As we enter into the final months of 2021 and look forward to a new year, the bv伟德国际1946 and 基金会 have been diligently working with Pearl Esau, 创始人 & CEO of Shàn Strategies, to develop a 3-year strategic plan. 与社会, 经济, and political environment experiencing significant changes over the last couple of years, the Chamber remains steadfast in our mission of engaging businesses to promote regional prosperity and serve as a catalyst for sustainable 经济 growth, 并蓬勃发展, 不同的社区. Our main pillars of work remain consistent with a primary focus on public policy, 经济发展, 员工发展, and connecting businesses with information, 资源, and other businesses for continued growth.

As a part of our strategic planning process, the Chamber solicited comprehensive feedback from our team as well as our members through surveys, 焦点小组, 和一对一访谈. 保持客观, we selected a diverse group of business leaders, 在各种行业, 业务规模, 和人口. Our strategic plan will not simply be a document on our website. This plan will guide our day-to-day operations and influence the way we serve the needs of Arizona’s community–oriented businesses, 导致繁荣昌盛, 受过良好教育的, 不同地区.

The key goals we hope to accomplish are to:

  1. Build a policy environment where business thrives, specifically through public affairs and diligent work of the Chamber’s PAC. We plan to introduce and support policies for sustainable 经济 growth and prosperity for all. We intend to foster and support innovation through start-up friendly policies and investments.
  2. Support Arizona’s business growth and retention. We intend to build Arizona’s brand as having a smart, 可持续的商业气候, strengthen the capacity of the businesses in Maricopa County and statewide, and strengthen post-pandemic small business support.
  3. Prepare diverse individuals with skills in targeted growth industries with quality jobs. Through the bv伟德国际1946 基金会’s pillars and initiatives, we aim to increase students completing aligned education to workforce programs, position Arizona education system to have nationally recognized workforce pathways and facilitate business access to diverse talent with required skills.

As we operationalize the strategic plan, our members and community can expect:

  1. More personalized experiences by providing businesses the information needed to succeed.
  2. Meaningful opportunities to connect with your peers in the business community.
  3. Further opportunities to contribute to developing the workforce you need to thrive.
  4. Amplified business voice in local politics

Using our strategic plan as a roadmap, the Chamber will lead Arizona’s business community on smart and sustainable fiscal, 经济, and environmentally sensitive growth. bv伟德国际1946勇敢地生活在bv伟德国际1946的 in all that we do—especially when it comes to tough advocacy work, or breaking barriers for the betterment of our state. bv伟德国际1946的团队会一直支持你! We hope you will partner with us as we strategically tackle the Valley’s greatest opportunities to create a better economy and community for you, 你的业务, and your family to grow and thrive.

 

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