CREC Project News and Updates

CREC Conducts Aerospace & Defense Focus Group in Prescott, Arizona

February 18, 2015

CREC staff, Ron Kelly and Haden Springer, assisted the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) in conducting a focus group with companies serving aerospace and defense industries.These companies’ input will inform the development of a new interactive aerospace and defense supply chain database.

The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) is the leading economic development organization with a streamlined mission to grow and strengthen Arizona’s economy. The ACA uses a three-pronged approach to advance the overall economy: recruit, grow, create – recruit out-of-state companies to expand their operations in Arizona; work with existing companies to grow their business in Arizona and beyond; and partner with entrepreneurs and companies large and small to create new jobs and businesses in targeted industries.