boats....

  • 16 days ago