East Valley Partnership

Economist Sees Good Things ahead at EVP Thought Leader Forum

Original Article Via East Valley Tribune

Screen Shot 2017-12-13 at 9.56.42 AMThe economic forecast at East Valley Partnership’s annual SRP Thought Leader Forum projected a sense of measured optimism about the health of the economy at both a national and local level. read more

SRP and East Valley Partnership Host Entrepreneurship Forum

PHOENIX (Aug. 24, 2016) – The economic and social impact of entrepreneurship is one of the strongest and most dynamic forces in the Phoenix East Valley. Join the East Valley Partnership and Salt River Project (SRP) at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at the Hilton Phoenix-Mesa for PHX East Valley Entrepreneurship, a forum to understand entrepreneurial models, resources and how to support this impactful part of our economy. read more

My Turn: Gilbert Says Farewell to an Authentic Leader

It’s rare these days that you meet someone who can so easily connect with people on a personal level yet maintain those friendships even as difficult decisions are made. read more

East Valley Partnership Names Gilbert Mayor John Lewis President and CEO

After conducting a thorough search over the last four months that drew candidates from across the country, East Valley Partnership has named Gilbert Mayor John Lewis President and CEO. read more

2016 East Valley Breakfast with the Governor: Register Today!

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Downtown Gilbert Serves the Future

GIlbert Hertiage District

It’s the past, present and future of Gilbert’s Downtown Heritage District. Mayor John Lewis noted that the family friendly atmosphere was a large part of Gilbert’s success in re-developing the area, as well as being a reflection on Gilbert’s overall ethos during our October board meeting. read more

Our Prominent East Valley leader is retiring

Roc Arnett, East Valley Partnership President and CEO

Roc Arnett, East Valley Partnership President and CEO

East Valley Partnership Board of Directors and Members:
As you are most likely aware, our President & CEO, Roc Arnett, will be stepping down from his post at the end of 2015. We want to take this opportunity to recognize Roc’s enormous contributions to EVP as the first, full-time CEO. Roc has steered the Partnership with great success for the past thirteen years, and we are grateful for his vision, leadership, and energy. read more

EVP’s Arnett Interviewed on KFNN Money Radio- PHX East Valley

roc arnett

East Valley Partnership’s Roc Arnett was recently interviewed on KFNN Money Radio’s Business for Breakfast program on job growth and education in the PHX East Valley.  Listen to Arnett’s interview by clicking the above audio link and discover the growth of the East Valley for yourself! read more

2015 Economic Profile debuts

East Valley Partnership, in conjunction with Salt River Project (SRP) and Wells Fargo Bank, is proud to debut the 2015 PHX East Valley Economic Profile – a comprehensive look at our region, filled with the latest economic and demographic information. read more