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2016 Arizona Technology Council Annual Report

Posted on: Apr 19, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

It is the Council’s pleasure to present the 2016 Arizona Technology Council Annual Report, chronicling last year’s achievements. The Arizona technology industry experienced another outstanding year, with the technology workforce expanding, more startups being formed, and more companies relocating to Arizona. Last year’s accomplishments further validate the Council’s goal of securing Arizona as a competitive…

Spring 2017 TechConnect Magazine: The Additive Manufacturing Issue

Posted on: Apr 13, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

The Arizona Technology Council has been partnering with the Arizona Commerce Authority to publish the quarterly TechConnect magazine, which Council members turn to for the latest community technology news. The digital publication features information on industry trends, local innovations, and discoveries and research from the state’s universities and top research centers.The Spring 2017 edition of the magazine, “The Additive…

Top 5 Red Flags HR Managers Should Act On Right Away

Posted on: Apr 13, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

Guest post by Diversified Human Resources (DHR). HR managers have a number of responsibilities, but two of the most important ones are keeping company employees happy and productive, and making sure the company is in compliance with state and federal employment laws. While there is no shortage of things for an HR manager to worry about,…

2017 CompTIA Cyberstates Report Released

Posted on: Apr 5, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

The 2017 CompTIA Cyberstates Report was released on Monday and shows some great traction for the technology industry in the Greater Phoenix Metro area.Among other findings, the report shows the average tech wage at nearly $98k nearly doubling the $50,200 overall average annual salary of the region.Sector news showed a 3.4 percent year-over-year growth in the…

Arizona Technology Council Among Seven Chambers to Sign AZ + Mexico MOU

Posted on: Apr 5, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

During a recent trip to Hermosillo, Mexico, Arizona Technology Council President + CEO Steven G. Zylstra was among seven leaders to sign a collaborative exchange memorandum to benefit the Greater Phoenix and Hermosillo Metropolitan regions.The Arizona Technology Council, the Arizona Chamber of Commerce, the Black Chamber of Arizona, and the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce…

Sonora Quest Labs Named 2017 Exceptional Innovator

Posted on: Apr 5, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce recently announced the eight local corporate recipients for the 2017 IMPACT Awards. Through these awards, the Chamber honors the accomplishments of both small and large Valley companies that positively influence the business community and local economy.Arizona Technology Council member and Platinum Annual Sponsor, Sonora Quest Laboratories took home the…

AZTC Foundation CSO Program: National Technology Field Trip Day

Posted on: Apr 5, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

A 7th-grade member of Arizona Technology Council Foundation’s Chief Science Officer (CSO) program is credited with a creating a new National Technology Field Trip Day that connects students with private industry and higher-education organizations.Sage Foreman, a student at Centerra Mirage STEM Academy in Goodyear, suggested his idea to Arizona Governor Doug Ducey and the White…

April 2017 Tech Research + Development Update

Posted on: Apr 5, 2017 | By: Lauren Witte

Research Team Works to Decrease Anesthesia During SurgeryA team of researchers at The University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson and Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center-Phoenix has developed a method for treating anesthesia-induced hypothermia, a decrease in body temperature that occurs under anesthesia during surgery.To protect the intellectual property and license it to…