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Arizona Technology Council selected as 2021 IMPACT Award winner

The Greater Phoenix Chamber has selected eight local companies as recipients of its 34th Annual IMPACT Awards. The IMPACT Awards honor the accomplishments of small and large Valley businesses and the positive influence they have on the community and economy. These recipients were selected from more than 100 businesses who were nominated for this honor.

The 2021 IMPACT Award recipients are:

Large Business Category (More than 250 employees):
Arizona Advocate – Honeywell Aerospace
Community Champion – Boys & Girls Club of the Valley
Economic Driver – Amazon
Exceptional Innovator – Waste Management of Arizona

Small to Medium Business Category (250 employees or fewer):
Arizona Advocate – Arizona PBS
Community Champion – Valley of the Sun United Way
Economic Driver – Telgian Holdings, Inc.
Exceptional Innovator – Arizona Technology Council

The two 2021 IMPACT Businesses of the Year will be selected from these honorees and announced during the virtual 34th Annual IMPACT Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 13 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Individual tickets are $55 for Chamber members and $110 for non-members. Packages of 10 are $500 for Chamber members and $1,000 for non-members.  Register today at 2021 IMPACT Awards – May 13, 2021 – Greater Phoenix Chamber.

“The Greater Phoenix Chamber is proud to honor this year’s IMPACT Award recipients. These businesses represent the innovation and development happening in Greater Phoenix, and we are thrilled to shed light on their incredible work,” said Greater Phoenix Chamber president and CEO Todd Sanders. “We look forward to seeing their continued investment in the region as they contribute to economic prosperity and community connectivity in Arizona for years to come.”

Congratulations to the 2021 IMPACT Award Finalists:

More than 250 employees:
Biodesign Institute at ASU
Mercy Care
Shamrock Foods Company

250 employees or fewer:
Center for the Future of Arizona
Slalom LLC

About the Greater Phoenix Chamber
Representing 2,400 businesses across the Greater Phoenix region, the Greater Phoenix Chamber promotes regional prosperity by serving as a catalyst for economic vitality and strong communities. The Chamber pursues this mission by collaborating with business, political and community leaders to grow the regional talent pool, create a regional approach to economic development and drive a pro-Arizona agenda.


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