FY17 ANNUAL REPORT The Fiscal Year 2017 Office of Economic Development Annual Report is now available. This comprehensive report breaks down the successes of FY17, along with a full recap of the goals and major accomplishments of the Five Year Strategic Plan.
SILENT-AIRE CUTS RIBBON ON U.S. HEADQUARTERS IN GILBERT
Last month Silent-Aire cut the ceremonial ribbon on their new U.S. headquarters located at Park Lucero in Gilbert. This expansion project will result in $16M in capital investment, 146k+ square-feet, and 425 new and retained jobs.
MEET OUR NEW TOURISM ADMINISTRATOR!
Using the Gilbert strategic plan for tourism, Glenn Schlottman will be responsible for overseeing and executing all strategies related to the promotion of tourism within Gilbert.
MEET OUR NEW BUSINESS ATTRACTION ADMINISTRATOR!
Lauren Conangla will be responsible for establishing, developing, and maintaining relationships with national and international businesses with the goal of bringing new investment and jobs to Gilbert.
GILBERT OED AWARDED FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS
The Gilbert OED team recently received awards from the International Economic Development Council and the Public Relations Society of America Phoenix Chapter for 2016 economic development programs.