Technology & Innovation

Accelerating Technology & Innovation

As one of the nation's youngest and fastest-growing states, Arizona's pioneering spirit encourages its reputation as a hub for testing and scaling new technologies. Companies are taking note that Arizona's vibrant ecosystem is the best place to make global change.

Industry at a Glance

Top 5

semiconductor and other electronic components manufacturing employment

Emsi, 2021

Top 5

technology & innovation manufacturing employment

Emsi, 2021

Top 10

Tech Hub: Phoenix

Business Facilities Magazine, 2021

Top 10

technology industry concentration and dynamism

Milken Institute, 2020

Innovation Ecosystem

Arizona is the best state in the nation for entrepreneurship, innovation and emerging technology. With a future-forward leadership team, Arizona continues to lead in creating an innovation-driven economy.

Innovate

Arizona Success Stories

Quotation Mark

"The enthusiasm for new tech from the public and Governor Ducey makes Arizona a place where innovation can thrive and companies like ours can set up roots."


Waymo

Waymo Gray

When autonomous vehicle entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley needed an environment open to new ideas, Arizona welcomed them. The state's pro-business climate and rich startup culture attract global giants as well as emerging tech leaders. With corporate and individual taxes among the lowest in the country, Arizona makes it efficient to start, operate and grow a business. Governor Doug Ducey is committed to knocking down business roadblocks and welcoming innovation leaders.

Pro-Innovation Policies

Arizona is the best state in the nation for entrepreneurship, innovation and emerging technology. With a future-forward leadership team, Arizona continues to lead in creating an innovation-driven economy.

Policy

Tech Talent

New ideas are embraced in Arizona. Tech talent in the state benefit from public-private partnerships that enhance learning opportunities and develop skills for the jobs of the future.

 

Talent

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Doing Business in Arizona

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1/25/2022

XNRGY Announces Construction of U.S. Headquarters in Arizona

PHOENIX, AZ (January 25, 2022) – XNRGY, one of the largest custom air handling manufacturers in North America, announced today the construction of a new cutting-edge manufacturing facility in the Greater Phoenix area, which will be designated as their headquarters. XNRGY’s 1 million-square-foot facility represents an estimated $300 million investment, creating more than 900 jobs for residents over time.

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1/20/2022

Sunlit Breaks Ground On Manufacturing Facility In Phoenix

PHOENIX, AZ (January 20, 2022) – Sunlit Chemical, a leading semiconductor chemical supplier based in Taiwan, broke ground today on its first U.S. manufacturing facility in Phoenix. Joined by Governor Doug Ducey, City of Phoenix leadership, legislators and economic and community leaders, the groundbreaking advances the state’s reputation as a national semiconductor leader and Arizona's unrivaled semiconductor industry supply chain.

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