Thursday, December 25, 2008

AZIGG Global Business Fair Jan 12th at 5:30pm

At the next AZIGG event, the government, education and business resources that help Phoenix-area companies grow globally will be available on a walking tour. The AZIGG Global Business Fair is being held across the 27th floor at Squire, Sanders & Dempsey on the evening of January 12th starting at 5:30pm.

Business owners considering global expansion in 2009 should attend.

Monday, January 12th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Location: Squire, Sanders & Dempsey
(Two Renaissance Square, 40 N Central Avenue, 27th Floor, Phoenix)
Investment $40 ($50 after January 6th) includes dinner and hosted bar.


Here are the organizations that will have a table at the AZIGG Global Business Fair.

Association, Non-Profit and Government Resources
Arizona Department of Commerce
Arizona District Export Council
Arizona State University
Arizona Technology Council
City of Phoenix, International Development
Greater Phoenix Economic Council
Greater Phoenix SCORE
Indo-American Chamber of Commerce
Maricopa County Small Biz Enterprise
Maricopa County Workforce Development
New Global Citizens
Phoenix Committee on Foreign Relations
Thunderbird School of Global Management
US Export Assistance Center
World Affairs Council of Arizona

Int’l Consulates
Consulate of Canada
Consulate of Mexico

Int’l Businesses and Service Providers

Asian Bank of Arizona
BizLogic Technologies
Colonia Bank
Eclectic Communications
ESI Global Logistics
Growth Nation
MSS Technologies
Renaissance Executive Forums
RSM McGladrey
SLK Holdings
Solugenix Corporation
Sonoran Bank
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey
TechOne IT
The John Adam Show (KFNN, 1510)
Transperfect Translations
VistageWeber Advantage Consulting

More information here:

Come join us on the international walking tour on January 12th!

All the best, Doug,

AZIGG Event at SkySong Explored International Growth

On December 1st at AZIGG, five entrepreneurial executives discussed how business owners can scale their Arizona-based businesses using global resources. The discussion was attended by 120 internationalists including guests Allanah Isherwood (British Consulate, LA) and Rick Stephenson (Canadian Consulate).

Abhay Jajoo. Eupath incubates overseas operations for firms looking to save money on software development, legal contract management and analytics.
Cliff Schertz. Tiempo Development lowers clients' costs with software development and QA services supplied from facilities in Northern Mexico.

Dave Rice. True Cloud helps emerging and medium-sized companies by providing "Less IT, More Growth".
Sarit Kommineni. SLK helps small businesses reduce cost and scale their growth through outsourced medical transcription, software development and e-learning.

Sharad Mankapure. BizLogic Technologies offers outsourced IT support, personal assistance, data processing and recruiting help to mid-sized firms.
Photography by Laird Brown
Happy Holidays!
Doug Bruhnke, Founder of AZIGG