Amazon To Open Fulfillment Center In Tucson, Add 1,500 Jobs

Despite passing on Arizona for the site of its upcoming second headquarters, Amazon is expanding in the state, into Tucson. The company announced Wednesday that Tucson will be the home of a new fulfillment center, bringing 1,500 new jobs to the city. Employees at the center will pick, pack and ship small items like books,[ … ]

Karen Mattull chosen as one of Tucson’s 40 Under 40

TUCSON (Aug 5, 2013) – Karen Mattull, SPHR, the director of human resources of BeachFleischman PC, has been selected as one of Tucson’s ‘40 Under 40’ winners. The award, co-hosted by the Arizona Daily Star and the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, recognizes young leaders in Tucson who have made an impact in the community.[ … ]

Good News for Arizona: Phoenix Number 1 for Economic Growth and Tucson Number 2

According to the latest Metro Monitor Report from the Brookings Institute, Phoenix has the highest gross metropolitan product growth in the nation with Tucson a close second. Gross metropolitan product is the total value of goods and services a metropolitan area produces. The report looked at this year’s first-quarter data on economic progress for the[ … ]