Tempe encouraging city businesses to support gender equal-pay initiative

Tempe’s initiative to develop a pilot program ensuring pay equity based on gender is being launched with a search for businesses wanting to be part of the campaign to certify champions of equal pay.

Major HR firm locating in Tempe, will hire 1,500 by next spring

The city’s wide ranging diversity and its abundance of talent were factors in an investment of nearly $34 million in developing a new Tempe location for ADP, a global provider of payroll and other human-resources services.

Exhibit on track for trip back to Tempe’s railroading heyday

The evolution of trains – not to mention the basis of Tempe’s current transit system—wheeled its way into the Tempe Historical Museum during the recent opening of the Trains in Tempe exhibit.

Strategy helps Tempe grow partnerships, gain ground in education

Being a highly educated city holds enormous potential for the future of Tempe.

Chandler moves forward to create a world-class economy

The city of Chandler has long understood that a strong export economy is a critical component to the foundation of our local robust business economy.

Tempe Chamber selects longtime organization exec as its new president, CEO

The Tempe Chamber of Commerce has named the current president and chief executive officer of the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce as the successor to Mary Ann Miller, who retired effective Oct. 1.

$1.4 billion SRP project reclaims a Tempe ‘Legend’

The face of the East Valley is about to change again, thanks to a new development called “The Grand at Papago Park Center,” which officials of the local utility provider the Salt River Project have announced.

Zombie Walk promises a frightfully fun stage for pre-Halloween art apocalypse

If the sounds of shuffling feet and the munching of human brains don’t deter you, Oct. 21 promises to offer a frightfully good prospect for fun.

Tempe could skirt NYC as hub for fashionista flair

Look out New York and Los Angeles: Tempe has its sights set on creating its own one-of-a-kind fashion hub.

Tempe Center for the Arts’ new exec has big plans for the Valley’s ‘Artistic Jewel’

Tempe Center for the Arts has named Luis Ruiz as its new general manager, with responsibility for day-to-day operations of a facility touted as the “jewel in the crown” of a city known Valley-wide for its support of the arts.