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3rd Quarter 2020 Economic Reporter Newsletter


Arizona's biggest economic development wins of 2019 - 12-2-19

City of Mesa Office of Economic Development welcomes new deputy director of strategic initiatives

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport leases final parcels for $21M development 9-25-19

Abrazo Mesa Hospital opening Fall 2019 - 8-23-19


Mesa welcomes Cognizant to Waypoint at Mesa Riverview - 8-19-18

Titan Solar Power moves headquarters to Mesa - 8-2-18

Mesa rated among best big cities to live in - 7-23-18

City of Mesa launches new branded signage program for Falcon District - 7-18-18

Mesa and ASU partner to add more higher education programs downtown - 6-19-18

Mesa’s Falcon Field receives Airport of the Year honors - 6-12-18

Piper Plastics to locate 90K SF manufacturing facility in Mesa - 6-6-18

CyrusOne purchase nearly 70 acres in Mesa for major data center campus - 6-5-18

Aerospace company opens headquarters in Mesa - 5-31-18

City of Mesa announces approved Opportunity Zones Federal program aims to spur investment by providing tax benefits to investors. - 5-31-18

National Comedy Theatre moves to Downtown Mesa - 5-24-18

Mesa selects LPC / Harvard Investments to build 1.35M SF Class A office campus - 5-22-18

Eclipse Automation opens new high-tech manufacturing facility in Mesa - 5-10-18

EuroContempo opens 72K SF automated manufacturing operation in Mesa - 5-8-18

Commercial Metals Company groundbreaking for CMC Steel Arizona spooler expansion in Mesa - 4-25-18

EdgeCore breaks ground on 1.25M SF data center campus - 3-7-18

City of Mesa launches new interactive technology to virtually promote economic development opportunities - 2-21-18

Mesa named one of the most artistic cities in the U.S. - 2-15-18

Mesa to host international cybersecurity conference, SOURCE Conference 2018 - 1-25-2018

Precision Heli-Support relocates local, nationwide aviation services to Mesa’s Falcon Field Airport - 1-18-18

SkyBridge Arizona marks new era in cross-border commerce - 1-5-18


Mesa startup, GT Medical Technologies, Inc. named Fall 2017 awardee of Arizona Innovation Challenge Grant - 12-20-17

Eclipse Automation opens new facility in Mesa - 11-29-17

Falcon Field Business Center, a large industrial facility, breaks ground near Falcon Field Airport - 11-28-17

Mesa welcomes new Residence Inn by Marriott - 10-17-17

City of Mesa Office of Economic Development receives accreditation by the International Economic Development Council - 9-5-17

Mesa ranked among safest cities in the US - 8-25-17

Opus Development Company breaks ground for new industrial facility - 8-16-17

The Premiere at Dana Park luxury apartment community eyes completion - 7-31-17

Aerospace/defense company to add jobs in Mesa expansion - 6-13-17

LaunchPoint businesses recognized at City Council meeting - 6-7-17

Niagara Bottling to add 450,000-square-foot facility in Mesa - 6-2-17

Constant Aviation announces new location at Mesa's Gateway Airport - 5-22-17

DuPont Fabros Technology Inc. to build data center campus in Mesa - 5-10-17

Able Aerospace Services, Inc. recognized as top exporter - 4-26-17

Award winning City Bakery opens production facility in Mesa - 4-17-17

Affordable live-work artist housing breaks ground in Mesa - 3-24-17

Cabinet manufacturer to locate operations in Mesa's Gateway Area - 3-2-17


Infineon celebrates the expansion of its Mesa semiconductor fabrication facility

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority Names J. Brian O'Neill Executive Director

City of Mesa Office of Economic Development receives Arizona Data Center Award

LAUNCHPOINT relocation to downtown Mesa sparks new activity

Office of Economic Development receives international Excellence in Economic Development award

$10M project gets underway at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport

Mesa Office of Economic Development welcomes new deputy director

City of Mesa launches Business Districts Opportunity Maps

Dexcom to expand manufacturing operation to Mesa

H Mart to bring Asian-American supermarket to Mesa

City of Mesa Office of Economic Development receives state economic development awards

Dexcom brings 500 jobs to Mesa

Lots of moving parts led to new manufacturing facility in Mesa

Harvard Investments and East Valley Institute of Technology create partnership through development of Cadence at Gateway Master-Planned Community

CEOs rank Arizona 6th best state to do business

The $120M acquisition of Mesa's Alpine Valley Bread Co. was ACG "Deal of the Year"

Top reason why Dexcom chose Mesa

Grand opening for Santander Consumer USA in Mesa's Fiesta District

Boeing's Mesa plant gets $1.5B Apache contract

Holmes Spring Manufacturing moves to Mesa, brings 21 jobs 

Grand opening for new ATS headquarters in Mesa

Chicago Cubs post another record-breaking spring training season in Mesa, AZ

New owners purchase downtown Mesa Marriott hotel, will invest $13 million in renovations

Textron Aviation purchasing Mesa-based Able Engineering

$10M international supermarket opening in Mesa

AT Still University will expand Mesa campus adding 122K SF academic building


Grand opening for Courtyard by Marriott near Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport

Search and rescue group orders new helicopters from Mesa-based MD Helicopter

Grand opening for National General Lender Services in Mesa’s Fiesta District

GO Financial celebrates grand opening of new Mesa headquarters

Santander Consumer USA Inc. will bring 970 jobs to Mesa’s Fiesta District

Lending specialty insurance provider locates operations in Mesa’s Fiesta District

CMC Steel celebrates grand opening of three new buildings in Mesa

Mesa grabs 500-worker corporate headquarters at Waypoint development

How Mesa secured 1,000 jobs from Texas financial firm

National General Lender Services locates operations in Mesa

More Mesa jobs: 400 (more) coming to Fiesta District

City of Mesa, Mesa Chamber launch

City of Mesa launches

Mesa ranked Best Big City in the Southwest

Epic-Premier Insurance Solutions moves to larger facility in downtown Mesa

Mesa selected as one of first cities to participate in Bloomberg Philanthropies’ “What Works Cities” initiative

Autoline Industries acquires historic site for new manufacturing facility in Mesa

Hacienda HealthCare opens Hacienda Children's Hospital in Mesa

City and Oakland A’s celebrate completion of Hohokam Stadium/Fitch Park renovations

Santander Consumer USA Holdings plans Mesa, AZ operations center

Nearly 1500 new jobs for Mesa’s Fiesta District 

Financial firm bringing nearly 1000 jobs to Mesa

23 Best Things to Do in Mesa

Phoenix Magazine names Mesa business the Best Day Spa

Money Magazine names Mesa the Best Big City in the Southwest

Over 100,000 square foot adaptive reuse office project just completed in the Fiesta District

Why Did Apple Keep Promise to City of Mesa, Arizona?

Mt. Baker Vapor to move operations to Mesa

Mesa self-certification cuts up to two weeks off development process

Metso expands service capabilities with new facility in Arizona serving customers in southwestern USA and northern Mexico

Governor Doug Ducey Announces Major Apple Expansion in Arizona

Money Magazine names Mesa #3 for Best Places for Outdoor Lovers

Visit Mesa launches City Limitless® Travel App

Health Care of the Future: Ulthera's acquisition sets stage for new growth

Welcome to Mesa: Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport adds new carrier

Mesa jumpstarting downtown development in advance of light rail completion

Mesa’s Fiesta District undergoes yet another revitalization

Fiesta Corporate Campus designed to bring hundreds of new jobs to former Macy’s building at Fiesta Mall

City welcomes new employer to downtown Mesa

Editor’s View – Mesa/East Valley, a great place to invest

The Multiplier Effect of Apple’s $2 billion Global Command Center in Mesa

Go Toward the Light – Why Apple came to Mesa

Cloud Infrastructures – Apple’s Global Command Center, data center location opportunities in Mesa

How Intel and Boeing Are Helping These Kids Learn STEM Skills

Metso expands service capabilities with new facility in Arizona serving customers in southwestern USA and northern Mexico

Special Devices Inc. breaks ground on $25M expansion of Mesa facility

Fiesta Corporate Campus designed to bring hundreds of new jobs to former Macy’s building at Fiesta Mall

$600M sale of Ulthera named Deal of the Year for 2014 

Epic-Premier Insurance Solutions moves to larger facility in downtown Mesa